Thu, 16 Mar 2017
Plight of BSF soldier
Shri Veerappa Moily said that starting with the plight of BSF soldier Shri Tej Bahadur who uploaded then video, complaining of mismanagement with regards to the food supply, the quality of food that was being provided. The Superiors found fault with the uploading of video and he was very much harassed. Mr. Moily said, “I am told that he had gone incommunicado andnobody could tell his whereabouts. His wife in a habeas corpus plea filed in the Delhi High Court said she was worried about his safety as he has not been able to contact her for the last three days. The Delhi High Court ordered her husband to be produced before the Court”.
Mr. Moily pointed out that the short story reflects the morale of the Defence Forces which is depleting day-by-day with such incidents, BSF may have come out with some clippings with regard to the calls made by him but even then, habeas corpus petition is still pending. Mr. Moily said, “It is most a unfortunate story, which reflects how the Army has been managed, how they are not being properly supplied with the rations, uniforms etc. Friday, 10th February, 2017.