The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Monday criticised the Congress’ ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’, saying spending 18 days in Left-ruled Kerala and simply two in BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh is a “strange way to fight BJP-RSS”.
The comment prompted a powerful response from the Congress which derided the Left because the “A team” of the BJP within the southern state.
The CPI(M) tweeted a caricature of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi with textual content questioning if it was a “Bharat Jodo” or “Seat Jodo” marketing campaign. “18 days in Kerala…2 days in UP. Strange way to fight BJP-RSS,” learn the textual content.
— CPI (M) (@cpimspeak) September 12, 2022
The picture additionally carried maps of Kerala and Uttar Pradesh illustrating the distinction of their dimension. Responding to the tweet, Jairam Ramesh, Congress General Secretary in cost Communications, mentioned, “Do your homework better on how and why yatra was planned the way it is. And silly criticism from a party that is the A team of BJP in the land of MunduModi.”
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