Addressing a gathering in Jammu, Azad mentioned he appreciates the truth that the Prime Minister, who comes from humble beginnings, by no means drained to cover his true self
“I like lot of things about many leaders. I’m from a village and feel proud of it … even our PM hails from village and used to sell tea. We’re political rivals but I appreciate that he doesn’t hide his true self. Those who do, are living in bubble,” Azad mentioned.
#WATCH I like lot of issues about many leaders. I am from village & really feel proud… Even our PM hails from village & u… https://t.co/H3A9lTLl9N
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The Congress chief additional mentioned that regardless of travelling the world and staying at 5-star or 7-star accommodations, he feels particular pleasure when he spends time with individuals from his village.
Earlier this month, the Prime Minister gave an emotional farewell to Azad whose Rajya Sabha tenure ended through the Budget session.
Modi broke down a number of instances within the Upper House whereas reminiscing his shut affiliation with the Congress chief.
“I worry that after Azad whosoever will take over from him will have to fill very big boots because he cared not only about his party but about the country as well as the House. This is not a small thing, this a big thing.”
“Power comes and goes but (only a few know) how to digest it…therefore like a friend, I respect him on the basis of the things he has done over these years,” Modi had mentioned whereas wiping his tears and saluting Azad.
Azad is a part of the ‘G23’ camp within the Congress comprising senior leaders who’ve been elevating questions over the occasion’s functioning and management.