Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has blamed Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) chief Gurnam Singh Charuni for instigating violence at a ‘kisan mahapanchayat’ programme in Karnal on Sunday. Addressing a press convention hours after protesting farmers vandalised the venue the place Khattar was scheduled to talk, the chief minister stated the BKU chief additionally stated that Congress and Communist events had a significant position behind the agitations.
“If I’ve to carry somebody responsible for this, then a video of Gurnam Singh Charuni (Bharatiya Kisan Union chief) has been circulating since day earlier than yesterday whereby he had tried to instigate folks. They are getting uncovered. I believe Congress and Communist events have a significant position behind these agitations,” Khattar informed reporters.
Notably, on January 6, the BKU (Charuni) had threatened that they’d oppose the ‘kisan mahapanchayat’ programme. A purported video of Haryana BKU chief Gurnam Singh Charuni making an enchantment to finish the vanity of the CM by not permitting him to deal with the mahapanchayat circulated on social media.
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Khattar stated Sunday’s incident gave folks an even bigger message than what we had supposed to offer. “Our nation has a powerful democracy the place everybody has freedom of expression. We by no means stopped statements of those alleged farmers & leaders. Their agitation is occurring. Despite COVID, we made preparations for them. It’s not proper to impede anybody who needs to talk. I do not suppose folks will tolerate violation of provisions given by Dr BR Ambedkar. Congress had tried to complete democracy in 1975. At that point folks recognized their disgusting work & threw them out of energy,” he stated.
The farmers disrupted the ‘kisan mahapanchayat’ programme by damaging the stage and breaking chairs, tables and flower pots on the venue.
In the melee, stones had been additionally pelted as police personnel ran for canopy.
Angry farmers, primarily comprising youths, damaged the stage, tent and audio system on the venue. They additionally tore BJP hoardings and uprooted banners within the presence of policemen.
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