After receiving main backlash for his controversial feedback over ripped denims worn by girls, the newly appointed Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat has courted one other controversy as he confused the UK with america of America.
Whereas hailing India for tacking the COVID-19 disaster, the Chief Minister mentioned that India tackled the Coronavirus pandemic higher than the nation which “dominated us for 200 years.”
“Versus different international locations, India is doing higher by way of dealing with COVID19 disaster. America, which enslaved us for 200 years, which dominated the world, below whose empire it was mentioned the solar did not set…recorded greater than 2.75 lakh deaths attributable to Covid-19 and continues to be struggling,” the CM Tirath Singh mentioned.
#WATCH “…Versus different international locations, India is doing higher by way of dealing with #COVID19 disaster. America, who enslaved us for 200 years and dominated the world, is struggling in present instances,” says Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat pic.twitter.com/gHa9n33W2O
— ANI (@ANI) March 21, 2021
“The US is primary within the well being sector and but, they’ve over 50 lakh (Covid) deaths. They’re once more heading in the direction of a lockdown,” the chief minister mentioned, including that had another person been the Prime Minister, the countty would have been in a foul state.
“Who is aware of what would have occurred to India had anybody else been the prime minister as an alternative of Narendra Modi throughout this time… we might have been in a foul state. However he (PM) gave us reduction. He saved everybody however we did not comply with his directions. Carrying masks, sanitising, washing palms and social distancing — just some individuals adopted.
Citing examples of varied European international locations like Italy, CM Rawat mentioned that India would have been in dire state if it was headed by another chief as an alternative of Modi.
Earlier this week, the CM was closely trolled for his remarks on girls carrying ripped denims and “setting dangerous instance for the youngsters at residence.”