With three Congress MLAs in Madhya Pradesh resigning within the final two weeks, former chief minister Kamal Nath on Thursday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, exhorting him to guard “democratic values”.
There was an “undemocratic pandemic” prevailing within the nation during which the BJP was luring away MLAs to topple elected governments in states dominated by opposition events, the Madhya Pradesh Congress chief alleged.
“I’m certain…you’ll come ahead to save lots of the declining credibility of Indian democracy by not giving anywhere in your authorities and the celebration to such opportunist leaders who’re dealing with prices of buying and selling democratic values, in order that India’s established identification as a nation having democratic neutrality, transparency and maturity will stay intact,” the letter mentioned.
The Congress authorities headed by Kamal Nath misplaced energy in Madhya Pradesh in March this yr when 22 celebration MLAs joined the BJP. The Congress authorities in Rajasthan too is dealing with a political disaster at current.
The “toppling” of his authorities was among the many most abominable act within the historical past of Indian democracy, Mr Nath mentioned.
When the entire world was combating coronavirus, “a senior BJP chief together with….MLAs went away to Bengaluru to topple my authorities,” he alleged.
The federal construction is the fantastic thing about Indian democracy as per Dr BR Ambedkar, however the identical construction was now below assault, the Congress chief mentioned.
Narayan Patel, Congress MLA from Mandhata, resigned from MP Meeting on Thursday. Earlier this month Sumitra Devi Kasdekar and Pradyuman Singh Lodhi had stop the celebration and joined the BJP.