Jaipur: The govt is focusing on Swaccha Bharat Mission and promoting its agenda in every state and corner, the Rajasthan Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf caught urinating in public area.
A photo of Rajasthan Health Minister urinating on a wall in Jaipur is being widely shared on social media, causing embarrassment to the state’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, which is trying to bring the city up in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan rankings, IANS reported.
According to rules, those urinating on roads are asked to cough up fine of Rs. 200. When the media reached his office, he refused to comment saying he doesn’t want to talk about this topic as “it is not a big issue.”
Social Media Site Twitter exploded with reactions as soon as the picture went viral. Criticising the Health Minister’s response to, Harbhajan Singh, Indian Cricketer troll him on social media
Setting right example???Rajasthan Minister Urinates On Roadside, Says “Not A Big Issue” – NDTV https://t.co/OkoH8JFf47
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) February 15, 2018
Govt talks about #SwachchBharat Mission but health minister here in Rajasthan is caught urinating in public. Govt should be ashamed and must publicly apologize: Raghu Sharma,Congress on viral picture of Rajasthan Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf urinating on road pic.twitter.com/DIoyuofaQK
— ANI (@ANI) February 15, 2018
Ajmer MP Dr Raghu Sharma said that Saraf should apologize for urinating in public. “Govt talks about Swachch Bharat Mission but health minister here in Rajasthan is caught urinating in public. Govt should be ashamed and must publicly apologize,” he told ANI.