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‘I feel insulted, EC should act’: Vasundhara Raje on Sharad Yadav’s body-shaming remark

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Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Friday said that the Election Commission should act, after Bihar politician Sharad Yadav’s comments body-shaming her at an election rally.

“To set an example for future it’s important that EC takes cognisance of this kind of language. I actually feel insulted&I think even women are insulted,” she told media after casting her vote at Jhalrapatan constituency of Jhalawar.

Sharad Yadav sparked a controversy after he said that Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje should take rest as she has gained weight. Later while clarifying his remarks, Yadav said that it was a mere ‘joke’ and his intentions were not to hurt the Bharatiya Janata Party leader.