DK Shivakumar Says Centre ‘Destabilising’ Youth Motion as Delhi Chief Questioned Over Covid Support
Karnataka Congress President D Okay Shivakumar on Saturday accused the Centre of ‘destabilising’ the youth motion, as he blamed it over the Delhi police questioning Indian Youth Congress (IYC) chief Srinivas B V, who’s within the forefront of coordinating COVID- 19 aid.
“Delhi police and the central authorities ought to know that Srinivas is likely one of the giants within the youth motion. With none political energy his contribution and repair to the nation is lauded by the whole nation and the world media,” Shivakumar mentioned. In a video assertion, he mentioned, we’re happy with Srinivas, particularly as he belongs to Karnataka, and that he is aware of him personally.
“..he (Srinivas) is a giant asset to the nation, not solely to the Congress get together. I condemn the perspective of the central authorities, they’re attempting to destabilize the youth motion. Youth have to face by him, he isn’t concerned in political work, however is working for humanity,” he added.
Srinivas on Friday had mentioned the Delhi Police’s Crime Department questioned him in regards to the help being offered by him to individuals throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, the Delhi Police has mentioned the questioning has been carried out following a Delhi Excessive Court docket order.
The excessive courtroom had directed the police to conduct an inquiry into politicians concerned in distribution of COVID-19 medicines and different objects, and take steps for lodging of FIR in case of offence. Pledging the help of the Karnataka Congress to Srinivas, the KPCC President mentioned, we stand by him and help him within the commendable and arduous work he’s doing.
“We are going to stand by you Srinivas, dont fear, allow us to face.Jail, bail, assertion all is a part of our life..” he added.
An alumnus of Nationwide School in Basavanagudi, Srinivas hails from Shivamogga. He represented Karnataka in under-16 and under-19 cricket.