India TV proprietor Rajat Sharma is going through the warmth for his tweets on farmers’ strike with many accusing him of being an even bigger propagandist than Republic TV’s Arnab Goswami whereas flying the flag for the BJP.
This was after Sharma, who began his profession from being a frontrunner of the RSS’ pupil wing ABVP within the Delhi College, shared a tweet repeating a line from Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. One in every of his tweets learn, “Give Modi an opportunity: Enable farm legal guidelines to be applied for one 12 months.” This got here simply days after Sharma had infamously tweeted, “Farmers protest : Watch out for the ‘tukde tukde’ gang.”
However netizens detected a sample in how the Indian TV proprietor has been persistently defending the BJP authorities through the use of disturbing allegations in opposition to what’s grow to be the biggest-ever farmers’ agitation within the historical past of impartial India.
On 4 December, his tweet learn, “Farmers ought to guard in opposition to these shouting “Modi Teri Qabr Khudegi.” 4 days later, he requested, “Who’re these making an attempt to hijack farmers’ agitation ?” His tweet posted on 11 December sensationally learn, “How anti-national components infiltrated the ranks of protesting farmers.”
A day later, Sharma wrote that ‘Punjab farmer agitation was hijacked by their Left-leaning leaders’ in a bid to suggest that Left-leaning leaders weren’t Indian residents and, subsequently, had dedicated against the law by siding with protesting farmers.
On 15 December, Sharma’s ache on the rising embarrassment for the federal government was much more evident when he wrote, “Farmers’ agitation:Leftists agenda is to denigrate Modi.” Two days later, Sharma paradoxically wrote how ‘hearsay mills are working time beyond regulation to unfold unrest amongst farmers’ though his personal tweets had immensely contributed to spreading rumours on the real intention of India’s sincere farmers.
As anticipated, the controversial proprietor of India TV started to face appreciable condemnation from netizens lots of whom in contrast him with Arnab Goswami. Right here’s how they reacted;
— Rifat Jawaid (@RifatJawaid) December 29, 2020
In Pushing Govts propaganda, Rajat Sharma beats Arnab Goswami even with out shouting.
— Nehr_who? (@Nher_who) December 30, 2020
There’s no drawback with Rajat Sharma batting for Modi however he ought to substitute the title of journalist with pimp. pic.twitter.com/ldPUhhrhtg
— Pracool (@thehighmonk) December 29, 2020
Rajat Sharma is a Journalist is as true as North Korea is a Democracy. pic.twitter.com/enDCSTK1Rl
— Anurag (@Anuragkukreti7) December 30, 2020
Rajat Sharma is a well mannered and humble Arnab Goswami.#RajatSharma
— Ammar Akhtar (@FakirHu) December 30, 2020
Arnab Goswami shouting in studio and making an attempt to defend BJP
Rajat sharma: pic.twitter.com/xMajB678rp
— ABjP Information (@BaapKoRakheyage) December 30, 2020
Tens of hundreds of farmers have been tenting close to Delhi borders at a number of locations to protest in opposition to the three Farm Legal guidelines. They’re demanding the withdrawal of the legal guidelines with none delay. Scores of protesters have died whereas braving harsh winter throughout the ongoing protests.