Ravishankar Prasad made several tweets one after the other on this issue. He tweeted and wrote that some leaders have become active against majoritarianism after Rishi Sunak was elected Prime Minister of Britain. He wrote that I want to remind that APJ Abdul Kalam, Manmohan Singh was the Prime Minister for 10 years and now the tribal leader Draupadi Murmu is our President.
Ravi Shankar Prasad hit out at Mehbooba Mufti after seeing her tweet commenting on the rights of minorities in India after Rishi Sunak was elected Prime Minister of UK. Ravishankar Prasad tweeted that Mehbooba Mufti, will you accept the minority in Jammu and Kashmir as the Chief Minister of the state. Also answer this.
On the news of Rishi Sunak becoming Prime Minister, some opposition leaders in India expressed hope that India would learn from this episode and one day follow the tradition of electing someone from minorities to the top post. Ravi Shankar Prasad said that we all need to appreciate Rishi Sunak for this extraordinary success. It is sad that some Indian politicians are unfortunately trying to give it a different color on this occasion.
On this issue, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor tweeted and wrote that we all have to accept that Britain has done a very rare thing in the world by elevating a minority to the most powerful position. We are celebrating this achievement of Indian culture so let’s honestly ask if it can happen here. Along with this, P Chidambaram said in a tweet that first Kamala Harris and now Rishi Sunak. The people of America and Britain have embraced the non-majority citizens of their countries. I think India and majority parties should learn a lesson.