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Mahatma Gandhi’s statue ‘vandalised’ by Khalistani extremists in Italy earlier than PM Modi’s talk over with

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A bust of Mahatma Gandhi was on Wednesday (June 12) vandalised by Khalistani extremists correct hours after it was inaugurated.

India’s Ministry of External Affairs on Wednesday (June 12) slammed the “vandalisation” of Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in Italy by pro-Khalistani substances and acknowledged that the topic was taken up with the Italian authorities.

The MEA additional eminent that “a correct rectification” had taken web site online.

“We have viewed the experiences and taken it up with the Italian authorities. We take into account the actual fact that a correct rectification has already been made. The effort to vandalise the statue, which is, obviously, injurious, has been addressed and the essential rectification done,” International Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra acknowledged on Wednesday at a special briefing.

#WATCH | On a statue of Mahatma Gandhi vandalised in Italy’s Milan allegedly by pro-Khalistani substances, International Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra says, “…We have viewed the experiences of that and we now absorb taken it up with the Italian authorities. We take into account the actual fact that a correct… pic.twitter.com/9TTYzViRvv

— ANI (@ANI) June 12, 2024

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A bust of Mahatma Gandhi was on Wednesday (June 12) vandalised by Khalistani extremists correct hours after it was inaugurated.

On the rotten of the bust, the extremists additionally wrote controversial slogans that had been linked to slain Khalistani terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar who was shot unnecessary in Canada final yr.

This comes correct a day earlier than Indian Top Minister Narendra Modi’s scheduled talk over with to Italy where he’ll take part in the fiftieth G7 Summit, which is ready to rob web site online on June 13 and 14.

The talk over with will imprint his first in another nation trot back and forth after assuming web site online of job in his third consecutive duration of time.

Final yr, the Khalistani substances had defaced BAPS Shri Swaminarayan temple in Australia’s Sydney earlier than PM Modi’s talk over with.

(With inputs from agencies)

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