In a goof-up throughout his speech at a programme in Nainital’s Ramnagar, he apparently confused Britain with the US, saying America dominated over India for over 200 years.
Referring to the distribution of foodgrain throughout the pandemic, the Uttarakhand CM mentioned each affected family was given 5 kg of ration per member.
“These having 10 youngsters obtained 50 kg whereas these with 20 obtained one quintal. Individuals with two youngsters obtained 10 kg. Individuals constructed shops and located patrons,” Rawat mentioned, including that he by no means ate such wonderful rice.
“Who’s in charge for this,” the CM requested.
“Now you’re jealous of it. When there was time, you produced solely two. Why did not you produce 20,” Rawat mentioned.
Within the programme, Rawat additionally mentioned America enslaved India for 200 years.
America, which enslaved us for 200 years, dominated all around the world…the empire on which the solar by no means set, is at present struggling, Rawat mentioned referring to the pandemic.
Alternatively, as a result of management of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India with a inhabitants of 130–135 crore individuals nonetheless feels relieved, he mentioned.
Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Surjewala mentioned he picks such “discovered expertise”. He additionally mocked Rawat’s assertion that the US dominated over India for 200 years.