New Delhi, April 7
Anmol Ambani, the eldest son of industrialist Anil Ambani, has lashed out against a brand new spherical of lockdowns being imposed amid the surge in COVID-19 instances, saying such restrictions do not concern health however control and that they destroy the very spine of the society and economic system.
“Professional ‘actors’ can continue shooting their films. Professional ‘cricketers’ can play their sport late into the night. Professional ‘politicians’ can continue their rallies with masses of people. But YOUR business or work is not ESSENTIAL. Still don’t get it?” he mentioned in a tweet. He had prior to now too voiced opposition to such restrictions and retweeted movies and feedback denouncing them.
“What does essential even mean? EACH INDIVIDUALS WORK IS ESSENTIAL TO THEM,” he mentioned tweeting with hashtag #scamdemic.
Lockdowns, he mentioned, are key in “continuing and enabling greatest wealth transfer in human history.”
“The mistake is that the people think this is simply inefficient governance. it’s not. It’s a coordinated, thought out set of policies designed to enable a new world order to be brought in,” he mentioned.
For an economic system that was looking for nascent restoration after the world’s strictest lockdown final 12 months pummelled enterprise, a resurgence of the pandemic is posing a severe menace. States have introduced partial lockdowns in response to infections rising by document ranges.
While Maharashtra has shut all non-essential companies by means of April, the nationwide capital has began evening curfew.
The specter of one other lockdown is now the most important headwind for native companies.
“These lockdowns were never about and have nothing to do with health,” Ambani tweeted. “They destroy the very backbone of our society and economy, from the daily wage workers, self-employed and SMEs to the restaurants and dhabas, fashions and clothing stores.” Lockdowns additionally destroy and diminish health by closing gyms, sports activities complexes and playgrounds, he mentioned, including that train, daylight and recent air are a few of the strongest pillars of fine health and powerful immunity.
“And don’t forget the psychological damage this is doing to children who are growing up through this madness and are being programmed to believe this is normal,” he mentioned.
Stating that lockdowns worsen inequality, he mentioned shutting down of brick-and-mortar shops advantages digital and e-commerce firms, farmland is corporatised and colonised and information and privateness are bought to new-age empires.
“This is not about health. This is about control, and I would think most of us are unknowingly and unconsciously falling into the trap of a much larger and very sinister plan,” he mentioned. “To control every aspect of your life – A technocracy exactly like China – A totalitarian bio-surveillance fascist state-controlled from the outside.” Anmol, nevertheless, mentioned he has religion in India and its folks. “That we will resist this global coup d etat and not let our country get colonised even more. All we need to do is wake up to the truth. Stand for love, peace, unity and compassion.” Anil and his elder brother Mukesh Ambani, who in 2005 cut up enterprise arrange by their father Dhirubhai Ambani, have seen contrasting enterprise fortunes.
While Mukesh rose to turn out to be Asia’s richest increasing the oil and petrochemical enterprise he inherited into retail and telecom, Anil slipped out of the billionaire checklist after the telecom, vitality and capital enterprise that he acquired did not carry out so properly.
Anmol tweeted about inequalities that lockdowns create.
“It’s no coincidence that the losses of the common man are gains of the wealthiest,” he mentioned, including that lockdowns speed up this “wealth transfer.” He later retweeted one Jeremy R Hammond remark that “Note that by their own definition, #lockdown measures including stay-at-home orders and business closures are ‘a crime against humanity’ and ‘an attack on the civilian population’.” On April 5, he commented on a media report of migrant staff in Mumbai planning to return to their native locations after lockdown, saying, “Planned destruction of the economy, livelihoods and lives. This is new age colonisation and very few realise it. Classic IMPERIALISM. Colonisation of your mind, body and soul. Take back your power. Go back to your roots.” On April 2, he mentioned, “the plan is to perpetually keep us in a state of emergency. It seems like this festival week will be used to impose further totalitarian measures. Testing is only being increased to justify more lockdowns and puch the quackcines. Resist.”
“The more you listen/obey, propagate the fear, the longer this will carry on,” he mentioned on that day.
On March 27, he mentioned, “This lockdown nonsense will keep happening if you don’t resist. It’s just a control tactic and has nothing to do with your health. ‘Cases’, which are meaningless in the first place, are being manipulated through CT value and this will be unending till you say NO.”
In September final 12 months, the junior Ambani tweeted: “Take your health in your own hands. Everything we are being told to do right now is going to gravely damage our health in the short, medium and long term.” — PTI