Gujarat Ke Sholay: Congress’s Gabbar and Thakur detained for protesting without permission : India, News
Days after Rahul Gandhi dubbed GST as Gabbar Singh Tax, Congress staff at this time took out a protest rally towards the Items and Providers Tax in Surat in poll-bound Gujarat.
As a part of the protest, some Congress members had been dressed as Gabbar and Thakur, the 2 larger-than-life characters from the basic film Sholay.
The protest was cut-short after police detained the Congress members for not in search of prior permission for the rally.
“They took out the rally with out permission and had been additionally carrying air weapons,” mentioned Salabatpura inspector V J Chaudhary.
“We’re taking us (protesters) with them. A crew is coming to take inventory of the scenario and take additional motion,” the officer added.
Throughout its Gujarat marketing campaign, the Congress and get together vice-president Rahul Gandhi have repeatedly attacked the Narendra Modi-led BJP authorities on the Centre for demonetisation and hurried rollout of GST.
Each the selections, the Congress alleged, have damage merchants and farmers. At a rally in Gandhinagar final month, Rahul Gandhi mentioned the federal government must make GST easier.
“Their GST isn’t GST however Gabbar Singh Tax,” the Congress vice-president mentioned with OBC chief Alpesh Thakor by his facet.