Chetan Bhagat & Meenakshi Lekhi’s conspiracy theories, and Sambit Patra’s new name

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Sambit Patra | sambitswaraj/Facebook
National spokesperson for the BJP Sambit Patra | sambitswaraj | Facebook

New Delhi: With tensions at an all-time high after the Galwan valley clash with China Monday, Twitter witnessed several wars of words.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi continues with his barrage of questions – this time on why the Indians were unarmed. Someone ought to have told him that according to a 1996 agreement, both the Indian and Chinese soldiers were not allowed to carry weapons at the Line of Actual Control.

As always, BJP IT cell chief Amit Malviya has found easy target practice.

Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan spots a rather interesting trend.

Congress MP Manish Tewari gives a history lesson on UPA’s funding of troops to jide the BJP.

Does anyone know what author Chetan Bhagat is referring to here?

Giving Bhagat competition, is BJP’s Meenakshi Lekhi.

Hope PM Modi listens to Executive Chairman of Vedanta Resources Limited Anil Agarwal’s pitch for “atmanirbhar” bharat

Didn’t we just know BJP’s spokesperson Sambit Patra wouldn’t give this illustration a miss?

Here’s jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali with her own questions to the PM.

Meanwhile, Congress’ internal drama continues. Sanjay Jha, till recently party spokesperson until he was relieved from his duties after publishing critical views on Congress, recalls a little pertinent history.

BJP’s National President J.P. Nadda on the party postponing all its political programmes in honour of the dead soldiers.

Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav sends a get ‘well soon’ wish to AAP MP Atishi, who had tested positive for coronavirus.

Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Kiran Bedi has a warning about Covid-19.

In case you were running out of ways to describe the phenomenon that is Sambit Patra

Finally, US President Donald Trump is rather antsy about a book which he claims is full of lies…

With inputs from Shubhangi Misra