Rahul Gandhi reached Punjab on Sunday to protest in opposition to farm legal guidelines.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is “solely obsessed together with his picture” and “he isn’t involved concerning the inner affairs of the nation”, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi mentioned right now, launching a recent assault on the federal government over the India-China standoff.

“Modi ji mentioned no person has taken away India’s land.. however China has entry to 1,200 sq. km of our land. How did they take it? Even China is aware of… ‘the person on the prime can provide us this land to avoid wasting his picture’,” Mr Gandhi instructed reporters this afternoon in Punjab’s Patiala. He reached Punjab on Sunday to protest in opposition to the controversial farm legal guidelines, cleared by the parliament final month.

“PM Modi gave 1200 sq km to China to avoid wasting his picture… each prime army chief is aware of this… whether or not you wish to imagine it or not,” he added.

Focusing on the Prime Minister, the ex-Congress chief additional mentioned: “Why do not you name him (PM Modi) for a press convention like this. Speak to him. Why is he afraid of you guys? I’ll inform you why. He’s afraid of media and China for a similar cause – each can spoil his picture. He’s simply obsessed together with his picture, not involved about what’s occurring within the nation.”

The 50-year-old Congress chief has been making scathing remarks concerning the current border standoff, accusing the federal government of poor dealing with of the scenario.

In July, he had made related feedback linking the border tensions with Prime Minister’s “give attention to picture constructing”. “PM fabricated a pretend strongman picture to come back to energy. It was his largest power. It’s now India’s largest weak point,” he had tweeted.

“I do know the Prime Minister is an opponent. My duty is to ask questions and put stress on him in order that he does his work. His duty is to present the imaginative and prescient,” he’s heard saying in a video he shared.

BJP chief JP Nadda had earlier hit again at Rahul Gandhi saying: “In recent times, be it Doklam or the current, RahulGandhi Ji prefers briefings from the Chinese language as a substitute of believing India’s armed forces.”