Gangster-turned-social activist Lakhbir Singh alias Lakha Sidhana, named as one of many primary accused within the violence in Delhi in the course of the farmers’ rally on Republic Day, belongs to a village in Punjab’s Bathinda district and dreamed of creating huge in politics by way of the farmers’ agitation.
Since November 25, he had been fairly energetic within the agitation on the borders of the nationwide capital and aggressively lobbying for the agitation to realize momentum.
Who’s Lakha Sidhana?
Sidhana, a small-time gangster who goals to enter politics by reflecting himself a social activist, was acquitted in a number of circumstances earlier than contesting the 2012 Meeting polls as a candidate of the Folks’s Celebration of Punjab, as soon as led by Manpreet Singh Badal, who’s at the moment the Finance Minister within the Congress authorities in Punjab.
Farmer leaders have, actually, now distanced themselves from Sidhana and are actually blaming them for inciting violence on the Pink Fort.
Sidhana belongs to Sidhana village in Bathinda district. At one level of time, he used to work for Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD). He was first jailed in 2004 and was put behind the bars many instances until 2017.
Of late, he hogged the limelight as a social activist by demanding that each one official signboards, apart from English, ought to be in Punjabi first.
Together with Sidhana, Punjabi actor-turned-activist Deep Sidhu, who was seen as protesters swarmed the Pink Fort and even put up a non secular flag on its ramparts, has been named the primary accused within the violence.
(With inputs from IANS)