New Delhi, August 16
Several members of the minority Muslim group from Shaheen Bagh space that was on the centre of the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests right here, joined the BJP on Sunday within the presence of its Delhi unit leaders, stated a celebration assertion.
The induction ceremony passed off within the presence of president of the BJP’s Delhi unit Adesh Gupta and nationwide vice-president and incharge of Delhi unit Shyam Jaju, it stated.
“The enthusiasm with which Muslim brothers and sisters are joining BJP clearly shows that people of all religions have faith in the Modi government,” Gupta stated on the event on the Delhi BJP workplace.
“Social worker Shahzad Ali, gynaecologist Dr Mehreen, former AAP worker Tabassum Hussain along with a large number of Muslim brothers and sisters joined the Bharatiya Janata Party,” stated the Delhi BJP assertion.
Ali, former Delhi unit secretary of Rashtriya Ulema Council, informed PTI, “A narrative has been set by many parties in the past seven decades that BJP is the enemy of Muslims. I think you will have to go to BJP to find out if it’s your enemy or friend. We received a warm welcome from party leaders today and look up to work with them like any other party worker.”
Delhi BJP chief Nighat Abbas stated the individuals who joined the get together are residents of Shaheen Bagh space. There is a “myth” that Muslims are “averse” to the BJP which stands dispelled by individuals from the minority group becoming a member of the get together, she stated.
Welcoming the brand new entrants to the get together fold, Delhi BJP president stated the general public welfare schemes of the BJP authorities on the Centre don’t give attention to any faith or caste however give equal advantages to all.
“The BJP has never done any work on the basis of caste and religion but there are some parties which have scared Muslim communities and deprived them of education, employment and development and used them for vote bank,” he stated.
The BJP authorities has labored to finish social evils and has additionally ended the apply of triple talaq to empower the Muslim lady, he added. PTI