CHHATTISGARH CHIEF MINISTER BHUPESH BAGHEL FATHER IS ARRESTED FOR REMARKS ON BRAHMINS.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel’s father Nandkumar baghel was arrested on Tuesday for giving objectionable statements against brahmin society . The raipur police arrested Nandkumar Baghel and took him to the court where a hearing on the case is currently going on.
Earlier an FIR was registered against Bhupesh Baghel’s father for allegedly making derogatory remarks against brahmins. the complaint was filed by the brahmin community against 86-year -old Nand Kumar Baghel at DD Nagar Police Station in Raipur. In the complaint, the community has alleged that Nand Kumar Baghel described Brahmins as “Outsiders (foreigners)who should either reform or get ready to go to the Volga from Ganga” He is sent to a 15 days custody.
“Nobody is above the law in my government, even if he is the chief minister, have the responsibility to maintain harmony among different communities. if he made a remark against a community, I am sorry. legal action will be taken,” Bhupesh baghel told reporters on Sunday.
‘ Everyone knows about my ideological differences with my father. our political thoughts and beliefs are different. I respect him as his son, but as a chief minister, I cannot forgive him for such mistakes that disturb the public order.’ Mr. baghel also underlined that the Chhattisgarh government “respects every religion, caste and community and their sentiments, and gives equal importance to everyone”.