The chief minister persevered: “while we speak about the human beings of Punjab, we are saying he’s a Punjabi, a sardar. they may have much less intelligence however are very strong. you can still’t win them over via strength but with love and affection. A massive variety of Jats live in Haryana. So what do humans say approximately Jats? Jats are less intelligent however are very healthful. If one challenges a Jat, he’s going to bring a gun from his residence.”
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has stirred an issue by way of pronouncing Punjabis and Jats are physically strong but less intelligent than Bengalis, PTI reported on Monday.
Deb, even as addressing an occasion at Agartala Press membership on Sunday, stated every network in India is understood for a certain person. “For Bengal or Bengalis, it’s far stated that one need to not venture them while it is concerning intelligence,” the Bharatiya Janata birthday party leader stated. “Bengalis are referred to as very sensible and it’s far their identity. while, Punjabis and Jats are regarded for their bodily electricity.”
Deb on Tuesday sought an apology from the Punjabi and Jat groups. “Numerous of my buddies are from this network,” he tweeted. “If anybody has been hurt with the aid of my comments, I’m apologetic about that.”
Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala, posting a video of the chief minister’s speech, stated the remarks are indicative of “the attitude of the BJP”. He additionally wondered why Haryana chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and his deputy Dushyant Chautala have been silent. “where are Modi ji and Nada ji? Apologise, take movement,” Surjewala tweeted.