Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday, after witnessing Tamil Nadu’s conventional sports activities occasion ‘Jallikattu’, mentioned his go to was to convey a message to the central authorities that desires to suppress Tamil tradition. On the opposite hand, the BJP termed Rahul Gandhi’s involvement within the occasion as ‘hypocrisy’ and mentioned that the Congress had earlier supported the ban on the occasion.
Rahul Gandhi additionally targeted the central authorities over the difficulty of three central agricultural legal guidelines and alleged that the federal government was conspiring to spoil the farmers. He additionally mentioned that the Congress will stand with the farmers. The occasion organized on the event of Pongal was accompanied by Rahul Gandhi, Udayanidhi Stalin, secretary of DMK youth unit, Congress General Secretary KC Venugopal, Pradesh Congress Committee President KS Alagiri and Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy.
‘Jallikattu’ is a conventional recreation within the rural areas of Tamil Nadu, which is held on the Pongal pageant. In this, individuals attempt to seize and management the bulls. The former Congress president mentioned, “I came here from Delhi to see a very popular event, because I believe that Tamil culture, Tamil language and Tamil history are essential to India’s future and need to be respected.” ‘
Without naming anybody, he mentioned, “I have come here to give a message to those who think they can mistreat Tamil people and keep the Tamil language and Tamil culture isolated.” Rahul Gandhi mentioned, “I have received a lot of love and affection from the people of Tamil Nadu. It is my duty to stand with the Tamil people and respect their history, culture and language. “He emphasised,” The nation has many languages, concepts and all these contribute to our energy. . This is my message.
The Congress chief lauded Jallikattu’s systematic and protected group, saying, “It was a great experience to see Tamil culture and history in a lively format.” Is dangerous I noticed in the present day and need to say that the best way it was performed, there was no scope for the bulls to get injured. If somebody may have been injured, he may have been a younger man doing jallikattu. ”
On the opposite hand, BJP nationwide common secretary and Tamil Nadu in-charge CT Ravi alleged that Rahul Gandhi is insulting the Tamil individuals by his ‘hypocrisy’ on Jallikattu. He tweeted, “Dear Rahul Gandhi, your authorities referred to as Jallikattu ruthless and barbaric in 2011. The ban on Jallikattu was supported in your celebration’s manifesto. Today you might be watching this conventional sporting occasion. Are you not insulting the Tamil individuals with this hypocrisy? ”
Rahul Gandhi celebrated Pongal at Thennalaji village and had a conventional meal with the villagers. He spoke to aged individuals there and took images with the youth. An alliance between the DMK and the Congress is probably going within the Tamil Nadu meeting elections to be held in April-May this 12 months.