A Bharatiya Janata Party from Naroda, Gujarat was caught on camera kicking women on road.
Triggering a hue and cry on social media, the video went viral wondering that while PM Modi pushes for ‘Nari Shakti his own BJP legislator from Gujarat hitting a woman, after she protested demanding restoration of water connection in the area.
After massive criticism, BJP’s Naroda MLA Balram Thawani said that the woman was a leader of the Nationalist Congress Party and she was already under assault by another man in Meghaninagar.
Balram justified his actions by saying that he had been attacked first and alleged that her husband had hit him first inside his office.
As reported by Gujarat media Naroda MLA said that he hit the women “in the heat of the moment”.
“At that time my brain was not working, I was knocked down by the thought that someone came in my office and attacked me. All these things were pre-planed, as I was attacked in my office. After that I came out to defend myself”, said Balram.
After all the mess, in the end politics played its part as MLA Balram Thawani apologised to the woman, Nitu Tejwani and said “She’s like my sister, I have apologized to her for what happened yesterday. We have cleared out the misunderstandings between us. I have promised to help her if she ever needs any help.”
When this news came out on social media that at the first place the BJP MLA kicked women on road and then to calm the matter down calls her his sister.
This whole act seemed indigestible for netizens, here are some reactions to the violent drama in Gujarat.
Sahi hai bhai, jab inhe koi issue nahi to mamla khatam par ye behan samajh kar thappad maarna kya hota hai? Thappad maarna to alag, jameen par leta kar laat maari gayi hai but again, no point standing up for someone who can't stand up for themselves. Peace 🤘.
— THE SKIN DOCTOR (@theskindoctor13) June 3, 2019
Log PM CM or HMO ko tag kar rahe the. MEne to pahle hi kaha tha is.MLA ko kuchh nahi hoga pic.twitter.com/KZNXhZg5bZ
— Bhootnath💀 (@Bhootnath18) June 3, 2019
Didi ab use bhaiya maan ke 5-6 laat aap bhi maar do.
— Certified Engineer (@Engihumor) June 3, 2019
😂😂 Bhai maan liya hai ya paisa le liya hai
— Aridaman Singh Suryavanshi (@Aridaman) June 3, 2019
Wah kya bhai hai laath marne wala bhai.. apni biwi ki kya halat karega yeh. We women are Stupid to allow such Voilence against us and encourage such behavior
— Leena Mistry (@LeenaMistrynjcp) June 3, 2019