Nehru had called Patel `a total communalist`: Advani

BJP on Tuesday raked up another controversy over Sardar Patel with LK Advani quoting a book to allege that then Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru called his Home Minister a "total communalist" when the latter suggested that army be sent to take over a defiant Hyderabad after Independence.

Nov 07, 2013, 11:56 AM IST