Recently, a video went viral in which then Delhi government minister and AAP leader Rajendra Pal Gautam was shown attending an event where hundreds of people denounced deities Hindus and made a commitment to convert to Buddhism. Since then, Gautam had become the target of the BJP. Gautam resigned as minister today under heavy pressure.
New Delhi: Union Minister and leader of the Republican Indian Party (RPI) of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Ram Das Athawale, said on Sunday that people have a constitutional right to follow their favorite religion, but other religions should not nor be despised. . Slamming the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for the controversial conversion programme, the Union minister said the party should be taught a lesson. He alleged that AAP leader and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has always spoken out against Hinduism.