UK MP Lord Karan Bilimoria Louds PM Modi: The popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been heard in the British Parliament. In the midst of BBC’s controversial documentary, British MP Lord Karan Bilimoria praised PM Modi in the House of Lords. He said that PM Modi is one of the most powerful men on earth. Bilimoria also described India as the fastest growing major economy in the world.
A few days back, Imran Hussain of Pakistani origin had asked British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s views on the controversial BBC documentary in the British Parliament. In response to this, Sunak had said that he does not agree with such characterization.
PM Modi most powerful person in the world
MP Lord Karan Bilimoria said during a debate in the British Parliament on 19 January, “As a boy, Narendra Modi sold tea at his father’s tea stall at a railway station in Gujarat. Today he is one of the most powerful people on this earth as the Prime Minister of India. Today India has the presidency of G20. Today India has a vision to become the second largest economy in the world with a GDP of US$ 32 billion in the next 25 years.
“India has a vision to become, within 25 years, the 2nd largest economy in the world with a GDP of $32 trillion. The Indian Express has left the station. It is now the fastest train in the world—the fastest-growing major economy The UK must be its closest friend and partner.” pic.twitter.com/n1Pdhalw5W
— Lord Karan Bilimoria (@Lord_Bilimoria) January 20, 2023
The British MP compared India to an express train, saying, “The Indian Express has left the station. It is now the fastest train in the world. The fastest growing major economy. The UK should be its closest friend and partner.” .”
BBC documentary controversy
Controversy is rising over a BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The way PM Modi has been shown in this documentary on Gujarat riots is being condemned everywhere. This issue also cropped up in the British Parliament. British PM Rishi Sunak defended PM Modi on the documentary. Pakistani-origin MP Imran Hussain raised the issue in Parliament regarding the documentary. On this, Rishi Sunak said that he does not agree with the way the character of the Indian Prime Minister has been portrayed.
At the same time, the Government of India has directed to block tweets sharing the BBC documentary. Along with this, those videos have also been ordered to be blocked in which the disputed part of the documentary has been shared.