In an obvious reference to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s ‘abba jaan’ remarks, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday mentioned what sort of a Yogi propagates hate.
The Uttar Pradesh chief minister’s workplace hit again at Gandhi, saying in a tweet, “If bulldozing the empire of criminals and miscreants is hate, then this hatred will continue unabated.”
Earlier, taking to Twitter, Gandhi posted, “Jo nafrat kare, woh yogi kaisa! (What kind of a Yogi propagates hate).” Addressing a programme in Kushinagar on Sunday, Adityanath had alleged that individuals didn’t get rations earlier than 2017 like they do now.
“Because then, people who say ‘abba jaan’ used to digest the rations. The rations of Kushinagar used to go to Nepal and Bangladesh. Today, if anybody tries to swallow the rations meant for poor people, he will land in jail,” the chief minister had mentioned.
‘Abba jaan’ is the Urdu time period for father.
In a Facebook submit, Gandhi additionally recalled the horrific Hathras incident which happened a yr in the past.
“The wait for justice continues. Daughter of Hathras, daughter of the country,” Gandhi mentioned.
The horrific Hathras incident happened a yr in the past through which a younger Dalit girl was allegedly raped by 4 males. The girl died on September 29 at Delhi’s Safdarjung Hospital throughout therapy.