Controversial BJP MP Sadhvi Pragya Thakur has just been nominated to a Parliamentary Consultative Committee in the Ministry of Defence. The committee has 21 members and is headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. Thakur had earlier been mired in several controversial statements, including one when she called Nathuram Godse a patriot. She is also an accused in the Malegaon blasts case. The committee will also include Opposition leaders like Sharad Pawar and Farooq Abdullah.
Published On: Nov 21, 2019