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Foreign bodies have no locus standi to interfere in India's internal affairs: Naidu

By TIOL News Service

NEW DELHI, JAN 27, 2020: THE Vice President, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, today asserted that there was no scope for outside interference in India's internal matters.

Expressing his concern over the trend of foreign bodies interfering in matters that are completely within the purview of the Indian Parliament and the Indian Government, Mr Naidu said that such efforts were totally uncalled for and unwarranted and expressed hope that they would refrain from making such statements in the future.  

Addressing the gathering after releasing the book 'TRG-An Enigma' in New Delhi today, Mr Naidu said that as a mature Republic and democratic polity, India capable of addressing the concerns of its citizens and needs no advice or guidance in such matters from others.

"As a Republic of 70 years of experience, we have successfully withstood various challenges and have overcome several challenges. We are now more united than ever before and no one should have any concerns in this regard", he said.

The Vice President complimented the people for India’s successful 70-year long journey as a Republic and said that we as a nation will always be committed to Justice, Liberty and Equality for all of our citizens.


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