How can Amit Shah preach, asks Congress

October 20, 2015 02:23 am | Updated November 28, 2021 07:40 am IST - NEW DELHI

In response to reports that BJP president Amit Shah had rebuked his leaders for making divisive statements, the Congress on Monday questioned his credentials saying that his “hate-filled” speeches in Muzaffarnagar prior to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections ended up triggering deadly riots against Muslims. “He [Shah] is the same man who spread hatred against Muslims in Muzaffarnagar,” senior Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed told The Hindu . “How can he tell his leaders not to say things he has said in the past?”

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