Former Navy officer Madan Sharma declared, said - From today I am with BJP RSS
Former Naval Officer Madan Sharma met the Governor of Maharashtra. Former Naval officer was beaten up for forwarding Uddhav Thackeray's cartoon on social media.
15th September, 2020
After meeting the Governor of Maharashtra, Bhagat singh Koshiyari, former Navy officer Madan Sharma said that since today I am with BJP and RSS. When I was beaten, they were accusing me of RSS. I now declare that I am with the BJP-RSS. On the other hand, the six accused who beat him up have again been sent to judicial custody.
Significantly, Shiv Sena Shiv Sena) activists had beaten up retired Naval officer Madan Sharma outside his residence, for forwarding the cartoon of Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on social media. The police arrested the accused after lodging the complaint and later released on bail.
The matter of beating of former Naval officer Madan Sharma by Shivsainikas had reached the Ministry of Defense. Defense Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to the former Naval officer over the phone and said that such attacks on ex-servicemen are completely unacceptable and condemnable. The Defense Minister not only spoke to the said veteran naval, but BJP leaders also staged a protest against the incident. The defense minister of the country Rajnath Singh himself gave this information by tweeting that he has written that such attacks on ex-servicemen are absolutely unacceptable and regrettable. We wish him a speedy recovery. Madan Sharma, who came home after treatment from the hospital, said that the defense minister condemned the incident that happened to me and expressed grief. The defense minister, after giving all possible help to Madan Sharma, said that you should not worry.
Giving information about this malicious incident to Madan Sharma, he said that Shiv Sainiks started beating me without hearing anything from me. I told him that I am from defense and am an elderly citizen. But those people did not listen to me. Sharma said that he first hit me and then called the police to arrest me. These people wanted to kill me by taking them to jail, but local MLAs Atul Bhatkhalkar and Rani Dwivedi saved. If these people were not there on time, I would not have been in front of you today.