The Congress reacted by asking whether the Manohar Lal Khattar government was going to run a “BJP-RSS school”.
Chandigarh: The Haryana government withdrew two orders issued in 1967 and 1980, under which government employees were barred from participating in Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activities. The opposition Congress, reacting strongly to this, asked whether the Manohar Lal Khattar-led state government was running a “BJP-RSS ki Pathshala”.Also Read – Mamta Banerjee’s Silence On Aryan Khan’s Arrest! Congress said – to please the BJP ….
The General Administration Department said in the order issued, “With the Haryana Civil Services (Government Employees Conduct) Rules, 2016 coming into force, the Government instructions dated 2.4.1980 and … dated 11.1.1967 stand withdrawn with immediate effect. because they are no longer relevant. Also Read – UP Polls 2022: BJP’s ‘megaplan’ for UP elections, leaders churning in Delhi – President JP Nadda also participated
With Monday’s decision, employees of the Haryana government can now take part in the activities of the RSS. The Congress reacted sharply to this order. Congress leader Randeep Surjewala tweeted, tagging the order issued by the General Administration Department, “Now the employees of Haryana are allowed to participate in the branches of the union. Is running the government or the school of BJP-SSS. Also Read – Chhath Puja 2021: Ban on Chhath Puja in public places in Delhi, BJP said – the party will celebrate the festival in a grand manner
In April 1980, instructions issued by the then General Administration Department of the Haryana Chief Secretary’s office barred state government employees from any association with the activities of the RSS.