Rahul hugs Modi: Twitter abuzz with jokes on 'hugplomacy', 'pappukijhappi'
Updated : July 20, 2018 10:42 PM IST
Many remembered "Munnabhai", the character from the eponymous Bollywood film who hugged his opponents in a bid to win them over and prove the relevance of Gandhian values.
Modi, who initially looked nonplussed and did not stand up to hug him, recovered quickly and called Gandhi back and patted him on the back.
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