Anurag Thakur targets AAP over Patiala violence, says CM lives outside the state


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Published: Saturday, April 30, 2022, 22:25 [IST]

New Delhi, 30 April. Union Minister Anurag Thakur slammed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) over Patiala violence, saying CM Bhagwant Mann spends more time outside Punjab. The Union Minister also expressed concern over such clashes and the deteriorating law and order situation in the border state. Thakur further questioned AAP’s ideologies and connections and demanded strict action against the rioters.

Anurag Thakur

‘Punjab CM spends more time outside the state’: Anurag Thakur
He said, “The law and order situation in Punjab has deteriorated. The Punjab Chief Minister is spending more time outside the state. We don’t know who is looking after the law and order in Punjab. What is the Punjab government and the chief minister’s situation? Will strict action be taken against those trying to break harmony and brotherhood in Punjab? AAP has to answer what ideologies they are promoting? AAP’s intention and capabilities even before elections But questions were raised. His relations with the people were also questioned. Questions are being raised because it is a matter of concern because Punjab is a border state. BJP wants development, peace and brotherhood in Punjab and is against rioters. Strict action should be taken.”

what was the matter?
The incident took place on Friday when a pro-Khalistan outfit clashed with Shiv Sena workers, who were taking out a procession in Patiala against the spread of “anti-national” Khalistani outfits. Shiv Sena workers were pelted with stones after raising anti-Khalistan slogans. Clashes broke out outside Kali Mata temple when Shiv Sena members started ‘Khalistan Murdabad March’.

Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Friday chaired an important meeting of the DGP and all top officials after a fierce clash between Shiv Sena workers and pro-Khalistan groups in Patiala. CM Mann said that he has instructed the officials to start an immediate investigation into the incident. Apart from this, the Punjab CM has also directed the officials to ensure that not a single criminal is spared. Meanwhile, Shiv Sena distanced itself from the party’s state unit working president Harish Singla, who was arrested by the Punjab Police later in the day.

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  • Patiala Violence: High level meeting of CM Bhagwant Mann, Shiv Sena leader Harish Singla arrested
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anurag thakur blame aap government for patiala incident

Story first published: Saturday, April 30, 2022, 22:25 [IST]

Parth Velani

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