Congress basic secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday launched a scathing assault in opposition to the BJP in Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s constituency Varanasi throughout a ‘Kisan nyay rally’ on Sunday. Her feedback got here days after eight folks, together with 4 farmers, had been killed within the Lakhimpur Kheri violence.
Union minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra has been arrested in reference to the case. Addressing the rally, Priyanka mentioned when she spoke to folks, they advised her that there have been no jobs and earnings. Farmers, Dalits and girls had been feeling harassed, she added.
Vadra additionally mentioned solely the ruling get together leaders and their “billionaire associates” had been secure within the nation. “Modi ji purchased two plane for himself for Rs 16,000 crore final yr. He bought all the Air India of this nation for simply Rs 18,000 crore to this billionaire associates,” she mentioned, commenting on the sale of debt-laden nationwide provider Air India to Tata Sons.
She alleged that folks would possibly belong to any caste and faith, they weren’t secure. “On this nation, the prime minister, his council of ministers, folks from his get together and their billionaire associates are secure. Perceive this correctly. The nation is getting broken,” the Congress chief mentioned.
Earlier than the rally, Priyanka visited Kashi Vishwanath and Kushmanda temples. Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel additionally provided prayers at Kashi Vishwanath temple. Prayers of various religions had been recited on the rally.