Toolkit Case Khalistani Connection
Toolkit Case Khalistani connection
On the second day of the arrest of 22-year-old activist Disha Ravi of Bangalore in the Greta Thunberg toolkit case, Delhi Police is searching for her close. A Delhi court on Monday issued a non-bailable warrant against two of Disha's associates, Nikita Jacob and Shantanu. Nikita has filed a petition against the Transit Bell in the Bombay High Court, which will be heard on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, the police investigation has revealed that Disha and Nikita had a meeting with the founder of Poetic Justice Foundation MO Dhaliwal, known to be pro-Khalistani, on the Zoom app. The purpose of this meeting was to create panic on social media before 26 January.
In a systematic way, we know what is the matter and the names that are coming up so far, what is the relation with this case ...
Greta Thunberg shared a toolkit in support of farmers
This case is related to the farmers of the country, who have been agitating at the doors of Delhi for 82 days. On 3 February, 18-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg wrote two social media posts. In the first post he supported the farmers, in the second post he shared a toolkit. This toolkit was actually a Google document. There was mention of 'argent and on ground actions'.The cyber cell of the Delhi Police had registered an FIR against the makers of the toolkit on February 4 for sedition and conspiracy against the makers of the toolkit. Delhi Police asked Google to share information related to this toolkit and after this Disha's arrest.
What are the allegations against Disha, Nikita, Dhaliwal and Shantanu?
Apart from Greta, 4 more characters have come up in this case ...
1)Disha Ravi accused of editing toolkit
Delhi Police arrested Disha Ravi from Bengaluru last Sunday. With this arrest, 11 days later the toolkit controversy again came into the limelight. On Sunday, the court sent the court on 5 days police remand.
Who are Disha: 22 year old Disha is a BBA student. He started the India Wing of Climate Activist Group Friday for Fuchure in 2019. The founder of this international group is Greta Thunberg.
What are the allegations: According to Delhi Police, direction was edited and circulated by Greta, the toolkit related to the peasant movement. For this, he also formed a WhatsApp group. Disha took this toolkit to Greta, but when this toolkit came into the public domain, Disha asked Greta to remove it.
What to say about Disha: When Disha was presented in Delhi court on Sunday, she started crying. Disha told the judge that he had edited only 2 lines of this Google document. The motive was that she wanted to support the peasant movement.
2. MO Dhaliwal accused of making toolkit
The most important link in the toolkit case is MO Dhaliwal. Delhi Police's investigation revealed Dhaliwal's name.
Who is Dhaliwal: Born in Canada, Dhaliwal is a director at digital branding creative agency Skyrocket. He is also the founder of the Poetic Justice Foundation, which created the controversial toolkit associated with the peasant movement. In September 2020, Dhaliwal said in a social media post that I am Khalistani.
What are the allegations: According to Delhi Police, the controversial toolkit was created by Dhaliwal's organization. His organization Poetic Justice Foundation is considered by the police as Khalistani. The latest revelation in the investigation is that a zoom meeting was held before Republic Day. Others including Dhaliwal, Nikita and Disha attended it. The death of a farmer was discussed in this meeting. The purpose of the meeting was to create panic on social media before Republic Day.
What Dhaliwal has to say: MO Dhaliwal says that the Poetic Justice Foundation was not built by him, but his friend Anita Lal.
3. Nikita Jacob
After Disha Ravi's arrest, Delhi Police is looking for Nikita Jacob in the toolkit case.
Who is Nikita: Nikita lives in Mumbai. He is registered with Maharashtra and Goa State Bar Council. He is a Social Justice and Climate Activist. His social media profile says that he is an advocate in the Bombay High Court.
What are the allegations: Delhi Police says Nikita was also involved in a virtual meeting with Dhaliwal. 4 days ago a cyber cell team of Delhi Police went to Nikita's house in Goregaon, Mumbai and investigated the gadgets kept there.
What Nikita has to say: Nikita has filed a petition for transit bell in the Bombay High Court. He has sought 4 weeks' anticipatory bail so that he can file an application in a Delhi court. Nikita says that she has cooperated in the investigation and the allegations against her are baseless. They can be arrested in the form of media trials and political vendetta.
4. ShantanuThis is the fourth name in the toolkit case. The Delhi Police has just stated that Shantanu was also attached to the toolkit. No more information about Shantanu has been revealed yet.
The sharp attitude of Congress leaders on the arrest of Disha
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra wrote on social media, 'I am afraid of an unarmed girl with guns, spread by a courageous unarmed girl.'
P. Chidambaram said that India is becoming the platform of absurd things. It is very sad that Delhi Police has become a puppet in the hands of dictators.
Jairam Ramesh said on Disha's arrest, 'This is a cheap act. Spam is harassment and bullying. '
Shashi Tharoor said, "The direction of the arrest of Disha Ravi is a new step in the way political opposition and ideological freedom are being attacked to suppress the peasant movement in India. Does the Indian government not care at all to tarnish its image in the world?
Left, SP and farmer leaders also angry. Left leader Sitaram Yechury said that Modi Raj thinks that the farmers' struggle will be weakened by arresting the granddaughter of the farmers. Indeed, these arrests will awaken the youth of the country and strengthen democracy.
Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav said, 'The question is when those people will be arrested, who are breaking the unity of the country and society in the morning and evening with the toolkit of their words. Those who are promoting hate and division. '
Farmer leader Darshan Pal Singh said, 'United Kisan Morcha opposes the arrest of the youth climate activists who supported the farmers. We demand that he be released as soon as possible and unconditionally.