New Delhi: After a video exhibiting well being employees allegedly tossing bodies of coronavirus victims in a big pit in Karnataka, BSP President Mayawati on Wednesday said that the incident is the “height of cruelty and insult to humanity”.
The former UP Chief Minister demanded that the responsible should be punished. “The tragedy that the bodies of COVID-19 victims being thrown into trenches in Ballari, Karnataka is the height of cruelty and an insult to humanity. Though incidents related to inhuman cruelty with corona patients are rampant but guilty of Ballari must be punished by the state government,” Mayawati mentioned in a tweet.
2. The tragedy that the bodies of COVID-19 victims being thrown into trenches in Ballari, Karnataka is top of cruelty & an insult to humanity. Though incidents associated to inhuman cruelty with corona sufferers are rampant however responsible of Ballari should be punished by the state govt.Advertisement
— Mayawati (@Mayawati) July 1, 2020
Also, in one other tweet, she requested the Central authorities to prolong the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana until the top of the coronavirus pandemic.
“In order to check ignominy of starvation on account of long unprecedented hardship & unemployment due to coronavirus and the subsequent nationwide lockdown, the PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojna must continue not till November but till the end of the pandemic, this is the demand of BSP,” she tweeted. (ANI)