Monday, July 15, 2024

Supriya Shrinate, Dilip Ghosh Get Discover Over Controversial Remarks

Supriya Shrinate, Dilip Ghosh Get Discover Over Controversial Remarks

New Delhi:

The Election Fee has issued show-cause notices to Congress chief Supriya Shrinate and the Bharatiya Janata Celebration’s Dilip Ghosh over “derogatory” remarks towards actor Kangana Ranaut, who’s the BJP’s candidate for Haryana’s Mandi Lok Sabha, and Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

“… on cautious examination, the remark(s) have been discovered to be ‘undignified and in dangerous style’, and to be prima facie violative of provisions of the Mannequin Code of Conduct…” the ballot panel mentioned.

Ms Shrinate and Mr Ghosh have been given until 5 pm Friday to clarify why motion shouldn’t be taken towards them. “Within the occasion of no response… will probably be presumed you don’t have anything to say…”

Supriya Shrinate-Kangana Ranaut Row

Controversy erupted after a crude and sexist publish appeared on Ms Shrinate’s Instagram account.

The Congress chief issued a video clarification on her X deal with, wherein she mentioned she had deleted the inappropriate publish. Ms Shrinate mentioned the publish had been made with out her information.

“Many individuals have entry to my Fb and Instagram accounts. Somebody from them made an especially inappropriate publish at the moment. As quickly as I got here to know, I deleted that publish. Everybody who is aware of me is aware of I can by no means make private and indecent feedback in direction of any girl,” she mentioned.

She additionally blamed a parody account bearing her identify for the publish.

“Somebody copied it from there and posted it on my Instagram and Fb accounts. I’m attempting to know who has carried out this… I’ve additionally reported this parody account to Twitter,” she mentioned.

Nonetheless, by then the publish and the {photograph} had kicked up a storm, together with a letter from the Nationwide Fee of Girls to the Election Fee calling for motion towards Ms Shrinate.

NCW Chairperson Rekha Sharma additionally known as on Sonia Gandhi to take “stringent motion” towards Supriya Shrinate and one other Congress chief, HS Ahir, for equally distasteful feedback.

Ms Ranaut – who makes her political debut on this Lok Sabha election – responded sharply.

“We should free our daughters from the shackles of prejudices, we should rise above the curiosity about their physique components and above all we should chorus from utilizing intercourse employees’ difficult lives or circumstances as some sort of abuse or slur… each girl deserves her dignity,” she mentioned.

An under-fire Congress has since responded. The occasion mentioned that such coarse language has no place in public discourse, and in addition that the matter ought to finish now with Ms Shrinate’s rationalization.

Dilip Ghosh’s Remark On Mamata Banerjee

The opposite show-cause discover issued at the moment was for Mr Ghosh’s remark in regards to the Bengal Chief Minister. “Didi goes to Goa and says, ‘I’m Goa’s daughter’… goes to Tripura and says, ‘Am Tripura’s daughter’. Resolve who your father is. It isn’t good to be simply anyone’s daughter,” he had mentioned.

Ms Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress has ripped into Mr Ghosh over his crude comment.

Sadly for the BJP, Mr Ghosh’s remark additionally left the occasion on the back-foot even because it was attempting to nook the Congress over the publish on Ms Shrinate’s account towards Ms Ranaut.

Related Articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest Articles