Rajasthan News: In Rajasthan on 26th and 27th of July, after heavy rains, incidents of drowning of people have come to the fore. Of these, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot tweeted expressing condolences about both the incidents that happened on Sunday 31 July. There has been a debate on social media regarding both the tweets of CM Gehlot. There are also allegations of politics of appeasement.
Announcement of compensation of five lakhs
On Sunday itself, two youths fell into the pond while taking selfie on the banks of the pond in Bengti Kalan village of Phalodi in Jodhpur district. 21-year-old Rahmatullah and 20-year-old Akram died in this accident. After this incident, the Chief Minister expressed his condolences by tweeting and announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the next of kin of the deceased under the Chiranjeevi Yojana.
Satish Poonia surrounded
BJP state president Satish Poonia attacked CM Gehlot regarding this matter. They said, "Honorable Chief Minister has different tweets on two different accidents and if this is true then it is unfortunate as well as culmination."
Rajendra Rathod alleges
Apart from Poonia, Deputy Leader of Opposition Rajendra Rathod said that only condolences to the deceased Hindu children and a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the families of the Muslim deceased. If this is not appeasement then what is.
Amit Malviya also targeted
BJP IT Cell’s National Incharge Amit Malviya "A Day. Two sad incidents in Rajasthan. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot was heartbroken for one family, he announced a compensation of 5 lakhs, also raised the courage of the bereaved family but only consolation for the other family. Seeing compensation religion, this is the secularism of Congress."