IndiaTV RSS Feeds
October 23, 2014
0
Email

Modi comments 'disgusting', says Sunanda Pushkar

IANS [ Updated 01 Nov 2012, 06:48:23 ]
Modi comments 'disgusting', says Sunanda Pushkar
FONT SIZE

New Delhi, Oct 31: Sunanda Pushkar Wednesday termed as "downright disgusting" and belittling of women the comment of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi describing her as the "Rs.50-crore girlfriend" of Shashi Tharoor.



In an interview to a news channel, Pushkar, who was allegedly linked to the IPL Kochi cricket controversy in 2009, said she was "extremely disappointed" at Modi's remarks and wondered, "how can someone stoop to something like that".

Modi made the comment at an election rally in Himachal Pradesh two days ago, after Tharoor was brought back into the union council of ministers. The Thiruvananthapuram MP had resigned from the union ministry in 2010 over the IPL Kochi episode.




At A Glance
At a Glance: Manohar Lal Khattar, Chief Minister designate of Haryana
Manohar Lal Khattar, the first time MLA who was a  more
LIVE: Polling over for electing new assemblies in Maharashtra and Haryana
New Delhi: Polling has ended in Maharashtra and Haryana for  more
In Pics: Narendra Modi's rally in Maharashtra (October 10, 2014)
New Delhi: Asking youngsters who have been radicalised to give  more
Read More >>
Insight
'Love Jihad' boomerangs on BJP, No 'Modi magic' in state polls
New Delhi:  By-poll results for three Lok  more
Rahul Gandhi in a new 'angry young man' avtar
New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has always been taunted  more
Delhi deadlock: Is fresh elections the only option left?
New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India has asked Delhi’s  more
Read More >>
Know Your Leader
B'day spl: Know Mulayam Singh's compulsions behind supporting UPA govt
New Delhi, Sep 27: Mulayam Singh Yadav  more
Know criminal-turned-politician BSP MP Dhananjay Singh
New Delhi: The Bahujan Samaj Party MP from Jaunpur, Uttar  more
Who is Sadhu Yadav?
New Delhi: Sadhu Yadav – this is one name that  more
Read More >>
Politics Archive
TODAY'S BEST VIDEO
Diwali Special : Home Decoration Vastu Tips by Dr..

Diwali Special : Home Decoration Vastu Tips by Dr...

India TV Diwali Special: 'Dhanteras ki Dhoom..

India TV brings a special report on jewelleries,...

ALSO READ
X
Haven't acquired assets of Sunanda Pushkar, Says Cong leader Shashi Tharoor
Kochi: Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor has informed the Kerala High Court...
Read More >>