Do you want to turn Punjab into Bihar: Congress leader Satnam Singh Kainth to Sukhbir Badal

Kainth said the SAD-BJP-ruled state has seen a spike in the cases of murder, attempt to murder and other such criminal activities.

By: PTI | Jalandhar | Updated: October 18, 2016 6:49 pm
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Punjab Congress leader Satnam Singh Kainth on Thursday said the law and order situation in the state has “deteriorated” and sought to know from Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal if he is turning Punjab into Bihar. Kainth’s statement can leave Bihar’s Mahagathbandhan leaders red-faced as Congress is a partner in the ruling alliance which also includes Nitish Kumar’s JD(U) and Lalu Prasad’s RJD.

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Speaking to PTI, Kainth said the SAD-BJP-ruled state has seen a spike in the cases of murder, attempt to murder and other such criminal activities.

“The way law and order has deteriorated in Punjab, it appears the state has become ‘Hatya ki Rajdhani’- capital of murders,” he said, alleging Sukhbir is “not concerned about law and order.

“He is busy spending public money on advertisements to earn praise from the people,” he said.

“At least he (Sukhibr) should tell the people if he is turning Punjab into Bihar? Like in Bihar, the law and order in Punjab has deteriorated. The government and the police have no control over it. The condition has never been like this,” he said.

He alleged there is a “nexus” between the ruling class, police and criminals which is responsible for the state of affairs.

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Referring to the Mansa incident, where a Dalit youth was murdered and his leg chopped off, Congress’s spokesperson Sunil Jakhar said Punjab has “jungle raj”- a jibe often used by the Opposition to target the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar.

State BJP spokesperson, Rajat Kumar Mohindur, has however refuted the Congress’s charges, saying the “law and order situation in Punjab is good and there is nothing to worry”.

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    IML sood
    Oct 13, 2016 at 5:45 pm
    See double face snake speaking different language, this Cong. leaders never have any moral only hungry for Gaddis.Alliance with Lalu Nitish in Bihar and condemning them in Panjab for sake of power.No hope for Ma-Pappu party there.
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    avi
    Oct 13, 2016 at 9:48 pm
    I beg your pardon Badal ! The way your family has looted and mismanaged Punjab as their fiefdom, you may not be far from your comment of its being closer to Bihar ?
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    Dev Verma
    Oct 13, 2016 at 3:29 pm
    Before congress criticize bihar he shouldn't forget that they equally partner with gundaraj of nitish and lalu. Have all congress neta's last their sense of humor like rahul i ??
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    manu
    Oct 13, 2016 at 4:00 pm
    jaisa raja waise karyakarta!
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    paul
    Oct 13, 2016 at 5:45 pm
    Mr. Kainth, a free loader,forged, beneficiaries of ATTA. PULSES @ RS 2-4 / KGlt;br/gt;35 kg/months / family, community the worst criminals, corrupt, raciallt;br/gt;Caste Discriminated ,wide mouths, filthy out bursts.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;SC' origin 100% more in criminal activities, crimes, robberies, Drug smugglers,lt;br/gt;drug peddalers Central Punjavb, Jalandhar Division/ zone home/den of lt;br/gt;SC Origin origin, 43% state of Punjab the highest / on the top in the nation lt;br/gt; 37% against the potion in the state of Punjab 2.75 crores 1.35 crores lt;br/gt;receiving wheat atta/pulses at the lowest rates, Rs 3-4/KG but still ROBBING
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