FIRED. Nupur Sharma, Naveen Jindal ignored warnings, : BJP
New Delhi faces a chorus of diplomatic outrage from the Gulf following the BJP spokespersons' hate remarks seen by several countries as part of growing Islamophobia in India.
While Qatar, Kuwait and Iran summoned India's Ambassadors there, calls were given on social media for a boycott of Indian products.
While Sharma was suspended from the party and its responsibilities pending further inquiry, Jindal was expelled from the party's primary membership.