After arrest of Manish Sisodia, AAP leaders begin utilizing youngsters as props to garner sympathy5 min read
Aam Aadmi Party leaders reached a brand new political low as they’ve begun exploiting young children as props to realize sympathy, days after Delhi Deputy CM and AAP chief Manish Sisodia was arrested by the CBI in reference to the alleged Delhi liquor excise coverage case.
On March 3, Friday, Party MLA Atishi Marlena, a key member of former Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia’s schooling group who is about to succeed the latter within the Delhi cabinet, took to Twitter to share a number of photographs of toddlers holding handwritten playing cards pleading with Manish Sisodia to return quickly.
The AAP chief captioned considered one of her tweets in Hindi, ‘BJP People: No matter how many false accusations you make, but the love that the children of Delhi have for @msisodia, you cannot shake.’
भाजपा वालों: तुम कितने भी झूठे इलज़ाम लगा लो, पर जो दिल्ली के बच्चों का @msisodia के लिए प्यार है, उसे तुम हिला नहीं सकते हो pic.twitter.com/a7eXShIVdV
— Atishi (@AtishiAAP) March 3, 2023
Likewise, a number of different AAP members engaged in comparable antics in a bid to garner sympathy from the lots and put pointless stress on authorities who’ve taken motion in opposition to their celebration leaders over corruption prices primarily based on proof.
तुम एक मनीष सिसोदिया को रोकोगे तो दिल्ली के स्कूलों से 18 लाख मनीष सिसोदिया निकलेंगे
एड़ी-छोटी का ज़ोर लगा लो, चाहे जितने तोता-मैना उड़ा लो शिक्षा क्रांति तो नहीं रुकने वाली #ILoveManishSisodia#ManishSisodia pic.twitter.com/CQWmrIY3zQ
— 🇮🇳 Rajender Thakur (@RajenderThakurG) March 3, 2023
एक नन्ही छात्रा का मोदी सरकार से सवाल-
“आपने मनीष सर को जेल क्यों डाला? ये तो ग़लत है।” pic.twitter.com/0Ikt17oTD8
— Tarishi Sharma (@tarishi_sharma) March 3, 2023
“People of the society have put up I Love Manish Sisodia desks outside many schools in Delhi today. On which the children of Delhi are standing with their Education Minister in this bad time. And showing their love and respect through letters,” tweeted Shailesh, who identifies himself as a member of Education Task Force, Delhi Govt.
समाज के लोगों ने आज दिल्ली में बहुत से स्कूलों के बाहर I Love Manish Sisodia डेस्क लगाई है।
जिस पर दिल्ली के बच्चे इस बुरे समय में अपने शिक्षामंत्री के साथ खड़े है। और लेटर के माध्यम से अपना प्यार और सम्मान दिखा रहे हैं।#ILoveManishSisodia pic.twitter.com/5htJDLzEix
— Shailesh (@24shailesh) March 3, 2023
Capitalising on the emotional enchantment that characterises younger and harmless youngsters, AAP chief Sarita Singh went as far as to add a video whereby quite a few younger schoolchildren are seen sitting on chairs holding items of paper with some message scribbled on them. Behind them is a big banner that reads, “I Love Manish Sisodia.” As seen within the video, a girl within the background instructs the children to repeat after her-“Convey our feelings to Manish sir.”
It’s evident from the video that the ignorant youngsters don’t have any clue and they’re simply innocently repeating what they’re being requested to say.
हमारी भावनाएं @msisodia सर तक पहुंचा देना।#IStandWithManishSisodia #ILoveManishSisodia pic.twitter.com/ikfIglmnW1
— Sarita Singh (@AapsaritaSingh) March 3, 2023
AAP frequently exploits youngsters for political targets
This just isn’t the primary time, although, that the Aam Aadmi Party has resorted to such theatrics. When it involves exploiting younger and harmless youngsters for political acquire, the AAP deserves particular point out. It could also be recalled that within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sought votes within the title of kids, asking mother and father to decide on between their youngsters and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
In January 2022, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) demanded strict motion in opposition to the AAP’s CM face of Uttarakhand Col Ajay Kothiyal for misusing minor youngsters in political campaigns.
Again in June 2022, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) had written to the Delhi Police to file an FIR, over minors getting used within the marketing campaign of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Durgesh Pathak for Delhi’s Rajinder Nagar meeting bypoll.
Notably, using naive and gullible youngsters is a brand new instrument that opposition events and the left-wing brigade have been using to hawk falsehoods and obtain their malicious targets of fomenting unrest. By roping in children, these protesters hope to capitalise on their innocence and ease so as to get consideration and sympathy. Since that is getting extra common, it’s disheartening to see how these individuals see nothing fallacious with manipulating gullible and impressionable youngsters to hawk their lies.
From ‘farmer’ protest to Shaheen Bagh, Rahul Gandhi to Priyanka Gandhi, how youngsters have been used for propaganda
The farmers’ protest in opposition to the now-repealed three-farm legal guidelines in 2021 had seen youngsters getting used as props by the demonstrators to lend credence to their agitation and hustle the federal government into acceding to their calls for. Young youngsters, with no data or understanding of the brand new Farm Laws, are tutored to talk in opposition to the Centre to pressurize them into repealing them.
In reality, a number of movies had emerged whereby youngsters had been seen reciting highly effective poetry to inspire farmers whereas waging a conflict in opposition to the ‘three black laws’ and the ‘bikau media’. The Congress celebration, which has been vociferously supporting the agitating farmers and peddling lies and misinformation in opposition to the brand new agricultural legal guidelines to berate the Modi authorities, shared the video.
Earlier, the kids of the actor-singer Gippy Grewal are seen exhorting individuals to increase their assist to farmers and be a part of the protests in solidarity with them.
Even in the course of the anti-CAA protests, younger and pliable youngsters had been used as props by the protesters to garner sympathy from the lots and pressurise the federal government into repealing the Citizenship Amendment Act. People haven’t forgotten how a 4-month-old toddler, Mohammad Jahan, was taken to the protest web site at Shaheen Bagh nearly each day to solicit assist for the anti-CAA protests.
In the run-up to the 2019 General Assembly elections, a video emerged through which younger and guileless youngsters had been seen chanting “Chowkidar Chor Hai” as Priyanka Gandhi watched on in amusement. Gandhi had no qualms that younger youngsters had been being taught to ignore and disrespect the best chair of the nation and peddle unsubstantiated lies and propaganda in opposition to PM Modi.
Even Rahul Gandhi shares the blame of utilizing youngsters for peddling his petty propaganda in opposition to PM Modi. In an occasion held in 2020, Rahul Gandhi referred to a 10-year-old throughout his election rally in Old Delhi to regurgitate the acquainted trope that mahaul within the nation has deteriorated beneath PM Modi.