After Bhagwant Mann, other AAP leader comedian turned politician Gurpreet Ghuggi clarified his statement and comments on teachers.
MP Bhagwant Mann addressed protesting teachers on Sunday after a video purportedly showed him “making fun of government school teachers”. He extended his support to teachers while clarifying that his stand had been against the education system.
The teachers, who are seeking jobs as elementary trained teachers (ETT) had burned effigies of Mann and AAP member Gurpreet Ghuggi after the video surfaced.
Its pertinent to mention that A month after Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann made a statement regarding teachers during an event in Sangrur, a video of the event which has gone viral on various social networking sites which has kicked up a massive row in the state with Mann and colleague Gurpreet Ghuggi at the receiving end of ire from teachers across the state.
Teachers also posted their comments from across the state. A teacher posted – “Teachers are the biggest supporters of the Aam Admi Party but Bhagwant Mann and Gurpereet Ghuggi, with their viral anti-teacher statements on social media, have caused anger amongst teachers who are venting ire on social media. The AAP’s graph has fallen in a night.
video: ABP Sanjha