There are still few months left for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections and the Congress is making constant efforts to strengthen its position here. Meanwhile, a book by former Law Minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid has created a political ruckus. Khurshid has written this book regarding the Supreme Court’s decision on Ayodhya. In his book, Khurshid, while justifying the Ayodhya verdict, has advised to move ahead from this issue, while on the other hand he has compared Hindutva with terrorist organizations like ISIS and Boko Haram. Controversy has deepened due to this comparison that the book was launched late on Wednesday evening and in less than 24 hours a complaint has been filed against Khurshid with the Delhi Police.
This complaint has been made by a lawyer named Vivek Garg to the Delhi Police Commissioner and appealed to register the case. Khurshid has been accused of defaming Hindutva.
In the book, Salman Khurshid has said that ‘Hindutva is used for political gains, it is mentioned more during the election campaign’. In the book, he said that ‘Hindutva is being promoted by shunning Sanatan Dharma or Classical Hinduism’. Comparing Hindutva with terrorist organizations like ISIS and Boko Haram in the book, Salman Khurshid said that Hindutva is setting aside the Sanatan and ancient Hinduism of saints, which is in every way like ISIS and jihadi Islamic organizations like Boko Haram. Is.
Criticism of some leaders of Congress party
Discussing the impact of Hindutva politics in the country in the book, Salman Khurshid writes, “In my own party, the Congress, the discussion often turns to this issue. There is a section in the Congress who regrets that our The image is of a pro-minority party. This section advocates the janeudhari identity of our leadership. They reacted to the Ayodhya verdict by declaring that now a grand temple should be built at this site. Ignored that part of the order given by the court, in which the land was also given for the mosque.
Digvijay Singh also gave a statement on Hindutva
Congress leader Digvijay Singh also made a statement on Hindutva on the occasion of the release of book ‘Sunrise Over Ayodhya’ by former Union Minister Salman Khurshid. He said that the word ‘Hindutva’ has nothing to do with Hinduism and Sanatani traditions. Digvijay Singh also claimed that Vinayak Damodar Savarkar ji was not a religious person. He had even said that why do you consider cow as mother? He brought the word Hindutva to define Hindu. People got confused by this. RSS is expert in spreading rumours. Now they have got a big weapon in the form of social media.