Rahul Gandhi on Patiala Violence: Now the statement of former Congress President Rahul Gandhi has also come regarding the communal violence in Patiala, Punjab. Rahul Gandhi said that the visuals coming from Patiala can disturb you. Rahul Gandhi said, ‘I am repeating this point, there is no need for any experiment in a sensitive state like border Punjab, where peace and harmony is most important.’ He further said, ‘A serious appeal should be made to the Punjab government to maintain law and order.’ Let us tell you that on Friday, there was a clash between two communities in Punjab, after which more than one thousand soldiers have been deployed there.
Visuals from Patiala are disturbing.
I repeat, Peace & Harmony are most imperative in a sensitive border state like Punjab. This is not the place to carry out experiments.
Earnestly appeal to the Punjab government to ensure law and order is maintained.
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) April 29, 2022
Alert in Punjab on SFJ’s call
While Punjab Police has claimed that the situation has become normal after the clash between two communities in Patiala. Punjab Intelligence claims that on the call of SFJ in Punjab, alert was made everywhere. Earlier in Patiala, organizations belonging to two different religions clashed with the Punjab Police, in which 4-5 soldiers including the SHO of Punjab Police were also injured. The Punjab Police said that an altercation had started between the two organizations over the procession, which turned into a violent clash. One organization pelted stones on the police and the other organization attacked the police with weapons.
#WATCH | Punjab: A clash broke out between two groups near Kali Devi Mandir in Patiala today.
Police personnel deployed at the spot to maintain law and order situation. pic.twitter.com/yZv2vfAiT6
— ANI (@ANI) April 29, 2022
BJP raised questions
BJP attacked the Bhagwant Mann government of Punjab over the violent clash between two communities in Patiala. BJP said Bhagwant Mann The government should answer how such situations are arising in the state. In view of the seriousness of the situation, troops have been deployed in Patiala city. At the same time, Punjab Police has also continuously appealed to the people to maintain peace. In this whole matter, Shiv Sainiks were taking out a march against Khalistan. Meanwhile, Khalistani supporters present there got furious and allegedly attacked the march of Shiv Sena.