AK Antony’s son Anil quits Congress day after opposing BBC documentary on PM Modi | India News

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NEW DELHI: Anil K Antony, son of former Union minister AK Antony, on Wednesday quit Congress over ‘intolerant calls to retract a tweet’ on the BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Sharing his resignation letter on Twitter, Anil wrote, “I have resigned from my roles in Congress – as the convener of KPCC Digital Media and as the national coordinator of AICC Social Media and Digital Communications Cell.”
“Intolerant calls to retract a tweet,by those fighting for free speech. I refused. Facebook wall of hate/abuses by ones supporting a trek to promote love! Hypocrisy thy name is! Life goes on,” he said.

“By now, I have been made well aware that you, your colleagues, and the coterie around the…

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