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TN Minister draws flak over ad having image of rocket with Chinese flag

Thoothukudi, Feb 28 (UNI) Tamil Nadu Minister for Fisheries Anitha R.Radhakrishnan has drawn flak for his advertisement in Tamil media having an image of a rocket with a Chinese flag on its nose cone along with the pictures of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister M.K.Stalin on Wednesday.
Mr.Radhakrishnan, who is representing the Tiruchendur assembly constituency rolled out an advertisement today in the local Tamil newspapers about the inauguration event of laying foundation stone for the Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) second spaceport by Modi coming up at Kulasekarapattinam in Thoothukudi district.
The Tamil advertisement carrying the pictures of the Prime Minister and Stalin has rockets in the backdrop. One of the rocket images had a Chinese flag on its nose cone and another rocket image had Chinese letters stoked a controversy.
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