Congress common secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday launched a scathing assault in opposition to the BJP in Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s constituency Varanasi during a ‘Kisan nyay rally’ on Sunday. Her feedback got here days after eight folks, together with 4 farmers, have been killed within the Lakhimpur Kheri violence.
Union minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra has been arrested in reference to the case. Addressing the rally, Priyanka mentioned when she spoke to folks, they informed her that there have been no jobs and earnings. Farmers, Dalits and ladies have been feeling harassed, she added.
Vadra additionally mentioned solely the ruling celebration leaders and their “billionaire buddies” were safe in the country. “Modi ji bought two aircraft for himself for Rs 16,000 crore last year. He sold the entire Air India of this country for just Rs 18,000 crore to this billionaire friends,” she mentioned, commenting on the sale of debt-laden nationwide service Air India to Tata Sons.
She alleged that individuals would possibly belong to any caste and faith, they weren’t protected. “On this nation, the prime minister, his council of ministers, folks from his celebration and their billionaire buddies are protected. Perceive this correctly. The nation is getting broken,” the Congress leader said.
Before the rally, Priyanka visited Kashi Vishwanath and Kushmanda temples. Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel also offered prayers at Kashi Vishwanath temple. Prayers of different religions were recited at the rally.