Rahul Gandhi: 'BJP wants to confine you to the forests', Rahul Gandhi said to the tribals in Majuli.

Posted on 19th Jan 2024 02:12 pm by rohit kumar

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Friday launched a scathing attack on the BJP, saying that the BJP wants to confine the tribals to the forests and keep them away from education and other facilities. In his first public meeting in Assam during the Bharat Jodo Nyaya Yatra, Rahul Gandhi said that 'Congress gave rights to the tribals and being the original inhabitants, it gave them the first right on resources.'


Rahul said- Adivasi means original inhabitants

Rahul Gandhi said in his address 'We call you Adivasi, it means native. BJP calls you Vanvasi, meaning people who live in forests. Accusing the BJP government of the state, the Congress leader said that 'BJP wants to confine the tribals to the forests and deprive their children of opportunities to go to schools and universities, learn English and do business. '



'What is yours should be returned to you'

Addressing the tribals in Majuli, the island district of Assam, Rahul Gandhi said, 'We want that what is yours should be returned to you. Your water, land, and forest should remain yours. Under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi, Congress is taking out Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra. This journey is of 6713 kilometers, which started from Manipur on 14 January. It will end in Mumbai on 20th or 21st March.


Rahul Gandhi and other Congress leaders reached Majuli from Jorhat by boat on Friday morning. Many top leaders including General Secretary Jairam Ramesh, State President Bhupen Kumar Bora, and Leader of Opposition in the State Assembly Debabrata Saikia were present along with Rahul Gandhi. In Majuli, Rahul Gandhi will also visit the prominent Vaishnav site Auniyati Satra.


Also Read: Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra: PM Modi did nothing to resolve Naga political issue - Rahul Gandhi

1 Like 0 Dislike
Previous news Next news
Other news

U-19 World Cup: Saumy Pandey aka Junior Jadeja! Held the ball at the age of 6, and created a stir in the World Cup by bowling fiercely.

Saumy Pandey Wickets: The Indian team's excellent performance continues in the Under-19 World Cup

IND vs ENG 3rd Test: How will England face Bumrah in the third test? This statement of Coach McCullum will win hearts

England had to face the lethal bowling of Jasprit Bumrah in the second Test, but head coach Brend

PM Modi on Pakistan: I have gone to Lahore and seen the power myself; Prime Minister replied on Pakistan's nuclear capability

Amidst the excitement of Lok Sabha elections in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is

Yodha Review: Siddharth Malhotra becomes the box office 'Yodha', the great debut of Sagar Ambre and Pushkar Ojha

Karan Johar has given opportunity to many new talents as a producer. Since the recognizable faces

IND vs AFG: Captain Rohit Sharma created history in T20I, and entered the special club by equaling MS Dhoni's big record.

Rohit Sharma won most T20I matches as Indian Captain: The second match of the three-match T20I se

CAA Protest: 30 organizations of Assam protested against the implementation of CAA, burnt copies, called for strike today

There is fierce protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 (CAA) in Assam. The central

Sam Pitroda Controversy: '...the more shoes you hit, the less you hit', Digvijay Singh's brother Laxman angry over Sam Pitroda's statement

Congress leader Digvijay Singh's brother and former MLA Laxman Singh has jumped into the controve

The Watchers: Manoj Night Shyamalan's daughter created a new horror world of Hollywood, the film is going to be released on this day

The teaser of the film 'The Watchers' has been released today. This is a horror film, written and

Bihar Election 2024: Low voting in Bihar increased the tension of Election Commission, made this plan to increase the voting percentage

Lok Sabha Election 2024: The Election Commission of India has taken a special init

RR vs MI Dream 11 Prediction: These eleven players will change your luck overnight! Make him the captain of the team, not Sanju or Hardik

Rajasthan Royals will face Mumbai Indians in the 38th match of IPL 2024. This match will be

Sign up to write
Sign up now if you have flare of writing..
Login   |   Register
Follow Us
Indyaspeak @ Facebook Indyaspeak @ Twitter Indyaspeak @ Pinterest RSS

Play Free Quiz and Win Cash