Rahul targets Modi over non-bullet proof trucks for jawans
NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi this morning yet again targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused the government g^ kh]f\af_ 0$,(( [jgj] for special aircraft while neglecting safety of soldiers.
In a tweet, the ex-Congress chief wrote in Hindi: “Our jawans are travelling in non-bullet proof trucks and aircraft worth Rs 8,400 crore is being arranged for the Prime Minister. Is this fair?” Gandhi, Congress MP from Kerala’s Wayanad, also shared a video that purportedly shows some soldiers talking.
In the two-minute video, one of the men in uniform can be heard saying: “We are travelling in a non-bullet proof vehicle at a time when people are not safe in bullet-proof vehicles. They are playing with our lives. We are wasting our lives.” It’s not clear where the video has been shot.
Another man in uniform then says to the camera: “This is very poor arrangement. We have been given a very bad vehicle to travel. The senior goes in a bullet-proof vehicle while we are sent in a non-bullet proof truck.”
Rahul Gandhi, This is the second time Our jawans are travelling in non-bullet proof trucks and aircraft worth Rs 8,400 cr is being arranged for the PM. Is this fair?
in less than a week that Rahul Gandhi has attacked PM Modi and accused him of “wasting” thousands of crores on a set of two custom-made Boeing airplanes.