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‘Nathuram Godse a patriot’, says BJP’s Pragya Thakur

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BJP’s Bhopal candidate Pragya Thakur created controversy on Thursday by saying that Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse “was a patriot.” “Nathuram Godse was a patriot and will remain a patriot. People calling him a terrorist should instead look within, such people will be given a befitting reply in these elections,” Pragya Thakur was quoted as saying by news agency ANI. Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan had recently said that the first terrorist in free India was a Nathuram Godse, a Hindu. The Makkal Needhi Maiam chief’s comments were panned with various outfits. Kamal Haasan’s party went on a damage control mode and said his speech was taken “out of context” and painted […]

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