Printed: Printed Date – 07:44 PM, Fri – 8 July 22
Hyderabad: Got here, destroyed and left is what native residents of Secunderabad are actually saying concerning the Bharatiya Janata Occasion’s assembly at Parade Grounds final Sunday.
The rationale, the compound wall of the Parade Grounds was allegedly demolished at three spots to create additional entry factors into the historic grounds, which is managed by the Native Navy Authority, has been left like that. Broad open and free for anybody to enter.
The primary voice of protest got here from the Parade Floor Walkers Affiliation, who’ve put up two banners on the demolished spots, asking who would ‘assemble the demolished wall’, the Secunderabad Cantonment Board or the BJP.
Responding to pictures of the banner that had been shared on Twitter, some have tagged union Minister G Kishan Reddy, saying that being town MP and a union Cupboard Minister, he must reply to the residents. Whereas one individual tweeted saying that BJP State president Bandi Sanjay Kumar ought to reply, one other tagged Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had attended the assembly on the venue, whereas yet one more tagged BJP’s Telangana and nationwide Twitter handles.
A signboard exterior #ParadeGround in #Secunderabad asks who will reconstruct the three demolished partitions after the #BJPNECInTelangana convention was carried out within the venue? @SECBAD_CANTT or @BJP4Telangana? pic.twitter.com/60WedSEpSb
— Krishnamurthy (@krishna0302) July 8, 2022
The Parade Grounds is a vital a part of Secunderabad’s historical past, and is thought to have hosted cricket matches proper from the late Fifties, with a number of cricketers from town, together with VVS Laxman, having performed on the pitch, mentioned to be a fairly powerful one to deal with.
It was renamed in 2017 as Normal KV Krishna Rao Parade Floor after the previous Chief of Military Workers, who made Secunderabad his dwelling after retirement and handed away in 2016 whereas dwelling in Sainikpuri.