India Witnessing 4 Yrs Of Intolerance, Says Rahul Gandhi

DUBAI

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on praised the UAE for declaring 2019 as the ‘Year of Tolerance’, saying India, on the other hand, has been witnessing four-and-a-half years of “intolerance.

Gandhi, who is in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), said that he met Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and was impressed by his humility.

Addressing the Indian diaspora at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, he said the central value that brings the UAE and India together is tolerance.

At here (in the UAE), it is the ‘Year of Tolerance’, but back home (in India), we have been witnessing intolerance for the last four-and-a-half years,” Gandhi said in a veiled attack on the BJP rule at the Centre.