There was state of “undeclared emergency” in India:Lalu Prasad

Vastavam web: RJD national president Lalu Prasad has attacked the Narendra Modi government, alleging that there was a state of “undeclared emergency” in India and the weaker sections of society were going through a bad phase.In a message read out to his colleagues at a RJD legislature party meeting in Patna, Prasad – who is serving sentences in several fodder scam cases – said “the weaker sections of the society are looking at Rashtriya Janata Dal with hope”.

He said “not just the downtrodden sections of the society, but many political parties too are pinning their hopes on the RJD in the ongoing fight against communal and Manuvadi forces”.”Laws meant to protect weaker sections of the society are being diluted or scrapped A sustained propaganda is on against Dalits, backwards and minorities. The government at the Centre is encouraging forces which believe in dividing the society and winning elections by polarisation,” he alleged.Prasad urged his party members to celebrate B R Ambedkar’s birth anniversary on April 14 by visiting homes of people from the “lowest sections” of society.