Hyderabad: T. Raja Singh, BJP MLA representing Goshamahal Assembly Constituency lit a torch in Hyderabad following the call by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to switch off lights of houses at 9 PM for 9 minutes to mark the fight against the coronavirus.
Chinese virus go back: Raja Singh
Along with Singh, a few people were also seen standing with a torch in support of the BJP MLA.
Holding fire torches in their hands, Raja Singh and his followers raised slogans of “go back, go back, Chinese virus go back”.
The entire country rose to the occasion in unison on Sunday night in response to PM Modi’s appeal to light candles, diyas, and flashlights to signal India’s resolve to defeat the coronavirus.
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