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Muktsar/Fazilka, October 15
Three days after BJP state president Ashwani Sharma was manhandled in Hoshiarpur, former Union Minister of State and senior BJP chief Vijay Sampla, together with some get together leaders, was immediately gheraoed by some farmers protesting towards the contentious legal guidelines in Maha Badhar village.
The BJP management, nevertheless, claimed that immediately’s street blockade was orchestrated by Congress leaders. In protest, Sampla and different leaders began a parallel protest on the street, barely just a few metres from the farmers’ protest, terming them anti-Dalit. Later, the police took Sampla and others into preventive custody because the state of affairs was turning grim with the rising variety of farmers and each BJP activists and farmers elevating slogans.
Sampla, stated, “The protest was led by a Youth Congress chief. He, together with others, blocked our means. Once we objected and began a parallel protest on the street, in search of a strategy to go forward to satisfy a Dalit youth’s household, a police get together arrived and took us into custody. We weren’t even instructed the place have been we being taken too.”
Later, the native BJP leaders have been launched on the boundary of Muktsar and Faridkot. Nevertheless, Sampla, his nephew Robin and Sheetal Angural have been then taken into custody by the Faridkot police. Kulwant Rai, SP (PBI), Muktsar, stated, “Some BJP leaders have been merely moved out of the district in a police car. They weren’t able to budge from their demand that they might go forward both by automotive or on foot. The motion was taken to take care of regulation and order within the district. No authorized motion is being taken towards anybody.” Sampla was launched later and he got here again to Hoshiarpur.
BJP activists throughout Jalandhar, Hoshiarpur and Phagwara raised slogans and burnt effigies of the CM in protest towards the incident. Sampla demanded arrest of the perpetrators within the Fazilka case. SSP Harjeet Singh stated prices beneath the SC/ST Act had already been added to the FIR.