In a breaking news, Maoists in Chattisgarh had condemned actor Akshay Kumar and ace badminton player Saina Nehwal for their support they had given to CRPF martyrs, got martyrdom in Sukma attack.
Both Akshay Kumar and Saina Nehwal had provided financial assistance to the families of 12 CRPF men killed in a Maoist ambush in Bhejji in Sukma district in March. While Kumar pledged Rs 9 lakh in assistance to each family, Nehwal, on her 27th birthday, had said that she would give a total of Rs 6 lakh — Rs 50,000 to each family.
After their announcement, a Maoist pamphlet that emerged on Friday said,
“We condemn the financial assistance given to the families of CRPF jawans killed in PLGA attacks. We appeal to famous figures, film actors, sportspersons, and celebrities to stand with the revolution and poor people. Stand against police atrocities and human rights violations.”
According to a Senior police officer, he said, it seems, this pamphlet that has emerged now was likely written in March before the second attack in Sukma in April, which left 25 personnel dead. The pamphlet also mentions alleged attacks on “Dalits and Muslims” by gau rakshaks. The senior police officers said that the press note revealed “Maoist doublespeak” and their “lack of humanity.” As well as they are serious about their note and will provide a tight security to both Akshay Kumar and Saina Nehwal for their protection.