James Dornan, the occasion’s consultant for Glasgow Cathcart, reportedly replied to the high-profile Conservative MP’s publish concerning the Nationality and Borders Invoice.
Mr Rees-Mogg quote-tweeted a video from the @CommonsLeader account, including: “The bands of blighters bringing unlawful entrants to Blighty might be damaged up by this sensible borders invoice.”
The reply from Mr Dornan’s account learn: “Hope you bear in mind this the subsequent time you go to confession.
“You and your cronies are already answerable for the deaths of hundreds and also you’re now comfortable to see probably the most determined folks on this planet undergo and drown.
“In case your god exists you’ll undoubtedly rot in hell.”
Mr Dornan’s account has since been protected, that means solely the folks he’s following can see any posts made.
Scottish Conservative chief whip Stephen Kerr MSP criticised his Holyrood colleague and known as for an instantaneous apology.
Mr Kerr mentioned: “These feedback from James Dornan have been toxic and past the pale.
“He’s well-known for his outbursts on Twitter however this vitriol merely has no place in respectful political debate.
“Contemporary from his pretend claims about Lothian Buses discriminating towards Catholics, this gaffe-prone MSP has as soon as once more proven his nasty aspect and shamefully introduced faith into his anger at a fellow elected consultant.
“It’s clear that he wasn’t thinking about adhering to the MSPs’ Code of Conduct when posting this reply, which is why this publish has now been reported to the Requirements Commissioner.
“James Dornan should urgently apologise for this wholly unacceptable and abusive behaviour instantly.”
There are fewer issues extra offensive than a coverage which threatens to jail determined refugees for the crime of making an attempt to save lots of their very own lives
An SNP spokesman mentioned: “The Scottish Tories’ desperation to cross judgment on a tweet whereas completely failing to sentence the immigration regime of their bosses within the Westminster Authorities speaks volumes.
“Whereas some folks seem decided to be offended no matter what SNP politicians say, there are fewer issues extra offensive than a coverage which threatens to jail determined refugees for the crime of making an attempt to save lots of their very own lives – and the lives of their toddler youngsters – and it’s important such callous insurance policies are known as out.”
The Requirements Fee for Scotland has been contacted for remark.