Haryana authorities has no drawback if Rahul Gandhi enters the state with just a few individuals for his tractor rallies on Tuesday and Wednesday, however he is not going to be allowed to carry a giant crowd to “disturb” the ambiance, state Home Minister Anil Vij has mentioned.
Mr Gandhi, who’s holding tractor rallies in Punjab towards the newly enacted farm legal guidelines, is about to succeed in Pehowa city in Kurukshetra district of Haryana together with his supporters Tuesday, and tackle a gathering. He will even tackle public gatherings in Karnal, Congress leaders mentioned.
“If he wants to come alone or with just a few people, there is no problem. He can come 100 times, we have no objection. But if he comes with a big crowd from Punjab to disturb Haryana’s atmosphere, then we will not permit. We are not going to allow that,” Mr Vij instructed PTI on Monday.
“This issue concerns our law and order. Last month, two Congress-sponsored rallies were also stopped by us from entering our state. Congress is in power in Punjab and they want to use state machinery to spoil Haryana’s peaceful atmosphere, which we will not allow,” he added.
He alleged that Congress is attempting its finest to instigate the farmers of Haryana however the state authorities is not going to permit them to “succeed in their designs”.
“Under no circumstances will we allow Congress”s evil designs to spoil peace and tranquillity in Haryana, we won’t permit (it) at any cost,” he mentioned.
Mr Vij, who can also be the well being minister of Haryana, had mentioned on October 1 too that Mr Gandhi’s tractor rally will not be allowed to enter the state, prompting Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to ask him if a “jungle raj” was prevailing there.
During his two-day go to to Haryana, Mr Gandhi, in keeping with occasion leaders, is scheduled to deal with a farmers’ gathering in Pehowa. After an evening halt in Kurukshetra, he’ll go to Pipli on Wednesday morning, the place he’ll meet the farmers who have been allegedly lathicharged throughout a protest towards the three items of farm laws on September 10.
The former Congress president will then proceed to Nilokheri and Karnal earlier than returning to Delhi.
Mr Vij, who has been vocal towards the rule of Nehru-Gandhi household, mentioned no permission can be given to collect big crowds at one place inside Haryana.
“I am bound by law, how can I permit huge crowds,” Mr Vij mentioned.
On Amarinder Singh’s “jungle raj” remark, Mr Vij mentioned, “actually, it is Punjab where there is no law and order.”
“They talk about farmers, but they burn the tools they worship. First they (youth Congress workers) set fire to a tractor on Ambala border, later a tractor was set on fire by them in Delhi”.
“They are not concerned with farmers, they are only doing politics in their name. Rahul Gandhi, Amarinder Singh and (Punjab Congress chief) Sunil Jakhar ride a modified tractor during their tractor rally in Punjab, even during their so-called protest they do not want to part with luxury. They should see how hard a farmer toils in his fields,” he mentioned.
Mr Vij mentioned the Congress was deceptive farmers on farm legal guidelines, that are going to carry a giant change for the higher within the lives of peasants”.
He additionally accused the Congress of politicising the Hathras gang-rape incident and whereas referring to alleged rape of two minor sisters in Baran district of Rajasthan, questioned why Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra didn’t go to Baran.