It may have been sarcastic comment on the crime and criminals but Bihar’s Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi is now being criticized for one of his requests.
The occasion was the commencement of Pitru Paksha, a fortnight’s time when Hindus pray for the peace and tranquility of their ancestors.
Sushil Modi took the opportunity to urge the criminals not to engage in any criminal activity for the next fortnight or so.
But as the video clip went viral, he became a target for trolls even from the opposition leader Tejaswi Yadav.
The senior BJP leader made the comments at a function on Sunday in Bodh Gaya.
The RJD leader tweeted a video of Sushil Modi and said that “Later in festive season you are free to do what you do like kidnap, loot and shoot. Shame on you, Mr Modi”.
The RJD leader said that Bihar Dy CM Sushil Modi shamelessly with folded hands begging to Criminals, not to commit any crime in next 15 days as it dents his govt’s image. Later in festive season u r free to do what u do like kidnap, loot & shoot.
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s government in Bihar is facing intense criticism over the state of law and order after a former mayor was shot dead in Muzaffarpur on Sunday.>