The Congress Party leader , Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury was forced to delete his tweet which he made against China , with their senior party member Anand Sharma saying that , the statement doesn’t reflect the views of the old grand party.
On the 11th of May , Adhir Ranjan had tweeted “Be careful China , Indian forces onow how to defang the venomous snakes like you , the entire world is watching the Sinister design of yellow expansionist . I would suggest the government to accord diplomatic recognition to Taiwan without much delay.”
Though, after this as Anand Sharma, a senior Congress leader Rajya Sabha MP , made a tweet , Ranjan was forced to delete his tweet.
Anand’s tweet was as follows , ” The Indian National Congress recognises and values the special strategic partnership between India and China. As two ancient civilisations and large economies of the world , both countries are designed to make a significant contribution in the 21st century. ” After this , Anand had made another tweet , which said that , ” The views of Congress L S leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on China are his own and do not reflect the party position. “
On this Twitter incident, BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP , Subramanian Swamy said that Ranjan was “smacked” after which he “abjectly withdrew” and deleted his tweet.