New Delhi, Sep 19: A day after several Congress workers were injured in lathi-charge by police in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh, party president Rahul Gandhi took to social media to express his grief over the incident.
“Under Narendra Modi’s rule, dictatorship has become a profession. The attack on Congress workers ‘fundamental rights by Raman Singh’s government in Bilaspur will be remembered by public as a political atrocity “, Gandhi tweeted.
नरेंद्र मोदी की हुकूमत में तानाशाही एक पेशा बन गया है| बिलासपुर में रमन सिंह की सरकार द्वारा कांग्रेस कार्यकर्ताओं के मौलिक अधिकारों पर बुज़दिली से किए गए इस प्रहार को वहाँ की जनता सियासी ज़ुल्म के रूप में याद रखेगी| pic.twitter.com/to7LDkXzEt
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) September 19, 2018
The Congress president also shared a video of the incident on his twitter handle.
Recently, Urban Administration Minister Amar Agrawal had allegedly referred to the opposition party as ‘kachra‘ (garbage).
Following this, Congress workers staged a protest at Agrawal’s house on Tuesday following which they were lathicharged by the state police.