Digvijay takes a dig at Modi

Published: 24th June 2013 08:23 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th June 2013 09:02 AM   |  A+A-

Digvijay Singh_PTI
By IANS

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh took a dig at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Twitter saying "the VIPs should allow the administration to do their job in Uttarakhand instead of disturbing them with photo opportunity and doing politics".

Modi of the Bharatiya Janata Party Saturday visited the hill state to meet Gujarati pilgrims stranded due to cloudburst and flash floods.

"Modi is taking credit for people already evacuated by the administration and the troops," tweeted Digvijay Singh.

Digvijay Singh said that it was the biggest ever rescue operation undertaken in Uttarakhand with 100 helicopters and 10,000 troops, and more than 50,000 people have been evacuated.

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