Adhir demands 'unconditional apology' from Smriti for 'yelling' Droupadi Murmu without prefixing President

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Days after his controversy for referring to President Droupadi Murmu as 'Rashtrapatni', Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Sunday has written to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, calling on Union Minister Smriti Irani to issue an "unconditional apology" for yelling the name 'Droupadi Murmu' without using the prefix 'President.'

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Published on July 28, 2022 -  01:42
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's 'Rashtrapatni' remark stokes controversy | Oneindia news *Politics
Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has landed himself into controversy and is currently facing the wrath of the BJP post his 'Rashtrapatni' comment. He had referred to President Draupadi Murmu as ‘Rashtrapatni’ post which he received criticism from the ruling Bhartiya Janata Party who demanded an apology from the Congress leader. Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Thursday said that there is no question of apologising as he had mistakenly referred to President Draupadi Murmu as ‘Rashtrapatni’. #AdhirChowdhury #Rashtrapatni #SmritiIrani

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Droupadi Murmu

President of India since 2022
President Droupadi Murmu will inaugurate the Dasara festival at Chamundi Hills in Mysuru on Monday. On the same day, the President will attend a felicitation..
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President Murmu, who is in London on a three-day visit, visited Westminster Hall on Sunday and offered tributes to the late British monarch on behalf of the..
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President Murmu, who is in London on a three-day visit to attend the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II scheduled at Westminster Abbey on Monday, visited..
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Indian National Congress

Indian political party
Ajay Maken said CLP meeting was organised with Gehlot's consent, and termed the act of MLAs loyal to him to hold a parallel meeting as "indiscipline".
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Instability has come back to haunt the Congress in Rajasthan after two years. The Congress leadership’s move to replace Amarinder Singh with Charanjit Singh..
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Ever since Ghulam Nabi Azad broke ties with the Congress, several of his former party colleagues have been accusing him of being "Modi-fied".
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Former Rajasthan governor and veteran Congress leader Margaret Alva on Monday expressed her disappointment over the ongoing political crisis in the state and..
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Lower house of the Parliament of India
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, NCP supremo Sharad Pawar led call for a new alliance that includes the Congress for the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.
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Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday called for the opposition unity and said that all parties must join hands to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)..
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Hinting at the opposition unity, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said that all parties must join hands to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Dal (BJP) in..
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Incidentally, the NCP had on Friday accused Lok Sabha member Shrikant Shinde, son of chief minister Eknath Shinde, of sitting in a chair meant for his father,..
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The visit of Amit Shah to Bihar reflects BJP's strategy to win maximum seats in the 2024 Lok Sabha and 2025 Bihar Assembly elections.
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Days after his controversy for referring to President Droupadi Murmu as 'Rashtrapatni', Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Sunday has written to Lok Sabha...
on July 31, 2022 • IndiaTimes

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