Congress veteran AK Antony’s son Anil K Antony You can quit the party now, alleging “intolerant calls to retract a tweet” In which he defied the party line and condemned a BBC documentary Prime Minister Narendra Modi As a “dangerous precedent”.
Anil AntonyHe was part of the Congress’s social media cell KeralaHe shared his resignation letter with Twitter These are some of the cited examples “abuses by ones supporting a trek to promote love” A caustic reference to Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra.
I have resigned my role in a>=”https://twitter.com/INCIndia?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>@incindia@INCKerala.Intolerant I refused to retract a tweet from those who fight for free speech. @facebook Wall of hate/abuses created by those who support a campaign to promote love Hypocrisy Thy name is! Life Continue reading. Redacted Here is your resignation letter. pic.twitter.com/0i8QpNIoXW
— Anil K Antony (@anilkantony) January 25, 2023
He He also claimed that he received hate messages and threats calls. “through the night”. “A lot of things that happened in the last 24 hours, especially from certain corners of Congress, have hurt me a lot,” He spoke to news agency ANI.
Anil Antony’s “redacted resignation letter” They criticized the party leadership and said: “By now, I have been made well aware that you, your colleagues, and the coterie around the leadership are only keen to work with a bunch of sycophants and chamchas, who would unquestionably be at your beck and call. This has become the lone criterion of merit.”
Yesterday, Anil Antony The BBC is a state-sponsored television channel. “long history of prejudices against India”While we slam a two-part series that focuses on PM Modi 2002 Gujarat riots.
Despite large differences with BJP, I think those in 🇮🇳 placing views of BBC, a 🇬🇧 state sponsored channel with a long history of 🇮🇳 prejudices,and of Jack Straw- The brain behind the Iraq war, over 🇮🇳 institutions is setting a dangerous precedence,will undermine our sovereignty.
— Anil K Antony (@anilkantony) January 24, 2023
His This view was in total contrast to the standing of the Congress In KeralaThe documentary will be shown in various parts of the state, according to the announcement by.
The documentary that investigates allegations related to the 2002 Gujarat The authorities have smashed the protests. Ministry Of External Affairs As a “propaganda piece designed to push a discredited narrative”. The Documentary reflects a “colonial mindset”The government stated that.
The The opposition has charged the Centre You can order the blocking of multiple YouTube videos Twitter post sharing links to this documentary
Congress Leader Rahul GandhiIn an interview with reporters Jammu during his Bharat Jodo YatraHe questioned the government’s censorship. “Truth shines bright. It has a nasty habit of coming out. So no amount of banning, oppression and frightening people is going to stop the truth from coming out,” He stated.
Speaking With NDTV Mr Antony He said he didn’t agree to the BJP or its ideology, but he was against any ban on the documentary.
“I was upset with the threats and the way the party has been behaving in the last year, especially after my tweet yesterday,” Mr Antony said.
Anil Antony’s Father AK Antony One of the Congress’s Top leaders and was Union Defence Minister When the party was at power.
“I acted on my own and did not consult my father,” Mr Antony NDTV.