A sedition case has been filed in opposition to a Samajwadi Celebration MP and two others in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal district over remarks that appear to match the Taliban to India’s freedom fighters
“A case was registered late final evening in opposition to Shafiqur Rahman Barq and two others for provocative feedback in regards to the Taliban. The complainant stated the Taliban was in comparison with Indian freedom fighters and their victory was celebrated,” Charkhesh Mishra, the Superintendent of Police in Chambhal district, stated in a video assertion launched right now.
“The Taliban is a terrorist organisation as per the Indian authorities and this (the alleged remarks) will be counted as sedition. Now we have filed a FIR (first data report),” he added.
On Monday, the Samajwadi Celebration’s Shafiqur Barq – the Lok Sabha MP from Sambhal – instructed reporters the Taliban “need Afghanistan to be free” and “wish to run their very own nation”.
Based on information company PTI, Barq referred to as the Taliban a ‘power that didn’t permit Russia or the US to determine themselves in Afghanistan’, and stated the terrorist group’s actions have been ‘an inner matter’.
“They wish to be free. That is their private matter. How can we intrude?” he was quoted by PTI; he reportedly additionally stated that when the British occupied India, ‘your complete nation fought for independence’.
The comment was met with fierce criticism from Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, who in contrast it to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s remark after the autumn of Kabul.
“Something can occur within the Samajwadi Celebration. There are individuals who can’t sing ‘Jana Gana Mana’… somebody would possibly assist the Taliban, others may stage allegations on police after terrorists are caught. That is appeasement,” he stated exterior the Meeting constructing in Lucknow.
“If this assertion has been given (Mr Maurya stated he had not personally heard the alleged assertion) then there isn’t a distinction between that particular person and Imran Khan,” he added.
Theafter President Ashraf Ghani fled and the fear group walked into Kabul with no opposition.
It capped a, achieved with comparatively little bloodshed, following twenty years of battle that claimed tons of of hundreds of lives.
On Monday Imran Khan stated: “… in Afghanistan….”
With enter from PTI