New Delhi | Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit today responding to the controversial ‘Khaki Underwear’ remark against BJP’s Jaya Prada said that strict action should be taken against the Samajwadi Party leader.
Speaking to News Agency ANI, Dikshit said,” The remark by Azam Khan is highly condemnable, he owes an apology to women immediat ely. Its unacceptable, action should be taken against him.”
Addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh Rampur during his election campaign, Azam Khan was caught on camera saying,” People of Rampur, people of Uttar Pradesh and people of India, it took you 17 years to understand her reality. But, I could recognize it in 17 days that she wears a khaki underwear.” The video of Khan’s purported speech was also doing the rounds on various social media platform.
Responding to the remark, Jaya Prada speaking to media,” It isn’t new for me, you might remember that I was a candidate from his party in’09 when no one supported me after he made comments against me.I’m a woman&I can’t even repeat what he said. I don’t know what I did to him that he is saying such things.”