NEW DELHI: Former Team India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh has apologised for his father Yograj Singh’s extraordinarily vital and abusive remarks in regards to the farmers’ protest and wished for early resolution of their issues.
Distancing himself from Yograj Singh, Yuvraj Singh, who turned 39, stated he was deeply saddened and upset by his father’s speech on farmer protests in NCR. Taking to Twitter, the previous all-rounder stated he and his father have completely different ideologies.
Yuvraj Singh additionally wished for a speedy resolution of the continuing battle between farmers and the Central authorities. The former Team India cricketer appealed to the countrymen to proceed to take obligatory precautions in opposition to the Covid-19 virus and an infection as our society continues to struggle in opposition to the pandemic.
“Undoubtedly, farmers are the lifeblood of the nation and he believed that the problem could be resolved through peaceful dialogue,” Yuvraj Singh stated in a press release on Twitter.
“Birthdays are an opportunity to fulfill a wish or desire and this birthday, rather than celebrating, I only wish and pray for a swift resolution of the ongoing talks between our farmers and our government” Yuvraj posted on Twitter on the stroke of midnight.
“I am saddened and upset by the statements made by Mr. Yograj Singh. I wish to clarify that his remarks have been made in an individual capacity and my ideologies are not the same in any manner,” Yuvraj added.
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) December 11, 2020
This clarification from Yuvraj got here days after Yograj Singh urged the Central Government to hearken to the calls for of the farmers, and backed sportspersons who have been returning their awards to indicate help with the protesting farmers.
“Farmers are demanding the right thing, the government should listen to them. It is really high time that the government should come up with solutions in this regard and I back all those sportspersons who are returning their prestigious award,” Yograj had stated.