Kolkata: Attending the memorial meet of late former prime minister Atal Bihari
Vajpayee, state BJP president Dilip Ghosh said that Narendra Modi is leading over
Ghosh said, “Narendra Modi is Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s successor. Modiji is working
on the path as shown by Atalji. Modiji is leading over Vajpayee. Atalji had gone to
just to the border (Pakistan), but Modiji has gone inside.”
The Kargil war during Atal Bihari Vajpayee ‘s tenure was also mentioned by Ghosh
and other leaders in their speeches. But no one compared the Kargil war with Modi’s
surgical strike. No national-level leader also did not make such a comparison.
Questions are already being raised. Both Kargil war and surgical strikes are
West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, former minister of NDA government
Satyabrata Mukherjee, all mentioned about Pokhran-2 during Vajpayee’s tenure and
Kargil war. But Ghosh’s statements were different.