Amid raids at numerous locations in Punjab, Punjabi actor turned activist Deep Sidhu, who is needed in reference to the Purple Fort violence on January 26, on Sunday uploaded a video on his verified Fb account. Within the video, he’s seen speaking in Punjabi and claiming he has not accomplished something incorrect.
Within the 15 minute lengthy video titled ‘Straight from my Soul’ on his verified Fb web page, Sidhu is seen giving an emotional assertion.
“… leaving my entire life behind, I got here to affix within the Punjabis of their protest. However no one noticed something and I used to be labelled a traitor. All I did was increase a voice in your rights. Since so many months, I have been assembly everybody on roads, in tents. Now a single man is being made a traitor,” he was heard saying.
In simply two hours, the video was seen 19,000 occasions and obtained 11,000 feedback.
Earlier, Sidhu had mentioned he wants a while to convey out the reality and can then be a part of the investigation.
The 36-year-old Sidhu is within the eye of a storm for being among the many protesters who put up a spiritual flag atop the Purple Fort on Republic Day.
“Arrest warrant has been issued towards me and likewise a lookout discover has been issued towards me. First I need to give this message that I’ll be a part of the investigation,” Sidhu had mentioned in a video uploaded on Fb.
He mentioned he wanted a while to convey out the reality.
“As a result of no matter has been unfold, it’s false info and it’s deceptive the general public at giant. Subsequently, I want a few days to convey out the reality after which I’ll be a part of the investigation,” mentioned Sidhu.
“I’m requesting the investigation businesses. I’ve not accomplished something incorrect then why ought to I run away and why ought to I be scared. I’m not scared.
I’ve accomplished nothing incorrect and that can come out,” he mentioned.
The Delhi Police had named Sidhu in an FIR lodged in reference to the Purple Fort incident.
Sidhu was current on the Purple Fort when a spiritual flag and a farmer flag have been put on the flagpole on the historic monument, triggering large outrage.
Sidhu had been accused by farm our bodies of making an attempt to defame their agitation and termed a “traitor”.