Rahul Gandhi: Ranjit Savarkar, the grandson of eer Savarkar, threatened to report Rahul Gandhi to the police on Tuesday if “he does not apologies for his statement regarding Savarkar.” “If Rahul Gandhi does not apologise for his remark against Savarkar, I will lodge a FIR against him. Veer Savarkar has been disrespected by Rahul Gandhi and the Congress party previously. It is terrible that he keeps saying this without offering an apology “says Ranjit Savarkar, VD Savarkar’s grandson.
Congress spokesman made disparaging statements when Uddhav Thackeray was the CM
“I also requested Uddhav Thackeray to beg Rahul Gandhi to apologise for denigrating Savarkar on behalf of his alliance partner.” Ranjit Savarkar continued, A Congress spokesman made disparaging statements against Veer Savarkar when Uddhav Thackeray was the chief minister, but he did nothing. “I have already made two complaints against Rahul Gandhi at the Dadar police station,” he continued. “He had referred to VD Savarkar as “deshdrohi” five years prior. About that, the court ordered the police station to notify Rahul Gandhi, and I am investigating. His comments against Savarkar in the Bharat Jodo Yatra led to the second case. I’ll lodge a complaint once again. We must resolve this matter so that Savarkar’s reputation is not continually tarnished. We must handle it in court. There is no historical evidence that Savarkar had expressed regret prior to the British Raj.
Ranjit Savarkar claimed that whatever the former MP is doing is childish
On March 25, Congressman Rahul Gandhi responded to a query on whether he ought to have offered an apology for his comments about the United Kingdom and the Modi surname during a news conference in Delhi “Savarkar is not my name. Gandhi is my name. Gandhi never apologised to anyone, according to the proverb “Gandhi kisi se maafi nahi maangta.” “Rahul Gandhi was challenged by Savarkar’s grandson on Monday to provide documentation that Savarkar had expressed regret to Colonial officials. In response to Rahul Gandhi’s Savarkar statement, Ranjit Savarkar claimed that whatever the former MP is doing is “childish.”
Rahul Gandhi to two years in prison on March 23 in a 2019 criminal defamation case
Rahul Gandhi had already referenced Savarkar’s apology to the British. The Congressman alleged that VD Savarkar used to submit mercy petitions to be released from the Andaman cellular jail and also received a pension from the British Raj during his Bharat Jodo Yatra in November of last year. Even worse, he claimed that Savarkar had aided the British in their fight for independence. A Surat court convicted Rahul Gandhi to two years in prison on March 23 in a 2019 criminal defamation case for his remark that “why all robbers have Modi surname.” He was removed from the Lok Sabha the following day as of the date of his conviction in the case.