BJP threatens to dam MP leg of Bharat Jodo Yatra of Congress over its chief’s ‘anti-Brahmin’ feedback
Nevertheless, Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee media cell chairman KK Mishra, to whom the objectionable remarks have been attributed, claimed his feedback have been “twisted” by the ruling occasion as they’re rattled by the large response Gandhi’s mass contact drive was getting throughout the nation.
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BJP staff on Tuesday staged a protest outdoors the residence of state Congress president Kamal Nath and demanded Mishra’s expulsion from the opposition occasion.
Mishra made the alleged remarks in an interview to a neighborhood media individual whereas responding to a query concerning the state authorities taking motion in opposition to Brahmin officers in context of the latest suspension of Jhabua district’s superintendent of police (SP) and switch of the district collector.
Whereas the SP was suspended for allegedly utilizing abusive language over cellphone in opposition to college students looking for safety from him, the Jhabua collector was transferred following complaints of poor implementation of welfare schemes within the district.
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Within the interview, Mishra is heard saying although he’s proud to be a Brahmin, he considers humanity above the whole lot and can’t defend a “….. Brahmin who indulges in wrongdoings”.
Because the feedback went viral on social media, BJP staff led by Bhopal district president Sumit Pachouri staged a protest outdoors the residence of Kamal Nath and demanded expulsion of Mishra from the Congress.
The BJP staff mentioned if no motion is taken in opposition to Mishra, they won’t permit Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra, which began from Tamil Nadu within the first week of September, to enter Madhya Pradesh.
Later, some BJP leaders additionally met Nath at his residence and submitted a memorandum demanding Mishra’s ouster from the Congress.
Sources near the previous chief minister mentioned he instructed the protesting BJP leaders he would study all the episode and take an applicable motion.