Prime Minister Narendra Modi ought to first get himself vaccinated for COVID-19 to clear doubts within the minds of individuals, Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) chief in Maharashtra Prakash Ambedkar stated right now.
“The prime minister and chief minister (Uddhav Thackeray) should take the COVID-19 vaccine first and clear all doubts in the minds of the people. Once they get the vaccine shot, I am also ready to get myself vaccinated,” he stated.
Mr Ambedkar additionally stated the VBA will maintain protests throughout Maharashtra on January 27 in help of the continued agitation by farmers at borders of Delhi for the repeal of three new farm legal guidelines.
He stated the upcoming agitation for farmers can be held by Muslim volunteers of the VBA.
“During Delhi’s Shahin Baugh protest, Sikhs had guarded agitators, now Muslims will show their support through this agitation,” Mr Ambedkar stated and named the proposed protest as “Kisan Baugh”.
Mr Ambedkar stated Opposition events, together with the Congress, the CPI and the CPI (M) have did not help the farmers’ protests.
“Are these parties paralysed? Rahul Gandhi remained present for the agitation but his party was not seen,” he stated.
Asked concerning the demand by the ruling Shiv Sena to rename Aurangabad metropolis as Sambhajinagar, Mr Ambedkar stated Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj had no hyperlinks with this metropolis.
“This renaming movement smacks of anti-Muslim sentiment,” he added.
He stated the VBA will contest the upcoming Aurangabad Municipal Corporation election on the difficulty of water shortage with out forming any alliance.