New Delhi, Feb. 24 -- : BJP leaders including JP Nadda, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Yogi Adityanath and S Jaishankar, on Tuesday slammed Congress leader Rahul Gandhi over his remarks "comparing" his present Wayanad parliamentary constituency to his previous Amethi seat and accused him of creating a "north-south" divide.

BJP president JP Nadda accused Gandhi of "spewing venom against the North".

"A few days back he was in the Northeast, spewing venom against the western part of India. Today in the South he is spewing venom against the North. Divide and rule politics won't work, RahulGandhi Ji!" Nadda said in a tweet.

Gandhi, who addressed an event to mark the conclusion of 'Aishwarya Kerala Yatra' in poll-bound Kerala, said he had been MP for...