“Pull Out Tongue, Gouge Out Eyes…”: Union Minister On ‘Sanatan Dharma’ Row

Gajendra Shekhawat stated that many invaders tried to weaken Indian tradition for two,000 years. (File)


Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has stated anybody who speaks towards the Sanatan Dharma would have his tongue pulled out and his eyes gouged out.

A video of Mr Shekhawat making the purported remarks went viral on social media. He was talking at a public rally in Barmer district of poll-bound Rajasthan final week throughout BJP’s Parivartan Yatra.

Reacting to the latest feedback made by Tamil Nadu Youth Welfare Minister Udhayanidhi Stalin towards the Sanatan Dharma, Shekhawat stated, “We’ve to face as much as the problem. We’ll pull out the tongue of anybody who speaks towards Sanatan. We may even gouge out these eyes raised towards Sanatan.”

“We problem that no one who speaks towards Sanatan will have the ability to preserve political place and energy on this nation. They attempt to assault our tradition and historical past,” he stated.

On September 2, Udhayanidhi Stalin, son of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Okay Stalin, had alleged that the Sanatan Dharma is towards equality and social justice, and that it must be eradicated. He additionally likened Sanatan Dharma to coronavirus, malaria, and dengue fever.

Within the rally, Mr Shekhawat additionally stated the opposition INDIA alliance is a grouping of those that have been concerned in varied scams like fodder rip-off and others. He stated opposition events’ goal is to defeat Prime Minister Narendra Modi within the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.

“(Congress president) Mallikarjun Kharge says that if Modi wins, Sanatan will change into highly effective, therefore there’s a must defeat him. Two days in the past, the DMK Chief Minister’s son made remarks towards Sanatan. He (Udhayanidhi Stalin), whereas evaluating it to coronavirus, says that Sanatan tradition must be eradicated from the nation,” the Jodhpur MP stated.

Mr Shekhawat stated that many invaders tried to weaken Indian tradition for two,000 years.

“Rulers like Alauddin Khilji and Aurangzeb tried however ancestors of yours and mine have been succesful and shield the tradition. We swear by all these ancestors, whether or not it’s Maharaja Surajmal, Veer Durgadas or Maharana Pratap, that we’ll not tolerate those that assault Sanatan. We’ll throw them away,” the Union Jal Shakti Minister stated.

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