New Delhi, Oct 17 (PTI) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said it was as important to respect women in today's world as it was to worship a goddess.
Wishing people on the occasion of Navratri, he said, 'In today's world respecting women is as important as it is to worship a goddess.'
आज के युग में नारी का सम्मान करना देवी का पूजन करने जितना ही आवश्यक है।— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) October 17, 2020
Best wishes on Navratri.
नवरात्रि की शुभकामनाएँ।
The comments come close on the heels of the alleged rape and murder of a Dalit girl in Hathras, over which the Congress has launched a major political offensive against the BJP in Uttar Pradesh. PTI SKCÂ AAR