Bengaluru, Jan 12: Strongly refuting the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remark that Congress in Karnataka is treating Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy as a ‘clerk’ Congress leader in the Loka Sabha M Mallikarjuna Kharge said that “PM’s assumption is wrong”.
Speaking to newsmen here on Saturday, Mr Kharge stated that “Prime minister is not caring the advise given by his own members in the cabinet”.
Dubbing the Prime Minister’s remark on Karnataka Chief Minister as far from truth, he said that “Prime Minister should not have resorted to make such baseless observations”. He also took exception to Modi’s remark on the opposition parties ‘Ghatabandhan’ and said that “it is unbecoming of a Prime Minister to say that”.
Kharge refutes Modi's remark on Karnataka CM