BJP leaders feel 'crushing farmers with vehicles' way to deal with agrarian agitation: Rahul Gandhi
He cited a media report saying that protesting farmers near Ambala have alleged that a person was injured after being hit by a car believed to be part of convoy of BJP MP Nayab Saini's vehicle
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday alleged that BJP leaders and their sons feel that "crushing farmers with vehicles" is a way to deal with the agrarian agitation.
He cited a media report saying that farmers protesting the central farm laws in Naraingarh near Ambala have alleged that one person was injured after being hit by a car which was believed to be part of the convoy of BJP's Kurukshetra MP Saini's vehicle.
"BJP leaders and their sons are feeling that crushing farmers with vehicles is a way to deal with the agrarian agitation," Gandhi said in a tweet in Hindi.
BJP MP Nayab Singh Saini and Haryana Sports Minister Sandeep Singh were in Naraingarh to attend a function at the Saini Bhawan located on the Naraingarh-Sadaura road.
The farmers had gathered near the venue to stage a protest.
After the function, one of the vehicles of the BJP leaders hit a farmer, Bhavan Preet, who is from a nearby village, the protesters claimed.
He sustained a minor injury to the leg. He was brought to a hospital and administered first-aid, they said.