Prakash Javadekar
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Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar terms attempts to question Modi Government on sedition case against intellectuals as absolute falsehood spread by vested interests.
Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar terms attempts to question Modi Government on sedition case against intellectuals as absolute falsehood spread by vested interests.
Hitting back at critics for blaming the Modi government for registration of a sedition case against 49 intellectuals and artists, the BJP on Tuesday said it was an "absolute falsehood" spread by vested interests and asserted that the development had nothing to with either the party or its dispensation at the Centre.
 
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar talking to a news agency said:
 
--Blaming Modi govt for sedition case against artists is "absolute falsehood"
 
--FIR filed after Bihar court's order on a petition, govt has not filed FIR
 
--This has nothing to do with the BJP and the government
 
--This is a canard which is always spread to defame the Modi government
 
--Trying to give impression that there is a choking of freedom of expression
 
--Absolute falsehood spread by vested interests and tukde-tukde gang
 
--This whole gang has network world over
 
--But people know who stands for what