Disgruntled BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha today congratulated Rahul Gandhi for taking over as the new Congress President.
Sinha, Lok Sabha MP from Patna Saheb seat, called Rahul the most deserving candidate for the post of Congress President and termed the Indian National Congress the oldest and respected party of India.
"Today is the day of rise of most natural and deserving Rahul Gandhi as President of the oldest and respected party of India. Let us all congratulate him in true national spirit. In the larger interest of democracy, I also wish 'Long live the Indian National Congress," Sinha tweeted.
Today is also the rising day of the most natural & deserving Rahul Gandhi @OfficeOfRG as President of the oldest & respected party of India, the INC. Let's all also congratulate him in true national spirit. In the larger interest of democracy I also wish Long live INC. Jai Hind!— Shatrughan Sinha (@ShatruganSinha) December 16, 2017
Sinha’s remarks are contrary to the views expressed by BJP leaders who have taken dig at Rahul after his elevation.