Bhopal: BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur has stated that individuals within the two villages that she has adopted had been compelled to promote their daughters to offer bribes to the police. A video of her speech went viral on Tuesday and the Congress was fast to lift questions on the BJP-led Shivraj Singh Chouhan authorities. Throughout a programme on Monday, Thakur stated that the folks in villages, which she has adopted, haven’t any assets to earn for his or her livelihood. “They (villagers) make desi sharab (country-made liquor) and promote it to earn for his or her livelihood. Police arrest them and these poor folks promote their daughters to pay bribes to police,” Thakur was heard saying in a video that went viral on social media.
The Congress attacked the BJP elevating questions on Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s `Beti Padhao-Beti Bachao` scheme. The opposition stated that the BJP authorities was uncovered by its personal MP, who claimed that “daughters are being bought to pay bribes to the police.”
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Sangeeta Sharma, a senior Congress spokesperson stated, “She (Thakur) has levelled a severe allegation towards her personal celebration`s authorities. However, the query is, why did she not increase this subject within the Parliament? She has uncovered the BJP authorities and it proved that the Beti Padhao-Beti Bachao scheme is only a slogan for the BJP.”
Pragya Singh Thakur, who’s a BJP MP from Bhopal had defeated Congress` Rajya Sabha MP Digvijaya Singh within the final Lok Sabha elections. Nevertheless, for the previous few months, BJP MP has been sidelined by the celebration.