A K Antony's son quits Congress following uproar over tweet against BBC film


by The Asian Age

The Asian Age— Anil Antony announced his resignation via a tweet in which he said that he was getting 'intolerant calls' to retract his tweet

The Indian Express—A K Antony’s son steps down from Congress roles over BBC film row: ‘Refused intolerant calls to retract tweet’. Former Kerala CM’s son on Tuesday said “placing views of BBC over Indian institutions setting a dangerous precedence, will undermine sovereignty”.

International Business Times, India Edition—Anil Antony quits Congress; cites "intolerant calls to retract tweet on BBC documentary". Anil Antony, son of Congress leader AK Antony, had been handling the digital operations of the party's Kerala unit

ndtv.com—Congress's AK Antony's Son Quits Party, Cites Post On BBC Series On PM Modi. Congress veteran AK Antony's son Anil K Antonysun has quit the party alleging "intolerant calls to retract a tweet", a day after he criticized a controversial BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.