Reported By: | Edited By: DNA Internet Desk |Offer: PTI |Updated: Also can merely 17, 2022, 04: 04 PM IST
Hitting out on the BJP authorities in Karnataka over reviews about the elimination of a lesson on Bhagat Singh from a college textbook, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said it is an insult to the sacrifice made by the iconic freedom fighter and demanded a rollback of the resolution.
Taking to Twitter, the AAP national convenor said the country is now now not going to tolerate such insult to its martyrs, and asked the BJP why “its individuals” hate Bhagat Singh so powerful.
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann additionally slammed the BJP over the difficulty and said the saffron birthday party’s hatred for Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh has come out within the launch earlier than each person.
The reaction of the two chief ministers came a day after some organisations, including All-India Democratic College students Organisation (AIDSO) and All-India Attach Education Committee (AISEC), claimed that the Karnataka authorities has now now not valuable a lesson on Bhagat Singh and integrated a speech by RSS founder Keshav Baliram Hedgewar in a revised Kannada textbook for school students of sophistication X.
“Why impact BJP individuals hate Amar Shaheed Sardar Bhagat Singh ji so powerful? Removal of Sardar Bhagat Singh ji’s title from college books is an insult to the sacrifice of the amar shaheed,” Kejriwal tweeted in Hindi.
“The country is now now not going to tolerate such humiliation of its martyrs the least bit. The BJP authorities will wish to exhaust serve this resolution,” he added.
Tweeting in Hindi and Punjabi, Mann said a wave of patriotism runs over even this day after studying about Bhagat Singh and the BJP trembles out of grief with this spirit of patriotism amongst childhood.
“BJP’s hatred for Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh ji has come out in front of each person. Even this day, a wave of patriotism runs amongst the childhood after studying (about) Sardar Bhagat Singh, who lit the flame of revolution by making the supreme sacrifice for the country at a younger age. BJP’s soul trembles out of grief with this spirit of patriotism,” the Punjab chief minister said on the micro-running a blog space.
The Aam Aadmi Celebration called the elimination of the chapter on Bhaghat Singh from the Kannada textbook “shocking” and demanded that the Karnataka authorities restore the lesson within the college textbook.
“SHAMEFUL. BJP’s Karnataka govt REMOVES chapter on Bhagat Singh ji from College Books. Why does BJP hate Shaheed-E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh ji so powerful? BJP must exhaust serve this resolution. India is now now not going to tolerate such humiliation of our freedom opponents,” the birthday party tweeted from its unswerving Twitter address.
Karnataka Main and Secondary Education Minister B C Nagesh has defended the inclusion of a speech by Hedgewar in a revised Kannada textbook for school students of sophistication X.
Nagesh has said the textbook doesn’t comprise anything else about Hedgewar or RSS, but handiest his speech on what could also merely amassed be an inspiration to individuals, especially the childhood, and that those who comprise raised objections comprise now now not gone thru the textbook.