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BJP slams Cong govt in Rajasthan after widows of Pulwama martyrs get faraway from protest web site

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BJP slams Cong govt in Rajasthan after widows of Pulwama martyrs get removed from protest site

By PTI

NEW DELHI: The Congress has all the time insulted the nation’s courageous and brave in addition to their households, the BJP alleged on Friday hours after the Rajasthan Police eliminated the widows of three CRPF jawans killed within the 2019 Pulwama terror assault from a protest web site in Jaipur.

The widows had been protesting since February 28, and had launched an indefinite starvation strike six days in the past outdoors Congress chief and former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot’s home, demanding a change in guidelines in order that their relations and never simply kids can get authorities jobs on compassionate grounds.

Widows of Pulwama assault victims Rohitash Lamba, Jeetram Gurjar and Hemraj Meena throughout a protest towards Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, in Jaipur. (Photo | PTI)

Their different calls for included building of roads and set up of statues of the jawans of their villages.

Hitting out on the Congress authorities within the state, BJP MP and former Union minister Rajyavardhan Rathore at a press convention in Delhi accused it of creating false guarantees and insulting the nation’s heroes whereas practising politics of appeasement.

The widows had been eliminated within the early hours of Friday and shifted to hospitals close to their respective residential areas, whereas their supporters had been taken to a police station in Jaipur, in response to police.

Jaipur, Rajasthan | Widows of jawans who misplaced their lives in Pulwama assault proceed to protest

When my husband died, ministers advised us we’ll get jobs however they backed off…need written affirmation of our calls for being fulfilled, incl suspension of cops: Manju Jaat pic.twitter.com/kNJ8ALpqBk

— ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) March 8, 2023

Rathore stated, “The Congress has always despised the army and ‘veerangana’ (brave women). Rahul Gandhi did the same in the case of the surgical strikes, Galwan valley, and now the Rajasthan Congress government is doing the same.”

The Congress mindset is of insulting “martyrs” and their households, he alleged on the press convention on the BJP headquarters.

“The (Rajasthan) chief minister (Ashok Gehlot) is refusing to meet the families. There was a lathicharge on the widows, what is the fear of the chief minister in meeting these widows and their families. More than 400 schemes are in the name of the Gandhi family but the statue of a martyr cannot be installed?” Rathore stated.

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On Thursday, Gehlot had accused state BJP leaders of “using the widows of the martyrs for their narrow political interests and thus, dishonouring them”, whereas on the demonstrators’ calls for he had requested if it could be “appropriate” to offer jobs to different relations of the martyred jawans as a substitute of their kids.

Raj | Widows of jawans who misplaced their lives within the Pulwama assault proceed their protest in Jaipur, march in the direction of CM Gehlot’s home in Jaipur

Till the time I do not get justice, I’ll proceed my protest. Only I understand how I’m working my home,says Manju Jaat, one of many protesters. pic.twitter.com/gcuHgdbCgy

— ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) March 9, 2023

Following the police motion, BJP MP Kirodi Lal Meena, who was supporting the protest by the widows, whereas chatting with reporters in Jaipur, requested, “Why is the government so afraid of three women warriors that the police picked them up overnight. The women were only pleading to meet the Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot ji. Why is the chief minister so nervous to hear them?” he stated.

The police motion occurred round 3 am when Meena had gone to his residence, certainly one of his shut aides stated.

NEW DELHI: The Congress has all the time insulted the nation’s courageous and brave in addition to their households, the BJP alleged on Friday hours after the Rajasthan Police eliminated the widows of three CRPF jawans killed within the 2019 Pulwama terror assault from a protest web site in Jaipur.

The widows had been protesting since February 28, and had launched an indefinite starvation strike six days in the past outdoors Congress chief and former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot’s home, demanding a change in guidelines in order that their relations and never simply kids can get authorities jobs on compassionate grounds.

Widows of Pulwama assault victims Rohitash Lamba, Jeetram Gurjar and Hemraj Meena throughout a protest towards Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, in Jaipur. (Photo | PTI)

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Hitting out on the Congress authorities within the state, BJP MP and former Union minister Rajyavardhan Rathore at a press convention in Delhi accused it of creating false guarantees and insulting the nation’s heroes whereas practising politics of appeasement.

The widows had been eliminated within the early hours of Friday and shifted to hospitals close to their respective residential areas, whereas their supporters had been taken to a police station in Jaipur, in response to police.

Jaipur, Rajasthan | Widows of jawans who misplaced their lives in Pulwama assault proceed to protest
When my husband died, ministers advised us we’ll get jobs however they backed off…need written affirmation of our calls for being fulfilled, incl suspension of cops: Manju Jaat pic.twitter.com/kNJ8ALpqBk
— ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) March 8, 2023
Rathore stated, “The Congress has always despised the army and ‘veerangana’ (brave women). Rahul Gandhi did the same in the case of the surgical strikes, Galwan valley, and now the Rajasthan Congress government is doing the same.”

The Congress mindset is of insulting “martyrs” and their households, he alleged on the press convention on the BJP headquarters.

“The (Rajasthan) chief minister (Ashok Gehlot) is refusing to meet the families. There was a lathicharge on the widows, what is the fear of the chief minister in meeting these widows and their families. More than 400 schemes are in the name of the Gandhi family but the statue of a martyr cannot be installed?” Rathore stated.

ALSO READ | Widows of three CRPF jawans killed in 2019 Pulwama terror assault search permission to finish personal lives

On Thursday, Gehlot had accused state BJP leaders of “using the widows of the martyrs for their narrow political interests and thus, dishonouring them”, whereas on the demonstrators’ calls for he had requested if it could be “appropriate” to offer jobs to different relations of the martyred jawans as a substitute of their kids.

Raj | Widows of jawans who misplaced their lives within the Pulwama assault proceed their protest in Jaipur, march in the direction of CM Gehlot’s home in Jaipur
Till the time I do not get justice, I’ll proceed my protest. Only I understand how I’m working my home,says Manju Jaat, one of many protesters. pic.twitter.com/gcuHgdbCgy
— ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) March 9, 2023
Following the police motion, BJP MP Kirodi Lal Meena, who was supporting the protest by the widows, whereas chatting with reporters in Jaipur, requested, “Why is the government so afraid of three women warriors that the police picked them up overnight. The women were only pleading to meet the Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot ji. Why is the chief minister so nervous to hear them?” he stated.

The police motion occurred round 3 am when Meena had gone to his residence, certainly one of his shut aides stated.