Alleging that there is "complete political instability" in the country, he said Kashmir is not quiet.
Amit Malviya, the BJP IT cell head, tweeted sarcastically that the former Congress president was right that he can never be Rahul Savarkar.
The Congress leader was apparently referring to the allegation against Savarkar that he tendered an apology to the British for securing early release from the Cellular Jail in Andaman.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday reiterated his stand at the Bharat Bachao rally in New Delhi that he would not apologise for the 'rape in India' remark.
The interim Congress president, while addressing the Bharat Bachao Rally in Delhi, also accused the Modi government of not respecting Parliament and constitutional institutions.
Rahul Gandhi on Saturday tore into the Narendra Modi government over various issues including the controversial Citizenship Act.
In its manifesto for Maharashtra Assembly elections, the BJP had promised to confer the Bharat Ratna award on Savarkar after its government is formed in the state.
Pointing out the misappropriation of Savarkar, Purandare said that it was is wrong to see him as a Hindutva ideologue or a revolutionary freedom fighter.
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday said if anyone’s portrait should be put in the central hall of the Parliament then it should be the portrait of M P Narayana Menon.
Savarkar, who faced trial in the Gandhi assassination case but was acquitted, had not been pronounced innocent by the court, he claimed.
Accusing Siddaramaiah of wrecking the coalition government, Sriramulu said the former CM’s speeches are always provocative, and that Siddaramaiah had not learnt his lesson even after losing power.
This is not the first time that Congress leaders are making contradictory remarks on sensitive issues.
A top party leader said that the Congress was not expecting such a statement from Singhvi and has asked him to immediately clarify his tweet; otherwise, the party will suffer.
The senior Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader was speaking to reporters after casting his vote for the Maharashtra Assembly elections in Mahal area.
Singh had noted that Indira Gandhi as prime minister issued a postal stamp in Savarkar''s memory.