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PM Modi was preparing 'communal pitch' but we refused to play on it: Cong

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 21 May 2024
The Congress alleged on Tuesday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been engaging in polarization during the election and creating a 'communal pitch'. However, the Congress chose not to engage in that and instead focused on its 'paach nyay' agenda. Congress general secretary Jairam Ramesh's attack came over Modi's remarks in an interview with PTI.
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