Virender Sehwag Appeals To Jat Agitators, Calls For Peaceful Solution
Virender Sehwag has appealed for calm as the Jat agitation to demand OBC status paralysed Haryana.
Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag has appealed to the Jats to end their violent agitation for reservation, saying that people of the community are saviours and not destroyers. (Virender Sehwag to Be Kings XI Punjab Mentor in IPL 2016)
"I appeal to all my brothers to give up violence and present their demands in a constitutional manner. We are saviours, not destroyers," Sehwag, who is himself a jat, tweeted.
"We have made the country proud whether in the army or in sports, our zeal should be used to do good for the country," he added.
Jats are demanding reservation and despite various leaders, including the Haryana Chief Minister M L Khattar, appealing to them to maintain peace, there was no let up in the protests which have disrupted normal life in Rohtak, Jind, Bhiwani, Jhajjar, Sonipat and Hisar.http://sports.ndtv.com/cricket/news/255737-virender-sehwag-appeals-to-jat-agitators-calls-for-peaceful-solution?pfrom=home-sports