On 23 February 2023, senior Congress chief Pawan Khera was detained by the Assam Police quickly after he was deplaned from a Raipur-bound flight at Delhi airport. This was performed after an FRI was lodged on the Haflong police station in opposition to him for making feedback on Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.
When native media spoke to Mr Khera, he mentioned, that he was requested to get out of the plane as there was some bother together with his baggage. Congress has referred to as the entire incident very undemocratic and opposed this dictatorial behaviour.
After the incident, practically 50 different Congress members obtained off the airplane to protest in opposition to it and didn’t permit the plane to take off which prompted inconvenience to the opposite passengers, therefore, they needed to board one other airplane. As per sources, they began chanting slogans in opposition to Narendra Modi-led authorities saying “ Modi jab darta hai, police ko aage karta hai.”
Whereas addressing a press convention relating to investigations by the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the analysis made by Hindenburg on the businessman Gautam Adani, Pawan Khera referred to as Prime Minister Narendra Gautamdas Adani.
In line with the stories, the congress chief misspelled Prime Minister Modi’s title whereas calling for a joint parliamentary investigation into the Adani-Hindenburg dispute.
“If Narasimha Rao can type a JPC, if Atal Bihari Vajpayee can type a JPC, what downside does Narendra Gautam Das…sorry Damodardas…Modi have?” he requested, showing to substantiate the center title with a colleague. The BJP celebration members insist that the fumble performed by Mr Khera was no mistake and it was intentional.
Khera’s gaffe prompted an instantaneous FIR in Lucknow, in addition to harsh criticism from Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. “Make no mistake — pathetic remarks by courtier Pawan Khera on PM’s father have the blessings of the highest ranges of Congress, which is stuffed with entitlement and disdain for an individual of humble origins being PM,” Sarma tweeted Monday. “India will always remember or overlook the Congressperson’s heinous remarks.”
“He’s being taken into the bus,” Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinate mentioned, sharing pictures of Khera being escorted right into a bus. Randeep Surjewala will accompany him. The Assam Police are arresting them. Is that this not a dictatorship? Is that this the truth of your proper to free expression?” “You (Modi) made statements like ‘why don’t you utilize Nehru surname,’ and also you arrest our leaders,” she added. Shrinate made clear Khera’s remarks, saying, “It was a slip of the tongue, and he corrected himself.”