London: British Prime Minister David Cameron
has described former Libyan dictator, Colonel Muammar
Gaddafi`s death as victory of good over evil in the true
Speaking at a Diwali party hosted by him at his official
residence of 10 Downing Street last night, Cameron said:
"Diwali being the festival of a triumph of good over evil and
also the death of a devil, perhaps there is a little resonance
in what I am saying tonight.
The death of Col Gaddafi is the victory of good over the
evil in true Diwali sentiments."
Responding to it, the Acting Indian High Commissioner to
the UK Rajesh Prasad, said "in this very difficult global
economic situation I hope very much that Goddess Lakshmi takes
a benevolent look at all of us and showers us with her
Cameron, who was seen folding his hands, his eyes closed,
in prayer, later said that of all the parties he hosted, his
children found the Diwali party "by far the most exciting".
He, thereafter, joked: "They`ve almost converted."