BJP MP Varun Gandhi on Thursday known as for “accountability for the harmless blood of farmers” as he posted a video purportedly of the Lakhimpur Kheri incident.
“The video is crystal clear. Protestors can’t be silenced by homicide. There must be accountability for the harmless blood of farmers that has been spilled and justice should be delivered earlier than a message of vanity and cruelty enters the minds of each farmer,” he wrote.
The video is crystal clear. Protestors can’t be silenced by homicide. There must be accountability for the harmless blood of farmers that has been spilled and justice should be delivered earlier than a message of vanity and cruelty enters the minds of each farmer. 🙏🏻🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/Z6NLCfuujK
— Varun Gandhi (@varungandhi80) October 7, 2021
He posted a 37-second video by which a rushing Mahindra Thar jeep is seen operating over individuals. Two SUVs — one black and one other white — was seen following the jeep whereas there may be commotion of individuals shouting and crying within the video.
The video, which has gone viral on social medial, is claimed to have been taken on October 3, the day on which violence befell in Lakhimpur Kheri.
Gandhi has been crucial of the happenings in Lakhimpur Kheri, condemning these concerned within the dying of farmers and urging the federal government to be affected person and restrained in its strategy.
“That is extraordinarily unlucky and it is usually harmful for the nation. As a result of as an alternative of understanding what the struggling farmers are saying we can not begin utilizing pejorative language for them,” Gandhi instructed The Indian Categorical. He was reacting to BJP spokesperson Harish Chandra Srivastava’s tweet by which he blamed “Khalistani” parts for the violence on Sunday.
Declaring that the group beneath assault has a “disproportionate presence within the armed forces”, the three-term MP warned: “It’s a group that has laid their lives down technology after technology to guard our nation and they’re a group that’s fully selfless in the way in which they sacrificed their lives. If we’re going to discuss them in demeaning and pejorative phrases, it’s not solely unfair and merciless however it will possibly additionally, God forbid, result in a response amongst individuals who for the time being are very peaceable.”