|  |  | 

India Top Headlines

He will no longer call RSS ‘Sangh Parivar’, it is a misnomer: Rahul Gandhi | India News


NEW DELHI: Congressional Leader Rahul Gandhi said Thursday that it is not correct to call the RSS and its associated groups ‘Sangh Parivar’ as a family has women, respect for the elderly, compassion and affection, and the organization has no nothing of this.
Gandhi’s remarks come a day after he said that the alleged harassment of nuns belonging to a Kerala-based congregation in Uttar Pradesh was the result of Sangh Parivar’s “vicious propaganda” to turn one community against another and trample on minorities.
In a Hindi tweet on Thursday, he said that he will no longer refer to Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh as ‘Sangh Parivar’, united family.
“I think it is not correct to call the RSS and associated organizations Sangh Parivar – there are women in the family, there is respect for the elderly, a sense of compassion and affection – which is not there in the RSS,” he said. he said on Twitter.
“Now I’m not going to call RSS ‘Sangh Parivar’!” added the leader of Congress.

Reference page