video: When Pragya Thakur wept inconsolably as she hugged Uma Bhartinewstolive - April 29, 2019 57 0 COMMENTS
New Delhi, News24 Bureau, April 29: Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, the BJP candidate from Bhopal Lok Sabha constituency broke down when she met veteran BJP leader Uma Bharti.
The two BJPmleades met on Sunday while campaigning for the Lok Sabha Polls.
The two saffron leaders shared an emotional moment when the two were seen sharing an emotional moment. Uma Bharti met Pragya Thakur when the latter was moving in her cavalcade.
The two first hugged each other and then Uma was seen consoling Pragya Thakur as she was seen wiping her tears.
When Uma was asked about this emotional encounter, she rubbished all queries saying it was a personal thing between the two.
“She [Pragya Thakur] is a great saint, don’t compare me with her, I am just an ordinary and foolish creature,” Uma Bharti was quoted as saying, by news agency ANI.
Earlier Uma Bharti had rejected all comparisons with Pragya Thakur. Uma also responded to the media queries who asked her if Pragya Singh Thakur, the Malegaon blast accused, will take her place in the BJP.
Union Minister and BJP leader Uma Bharti on Saturday urged people to not compare her with Bhopal BJP candidate and Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur and called herself “an ordinary and foolish creature”.
Asked if Thakur will take her place in Madhya Pradesh politics, Uma Bharti told media here, “She is a great saint, don’t compare me with her, I am just an ordinary and foolish creature.”BJP has fielded Thakur against Congress’ Digvijaya Singh from Bhopal seat. Voting in Bhopal will take place on May 12. The counting of votes will be held on May 23