- Reference of ‘Ass’ against Shashi Tharoor
- The president of the Telangana Congress apologizes
- Tharoor accepts apology
Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor has said that he accepts the apology and that the problems have ended with this, the ANI news agency reported. “Reddy himself called and apologized for his comments. He is accepting the apology. He is happy to end the unfortunate problem,” said the congressman.
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Shashi Tharoor tweeted that they will work together to strengthen Congress in Telangana and across the country. The audio message describing Shashi Tharoor as Revanth Reddy’s butt was posted yesterday. Revanth Reddy’s controversial comments came in protest of Tharoor’s praise for Telangana IT Minister KT Rama Rao.
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One cannot be considered to be informed just because one can speak English fluently. Rewanth Reddy had said that language is for communication. He apologized after the reference became controversial. He also tweeted that he apologized if the reference hurt a colleague.
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“I have spoken with Shashi Tharoor. I withdraw my comments and make it clear that I respect my senior colleague,” said the president of the Telangana Congress. Previously, several leaders had spoken out against Rewanth’s comments against Shashi Tharoor. Rewanth arrived on the scene with regret after several leaders demanded that the reference be withdrawn.
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