Congress MP, Vijay Darda on Sunday praised Gujarat CM Narendra Modi and called him a ‘lion’.
A Rajya Sabha MP from Maharashtra, Darda, is also the editor-in-chief of a media house, made the remarks at an award function in Ahmedabad which was also attended by the Chief Minister. Commending Mr Modi for his work ethics, Mr Darda, who shared the dias with the former, said, “The kind of environment created over here…I know that this is due to the roar of Gujarat’s lion. Modi’s commitment and dedication towards work bears resemblance to that of a lion.”
On the other hand Mr. Modi was quick to take a dig at Congress party following the praise by Darda. He said, “It won’t be surprising to read tomorrow’s breaking news that Darda has been served a show-cause notice from the party high command for praising Modi,”.
The praise has raised eyes of many and Congress has asked and explanation from Vijay Darda.