VCK chief and Lok Sabha MP Thirumavalavan speaks to TIMES NOW over his comments on the Manusmriti. He labels the Manusmriti row as a 'political drama' for forthcoming assembly elections in Tamil Nadu.
'Why pick up a line from Manusmriti which has no relevance today?', asks BJP's @khushsundar . VCK chief @thirumaofficial responds. Watch the debate getting heated up on @thenewshour AGENDA with Padmaja Joshi.
#ManusmritiDebate – These people have suddenly started reading the ‘Manusmriti’ which is written in Sanskrit and they are against Hindi and they are interoperating the text according to their narratives: Political Analyst, S. Muralidharan tells @AnchorAnandN on #TheRightStand .
Tamil Nadu: BJP leader Kushboo Sundar detained by police on her way to Chidambaram today. She was on the way to Chidambaram to protest against VCK leader Thirumavalavan's alleged remark on Manusmriti.
“Nagpur police rightly said it’s a clash between two ideologies. We believe in the Constitution and the RSS believes in ‘Manusmriti’. ‘Manuvaad’ will end only with a ban on the RSS,” Chandrashekhar Azad said.
Meanwhile in Rajasthan, big news in papers today, a new institute that will study vedas and mantras, because the Manusmriti said 'every solution lies in the vedas' Like chanting to bring rain, how a line drawn by Ram protected (read the quote)