'Can't Take Pride In Forefathers' Work, Then...': Chhattisgarh Chief Minister

Those that can’t take pleasure of their ancestors’work shouldn’t insult them: Bhupesh Baghel


It was unlucky that some folks query the achievements of the nation up to now 70 years, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel mentioned on Saturday, taking a veiled swipe on the BJP.

Those that can’t take pleasure of their ancestors’¬†work shouldn’t insult them, he added.

Talking at a operate right here to launch “Bharat Ke Pradhanmantri — Desh, Dasha and Disha”, a e-book written by senior journalist Rashid Kidwai, Baghel mentioned when India received independence, even a needle was not manufactured within the nation.

“Then Navratna (public sector corporations) had been arrange. IITs and different institutes had been established. However the present era asks what the earlier era has completed and what has been completed in 70 years. It is rather unlucky,” he mentioned.

“If we can’t take pleasure within the work completed by our forefathers, then the current era doesn’t even have the correct to humiliate them. The current era ought to fear about how we are able to take ahead what we’ve at the moment,” the Congress chief mentioned.

Each prime minister had his or her artistic and constructive pondering and imaginative and prescient, and their struggles, choices and sacrifices had been essential in constructing the nation, Mr Baghel mentioned, naming previous PMs equivalent to Jawaharlal Nehru, Gulzari Lal Nanda, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Chandrashekhar and Chaudhary Charan Singh in his speech.

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