Deoria, Uttar Pradesh(U.P): Congress woman leader beaten up by party workers for questioning decision to field ‘rapist’.
U.P Congress leader Tara Yadav was beaten up by party workers for questioning the party’s decision to field Mukund Bhaskar from the Deoria Assembly seat in the upcoming election, said that giving ticket to a ‘rapist’ will defame the Congress Party.
“On one hand Congress leaders are fighting for justice in the Hatharas case, while the party ticket is being given to a ‘rapist’ in U.P by-polls. It is a wrong decision. It will malign the image of our party”, said Congress leader Tara Yadav on Sunday.
Yadav was manhandled by party workers at an event in Deoria on October 10, for opposing the move to field Mukund Bhaskar from the Deoria Assembly seat.
Taking action over the physical assault on Congress leader Tara Yadav, Uttar Pradesh Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday, has set up an inquiry committee to probe into the incident. The party has suspended two workers – Deendayal Yadav and Ajay Kumar Sainthvar and has asked the committee to submit a report within 2 days.