‘Eye-opening and startling’: PM Modi slams Cong over 1974 Katchatheevu handover

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday slammed the Congress party over Katchatheevu island controversy, after a Right To Information (RTI) report revealed the Indira Gandhi’s government’s decision to hand over Katchatheevu to Sri Lanka in 1974. Calling the revelation an “Eye-opening and startling,” PM Modi accused the Congress party of weakening the country’s integrity and interests.