New Delhi, July 11: Swaraj India leader Yogendra Yadav today alleged that an income-tax raid was conducted at his sisters’ hospital premises in Rewari with an intent to “intimidate” and “silence” him as he had launched an agitation for fair crop price for farmers and against liquor shops in that city in Haryana. Also Read - West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021: Mamata Banerjee Holds 'Padyatra' Ahead of 2nd Phase Polling in Nandigram | Watch
Yadav, who started his campaign with a ‘padyatra’ (march) two days ago, took to Twitter to allege that the Modi government was “targeting” his family. Also Read - Haryana: 72 Students of 12 Govt Schools in Rewari Test COVID Positive After Schools Reopen
“Modi regime now targets my family. Two days after my 9-day padyatra in Rewari and launching of agitation for MSP (minimum support price) and against liquor thekas (shops), a massive IT raid is on at the hospital-cum-nursing home of my sisters in Rewari,” he alleged in his tweet. Also Read - PNB Manager & Middleman Held For Demanding Rs 1 Lakh Bribe Over Purchase of Buffaloes: CBI
“Pl(ease) search me, my home, why target my family?” he further tweeted.
In another tweet, the Swaraj India leader said it was an attempt to intimidate him.
“About 100+ force from Delhi raided hospitals at 11 am today. All doctors (my sisters, brother in law, nephew) detained in their chambers. Hospital sealed, including ICU for newly born babies. A clear attempt to intimidate. Modiji you can’t silence me,” Yadav tweeted.