After the Congress’s victory in Punjab municipal elections, senior get together chief P Chidambaram on Wednesday requested whether or not the Modi authorities nonetheless believed that farm legal guidelines are common and solely a small part of farmers of Punjab are protesting in opposition to them.
“The farmers are voters. So are migrant employees, MSMEs, the unemployed and the very poor households. When it’s their flip, they may vote in opposition to the BJP just like the Punjab voters.
“Does the Modi authorities nonetheless consider that the farm legal guidelines are common and solely a small “part” of farmers of Punjab are protesting in opposition to them,” he requested on Twitter.
“The MEA is quick dropping credibility by turning into the Ministry of Extraordinary Apologists for the federal government’s fallacious home insurance policies,” he additionally stated.
Does the Modi authorities nonetheless consider that the Farm Legal guidelines are common and solely a small “part” of farmers of Punjab are protesting in opposition to them?
— P. Chidambaram (@PChidambaram_IN) February 17, 2021
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala additionally stated that the anger brewing in Punjab has given a befitting reply to the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“The crop of anger and resentment brewing within the fields of Punjab has given a befitting reply to ruthlessness, sarcasm and confusion created by PM Modi and the BJP. Curse of Punjab…BJP”s drop,” he stated in a tweet in Hindi on Punjab civil our bodies polls.
Mr Surjewala additionally tweeted on the motion of Delhi Police on the ”toolkit” subject, “Solely a ”weak-kneed” authorities can shudder and shiver over a ”toolkit”.
Solely a ”lily-livered” ruler can heap 6,300 instances of ”Sedition” in 2 years. Solely the ”limp-wristed” have to stifle opinion by 5,922 instances below UAPA. Cease being afraid of democratic ethos of dissent-discussion.”
The Congress additionally tweeted from its official Twitter deal with, “We’ll flip hatred into love. We’ll maintain the palms that feed us. We’ll stand by each Indian. We’ll shield India’s soul. Thanks Punjab for the huge mandate. We’ll ship.”
The ruling Congress gained six municipal firms and emerged as the most important get together within the seventh, sweeping the city physique polls in Punjab on Wednesday.
The Congress gained in Bathinda, Hoshiarpur, Kapurthala, Abohar, Batala and Pathankot, within the civic polls held in opposition to the backdrop of the farmers” agitation. In Moga, it wanted victories in six extra wards to regulate the municipal company.