UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is a “coward” and was so “scared” of Congress chief Priyanka Gandhi Vadra that he stored her in custody and didn’t let her go to Lakhimpur Kheri after violence there, mentioned Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel on Sunday.
Baghel mentioned this referring to the detention of Priyanka in Sitapur following the violence, during which eight individuals, together with 4 farmers, have been killed final Sunday.
Addressing the social gathering’s “Kisan Nyay Rally” in Varanasi, he additionally slammed the BJP, saying it divides individuals within the identify of faith, which they “learnt from the British”.
Focusing on Adityanath, Baghel mentioned he had heard and believed that seers don’t worry anybody however this Yogi proved to be a “huge coward”.
“He’s such a coward that he received afraid of a lady, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, that he didn’t enable her to go to Lakhimpur Kheri and stored her in jail for 4 days. The UP chief minister can be such an enormous coward, I by no means knew this,” Baghel mentioned.
“Once I reached Lucknow from Raipur, I used to be not allowed to maneuver out of the airport. Once I mentioned that I wish to go to the UP Congress workplace and that I wish to meet Priyanka Gandhi, I used to be instructed that I can’t exit of the airport. Such a coward and frightened individual, I’ve not seen,” Baghel mentioned.
Sharpening his assault, Baghel mentioned Yogiji had come to Chhattisgarh plenty of instances however they by no means stopped him.
“And, I’m telling him now to come back to Chhattisgarh. However, with what face will he come to Chhattisgarh? He had mentioned that the farmers’ earnings can be doubled however this didn’t happen,” the CM mentioned.
“However, our chief Rahulji went to Chhattisgarh and promised the farmers that Rs 2,500 per quintal can be given to them for paddy and right this moment Chhattisgarh is the one state to take action,” he claimed, accusing the BJP of indulging in rhetoric (jumlebaaji”) Urging individuals to vote for the Congress within the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Meeting polls, he mentioned his social gathering all the time fought for farmers.
“The RSS and Savarkar used to behave as informers of the British whereas however, it was Mahatma Gandhiji, who fought for the farmers. (Jawaharlal) Nehruji and Sardar Patelji additionally fought for the farmers,” he mentioned.
“They (BJP) know find out how to make individuals combat within the identify of faith and this high quality of divide and rule they’ve learnt from the British. This has been happening because the freedom battle,” he alleged.
On the problem of stray cattle, Baghel accused the BJP of in search of votes within the identify of “gaumata” however doing nothing for it.
“In Chhattisgarh, we buy cow dung at Rs 2 per kg and making vermicompost from it,” he mentioned.