Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (Congress) General Secretary and in-charge of Uttar Pradesh (Priyanka Gandhi Vadra) is going to Sangam city Prayagraj once again today (Sunday, February 21). The second visit of Priyanka within 10 days is an excuse to wipe the tears completely and target Nishad voters. In fact, on 4 February, the administration cracked down several boats of sailors in Baswar village while taking action against illegal mining It is alleged that lathi charge was also done on women during this period. In this case, police also registered a case against dozens of people for protesting by sailors.
Since this incident, sand mining has been completely stopped in the area. There is anger among the villagers about this. The villagers say that instead of taking action against the mining mafia, the Nishad community is oppressing the Nishad society, which works as a laborer in the mining work. The employment of Nishad society is related to sand mining. At the same time, the officials of the police department are not ready to speak anything on camera, but the police is telling it to be an action against mining.
After the incident of February 4, the politics on the matter has also been hot. The movement of people associated with all political parties is in this village. After the Samajwadi Party’s delegation, Nishad Party leaders also reached Baswar village. Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will also reach out among the Nishad society and try to apply political ointment. Prior to Priyanka’s visit, Congress leaders have completed all preparations in Baswar village. Several local Congress leaders and security agencies inspected the occasion and set the schedule. Priyanka will reach Baswar village around 1:30 pm, before that she will reach Prayagraj by 11:30 pm.
Let us know that on February 11, Priyanka came to Prayagraj and on the Mouni Amavasya Snan festival, she took the blessings of Shankaracharya Swaroopananda Saraswati after taking a dip of faith in the Sangam. In the last few days, Priyanka Gandhi is constantly on a tour of Uttar Pradesh. Priyanka Gandhi’s visits are being linked to the UP Assembly elections of 2022. In fact, in Prayagraj and many adjoining districts, Nishad community voters have their own special effect on many seats. Talking about Prayagraj, the number of people of Nishad fraternity alone is more than 50 thousand and if they include their other sub-castes, in addition to the four assembly constituencies of Yamunapar area, they play the role of adjudicator in Pratappur and Handia.
In this context, Priyanka Gandhi will try to help Nishad society through this tour in Baswar and Thakuri ka Purva here. On Monday, 22 February, SP National President Akhilesh Yadav is also coming to Prayagraj. He will go to the residence of senior SP leader Salim Sherwani and stay for 3 hours. During this time, there is a possibility of discussion on many political points, including the Baswar case.
People of the area say that after the political parties make the issue of Nishad society an issue, about 16 broken boats are being repaired by the Prayagraj administration. However, the administration’s action against illegal sand mining by sand mafias in Purwa village of Thakuri of Baswar in Ghurpur police station area of Prayagraj has now become an excuse for political parties to wipe out tears and target Nishad voters.