Bhopal: BJP’s Lok Sabha member from Bhopal Pragya Singh Thakur on Sunday attributed her well being points, together with alleged lack of imaginative and prescient, to “torture” she suffered below the Congress regime.
Thakur, who participated within the Worldwide Yoga Day occasion on the state BJP headquarters right here, informed reporters that she had “swelling and pus from retina to mind”, including she misplaced imaginative and prescient from one eye.
“I sustained a number of accidents attributable to torture by the Congress for 9 years. Many accidents resurface attributable to this torture. There was formation of pus and swelling in my eyes and mind. I’ve blurred imaginative and prescient in the fitting eye and I cant see in any respect from the left one,” she stated, apparently referring to her imprisonment within the 2008 Malegaon blast case.
Requested about her posters showing in Bhopal claiming she was ‘lacking’ throughout the coronavirus outbreak, Thakur stated she couldn’t return to Bhopal from Delhi earlier due to journey restrictions due the lockdown.
Thakur stated she alongside along with her employees and safety couldn’t get tickets on time as a result of journey restrictions.
Congress MLA and former state minister P C Sharma claimed that Thakur was in Bhopal when the lockdown started and left for Delhi later for remedy of a small ailment.
Speaking to PTI, Sharma additionally rubbished her declare that she was tortured below the Congress regime.
“We respect girls. How can the Congress torture her when there was a BJP authorities for 15 years in Madhya Pradesh and 6 years on the Centre? These allegations are aimed toward creating confusion,” he stated.
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