Updated: October 20, 2020 9:15:55 am
Even because the row over Congress chief Kamal Nath’s remark a few girl minister is but to die down, a BJP minister in Madhya Pradesh is going through flak for allegedly utilizing a derogatory time period for the spouse of a Congress candidate.
In a video that went viral on Monday, minister Bisahulal Singh, who’s contesting the November 3 Assembly bypoll from Anuppur, was purportedly heard describing the second spouse of Congress candidate Vishwanath Singh Kunjam as “mistress”.
“Why Vishwanath Singh is hiding details about his first spouse and talked about his ‘Rakhail’ (mistress) within the nomination papers? He has not given details about his first spouse, however about his mistress,” he was heard as saying.
Kunjam termed Bisahulal Singh’s assertion as baseless and mentioned he’ll file a defamation go well with towards him.
“I obtained married 15 years again and have a 14-year-old daughter. I’ll file a defamation go well with towards him. This exposes the BJP candidate’s character. On one hand they’re staging drama of silent quick and then again they disrespect ladies,” he mentioned.
The BJP minister couldn’t be contacted for response.
State BJP spokesman Rajnish Agrawal mentioned he was unable to contact Singh as he’s campaigning in inside areas.
BJP leaders in Madhya Pradesh, led by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on Monday sat on a two-hour silent quick to protest towards Kamal Nath’s comment whereby he referred to state minister Imarti Devi as “merchandise” throughout an election rally.
Bypolls for 28 Assembly seats within the state will probably be held on November 3.
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