BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday gave a savage reply to a Twitter user, who warned him that old people are more prone to the deadly coronavirus, which has killed 8,978 people and infected 219,702 globally so far.
A Twitter user tagged Swamy in his post and asked the Rajya Sabha MP to answer his questions. He wrote, "@Swamy39 Would be obliged if you could clear off these notions. Is corona a bio weapon developed by the Chinese? Did the CIA partake in it? Are the Chinese using doppelgängers of its President amidst outbreak?"
Replying to the user, Swamy said that first let us conquer this pandemic and later discuss these theories. He wrote, "Let us first conquer Corona virus pandemic then we can have a relaxed and cool discussion on theories floating around."
Another Twitter user replied on the same thread and trying to troll Swamy, warned him that old people are more to die due to coronavirus. He wrote, "Take care. Elderly people are more prone to coronavirus attack!"
Subramanian Swamy bruatlly trolled the user with a savage reply. He said, "Take care: Low IQ persons are prone to be most prone to coronavirus."
Meanwhile, on Thursday, 13 new cases of the novel coronavirus were reported in India, taking the tally of infected people to 169.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is supposed to address the nation on Thursday at 8 pm on issues related to the novel coronavirus outbreak and spread, and the efforts to combat it, the Prime Minister's Office said in a post on Twitter.