Delhi BJP MP Gautam Gambhir on Friday slammed Punjab Congress chief Navjot Sidhu for calling Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan his “elder brother”, asking him to ship his youngsters to the border earlier than making such remarks.
The cricketer-turned-politician additionally mentioned India has been preventing towards terrorism sponsored by Pakistan for 70 years and it’s “shameful” on a part of Mr Sidhu to name the prime minister of a “terrorist nation” his massive brother.
“Ship ur son or daughter to the border & then name a terrorist state head ur massive brother! #Disgusting #Spineless (sic),” he tweeted.
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) November 20, 2021
Mr Sidhu, who provided prayers at Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara in Pakistan earlier within the day, was effusive in his reward for Imran Khan.
“Imran Khan is my elder brother. I’m enormously honoured. He (Imran Khan) gave us loads of love,” he mentioned.
Mr Gambhir, the Lok Sabha MP from East Delhi, additional mentioned in a press release, “Does Sidhu do not forget that Pakistani terrorists killed greater than 40 of our civilians and jawans in Kashmir within the final one month?”
Mr Sidhu, a former Group India member, had earlier courted controversy by embracing then Pakistan Military chief Basic Bajwa throughout a go to to the neighbouring nation in 2018.
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