Olympic medalist Bajrang Punia on Sunday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central authorities and stated that the inauguration of the brand new Parliament constructing is going on on one hand, whereas democracy is being murdered on the opposite. Speaking to the media forward of the Mahapanchayat, Punia appealed to the administration to launch the individuals who have been detained by the Delhi Police. He confirmed that the deliberate Mahapanchayat will definitely be held on Sunday solely.
“Mahapanchayat will definitely be held immediately. We’re combating for our self-respect. They’re inaugurating the brand new Parliament constructing immediately, however murdering democracy within the nation. We enchantment to the administration to launch our folks detained by police,” Punia was quoted as saying by ANI.
#WATCH | Mahapanchayat will definitely be held immediately. We’re combating for our self-respect.They’re inaugurating the brand new Parliament constructing immediately, however murdering democracy within the nation.We enchantment to the administration to launch our folks detained by police: Wrestler Bajrang Punia pic.twitter.com/VI4kGLxGWV
— ANI (@ANI) May 28, 2023
In the meantime, the Delhi Police beefed up the safety on Sunday close to the Singhu border, ITO street, and Tikri border space as Khap panchayat leaders and farmers are anticipated to affix the wrestlers who’re protesting in opposition to Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) chief Brij Bhushan Singh for allegedly sexually harassing feminine grapplers. The wrestlers together with the farmers are anticipated to march to the brand new parliament home in Delhi immediately. Police officers have been seen briefly stopping the autos close to the border in strict checking for these getting into the nationwide capital.
Barricades have been put up by the Delhi police. The protesting wrestlers will organise a “Mahila Samman Mahapanchayat” immediately forward of their march to the brand new parliament home.
— ANI (@ANI) May 28, 2023
DCP East Delhi, Amrutha Gugulot whereas speaking to information company ANI stated, “Delhi police are ready for such conditions. We have now sufficient power to deploy. Final time the border was closed for months due to the protesters (farmers’ protests). We have now ready our forces in order that such conditions do not come up once more. We’ll persuade the protesters to return.”
Particular CP, Legislation & Order, Delhi Police, Dependra Pathak, whereas speaking in regards to the safety association stated, “8,000-10,000 personnel have been deployed to make sure that there is no such thing as a disturbance within the inauguration ceremony of the brand new Parliament constructing.”