Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday demanded the rapid resignation of Union Minister Meenakshi Lekhi, who termed farmers as ‘Mawli’ in protest of the Centre’s three farm legal guidelines. Criticizing the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP) chief for utilizing derogatory language towards farmers who’ve been protesting towards central farming legal guidelines for the previous eight months, the chief minister stated it confirmed the social gathering’s anti-farmer mentality.
“Given the efforts of the ruling social gathering to quell all voices of discontent and protest, it’s making clear the truth that it has failed to interrupt the spirit of the farmers,” Amarinder Singh stated in an official assertion.
He criticized the NDA authorities for its relentless efforts to stifle each voice that dares to talk out towards them, just like the current occasion of IT raids on media shops. On Thursday, Lekhi condemned the farm unions for protesting as “Mawali” (Rafian) when requested in regards to the alleged violence throughout their protests.
The Chief Minister stated that the assault on the journalist at Jantar Mantar the place the farmers had been protesting towards the brand new agricultural legal guidelines was tragic and motion ought to be taken towards the culprits.
He stated, “There isn’t a proper to defame farmers on this method by writing. He added that the BJP has no proper to aggressively condemn the farmers over the incident.
Referring to the vital remarks made by numerous BJP leaders towards farmers since their agitation began on the Delhi border, he stated the ruling social gathering had been making an attempt to defame the farmers from the start and weaken their peaceable protests.
The Chief Minister stated that the BJP management was as soon as once more resorting to such shameful ways out of desperation as many individuals within the struggle for his or her rights had did not curb the bravery of the shedding parts.
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