Keenly listening, outgoing Vice President Venkaiah Naidu picked on AAP chief Raghav Chadha’s “pehla pyaar (old flame)” remark throughout a parliament change on Monday. Mr Naidu’s one-liner had the members in stitches.
“An individual remembers his first expertise. The primary day of college, first college principal, first trainer. Past love. I’ll all the time bear in mind you as my first Chairman,” stated AAP’s Raghav Chadha throughout his farewell speech for the Vice President.
“Raghav, I consider you like solely as soon as…First time, second time, does it occur like that? No, proper. You’re keen on solely as soon as, proper,” Mr Naidu replied in Hindi, eliciting laughter from the Home.
To this, the smiling AAP chief stated, “I haven’t got that have, sir. However it’s good.”
“Haan, pehla pyaar achha hota hai. Wahi pyaar hamesha rehna hai, zindagi bhar (Sure, old flame is nice. The identical love ought to keep ceaselessly),” Mr Naidu stated amid extra laughter.
My valedictory remarks on Hon’ble Chairman Rajya Sabha Shri Venkaiah Naidu’s farewell. pic.twitter.com/lNpelf6W8m
— Raghav Chadha (@raghav_chadha) August 8, 2022
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, BJP chief JP Nadda, Trinamool’s Derek O’Brien, amongst others, had been current within the Home.
Earlier as we speak, Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the outgoing chairman for encouraging members to talk of their mom tongue and in addition MPs from the non-Hindi belt to talk in Hindi. He additionally praised Mr Naidu for his repartee.
“Your one-liners are wit-liners and win-liners as effectively… There may be nothing left to be stated after that. Your every phrase is heard, most popular, revered and by no means countered,” PM Modi stated.
Mr Naidu completes his five-year time period on August 10. Jagdeep Dhankhar will succeed him.