jignesh mevani: Jignesh Mevani denies making a provocative speech, says he is being deliberately targeted | India News
NEW DELHI: Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani immediately denied making an inflammatory speech and stated that his picture is being intentionally tarnished by members of the Sangh Parivar and BJP.
The Dalit chief was responding to an FIR registered towards him for his alleged “provocative” speeches throughout an occasion in Pune on December 31.
Not even a single phrase of my speech was inflammatory, I’m simply being focused. No a part of my speech was provocativ… https://t.co/aX08l8oJNG
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He additionally denied the allegations accusing him of instigating violence and stated that he by no means went to Bhima Koregaon or participated within the shutdown within the state.
The shutdown was known as by varied Dalit teams to protest the state’s “failure” to cease violence towards celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Bhima-Koregaon battle in Pune district on Monday, disrupted regular life throughout Maharashtra, together with Mumbai.
Mevani stated that the outcomes of the Gujarat elections have dented the ego of BJP and the costs towards him are politically motivated within the wake of his rising reputation.
“Members of Sangh Parivar & BJP made a infantile try and tarnish my picture & goal me, it’s an after impact of the Gujarat outcomes & it is usually as a result of they’ve a way of concern about 2019,”he added.
Issuing a warning to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the MLA from Vadgam constituency of Gujarat stated that if assaults towards Dalits proceed, the neighborhood will educate a lesson to BJP within the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
The chief additional stated that by focusing on an “established Dalit chief” the federal government has offended thousands and thousands of Dalits of the nation.
On the finish of his tackle, the chief introduced that on January 9 he will probably be organising a “Yuva Rally” to additional the reason for social justice within the nation.
“On the finish of the rally, I’ll go to Prime Minister’s Workplace with the Structure of India in a single hand and Manusmriti in one other. I’ll ask the Prime Minister, what does he select? The Structure or the Manusmriti,” he concluded.