Indian Lawmaker Naramalli Sivaprasad Dresses as Hitler to Criticize PM ModiAugust 11, 2018 12:08
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An Indian lawmaker Naramalli Sivaprasad on Friday has looked in Parliament outfitted alike Adolf Hitler with a toothbrush mustache and wearing a khaki coat with swastika symbols on his pocket and arm demanding more funds for the development of his state in southern India.
The 67-year-old Sivaprasad likewise raised his hand in a Nazi salute for the media on Thursday, however, his appearance did not activate any protests from legislators.
He said he sought to send a message to Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to follow Hitler. He criticized that Modi had gone back on a promise to deliver additional funds for his Andhra Pradesh state.
"He does not get the pulse of what people want and I want to urge him to not be like him (Hitler)," he said.
Modi's administration repudiates the charge.
The regional political party - Telugu Desam Party (TDP) – in March broke its association with the Modi government and likewise ineffectively strained to overthrow the government through a no-confidence motion earlier this month in Parliament.
Sivaprasad, an actor, had earlier turned out as a farmer, a cattle herder, a Muslim cleric and a woman to press diverse subjects.
By Sowmya Sangam