"The involvement of some individuals in the 1984 riots does not mean Modi can implicate Rajiv Gandhi or the Congress party in it", he said.
The Congress on Friday moved the Election Commission (EC) against "misutilisation" of government officials in preparation of manifesto by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and demanded action against the party functionaries including Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mr Gandhi also cited Bollywood star Akshay Kumar's interview of the Prime Minister, where the latter expressed his fondness for mangoes, and said, "Mr Modi taught us how to peel mangoes and eat them.
When the Congress asked the government to waive farm loans, it was said that there was no money in the economy", said Priyanka.
During an interview to News Nation aired on Saturday, Modi said, "Experts were re-thinking the airstrike due to bad weather, but I said, so much cloud cover and rains could be beneficial".
"I used a digital camera for the time around 1987 or 1988".
Indians on Sunday cast their ballots in 59 parliamentary constituencies spread across seven states in the sixth phase of the general elections. "This means Rs 72,000 will be deposited in the bank accounts of beneficiaries annually and Rs 3.6 lakh in five years", he said. Modi said. "Because he publicly said what had always been in Congress' heart?" After failing to deliver good governance, Modi ji has also failed with his research & is trying hard to bluff the people. But I will never in my life speak about his family, his mother and father.
Singh continued: "Modi should not forget that the names of several BJP and RSS leaders had figured in the 1984 riots FIR". The CPI (M) also moved the Election Commission of India, alleging that Modi had revealed "operational details of a sensitive military mission" in a television interview with a goal to influence voters.
Gandhi said Modi has not responded to his challenge for an open debate on alleged corruption in the Rafale deal for fear of getting exposed.
Others couldn't help but chuckle, sarcastically quipping that their "cloud scientist" PM's remarks were an "important piece of tactical information that will be critical when planning future air strikes", or suggesting that Modi may have been "high".
"The chowkidar is a thief and is frightened since he will be exposed in the debate. He says (Gandhi) those guilty of genocide must be punished, you were in power for 20 years (since the incident) but you did nothing", he said.