Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath
Adityanath stated opposition events had been making a “unfavorable” ambiance and stalling the Parliament proceedings over the Pegasus controversy. He additionally demanded that they apologise.
He stated the the Opposition’s “unfavorable perspective” didn’t permit points on the widespread individuals to be raised in Parliament.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani
Criticising the Opposition Congress for “unnecessarily” creating an issue over the Pegasus adware earlier than the beginning of the Monsoon Session, Rupani stated the celebration has an “anti-national mindset”. A launch from the chief minister’s workplace quoted Rupani as saying, “By turning into an instrument within the palms of overseas forces, Congress is damaging the fame of the nation.”
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis
The BJP-led authorities, which helmed the state from 2014 to 2019, by no means availed the providers of NSO Group — the Israeli agency behind the adware Pegasus — for phone-tapping, chief of the Opposition within the state legislative meeting Fadnavis stated on Tuesday.
Terming allegations made by the Congress and the NCP as baseless, Fadnavis stated, “Throughout my tenure as Chief Minister of Maharashtra, we had by no means availed the providers of NSO.”
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
Sarma demanded a ban on human rights group Amnesty Worldwide’s actions in India for its function within the Pegasus controversy. The BJP chief additionally claimed that all the controversy was an “worldwide conspiracy by the Left-wing organisations, together with Amnesty Worldwide, “to defame the Centre.