Furious over Pitroda's 'racist' comment, PM Modi says it is now clear why Cong opposed Prez Murmu's candidature

Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticized Congress and Sam Pitroda for alleged racist remarks, emphasizing national unity and equality. He highlighted the opposition to Droupadi Murmu's presidency based on skin color, affirming India's commitment to racial equality.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday slammed the Congress party and its senior leader Sam Pitroda over the latter's alleged racist remarks, warning that he would not tolerate "such insult on the basis of skin colour" and that any such further comments could harm the unity of the nation.

Addressing an election rally here, PM Modi said he is quite angry over the remarks made by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's "uncle, guide and philosopher" who lives in the United States.