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Ayodhya events an attempt to whip up communal frenzy: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad

"If the people running this country and the UP government cannot protect people with the Constitution, they should vacate their seats...,” Chandrashekhar Azad said.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: November 26, 2018 4:25:29 am
Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar (centre) with supporters at Chhutmalpur village after his release from Saharanpur jail after more than a year. (Express photo/Gajendra Yadav) Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar (centre) to visit Ayodhya today. (Express File Photo)

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad on Sunday said what was happening in Ayodhya was an “attempt to whip up communal frenzy and instigate violence”.

Addressing a press conference in New Delhi, he said, “On behalf of the Bhim Army, I will go to Ayodhya tomorrow (Monday) with a copy of Babasaheb’s (Ambedkar’s) Constitution…if the people running this country and the UP government cannot protect people with this Constitution, they should vacate their seats…”

“What is happening in Ayodhya right now is nothing but another attempt by the BJP and the Sangh Parivar to whip up communal frenzy, instigate violence and then use the bloodshed to polarise voters to benefit the party in the 2019 elections,” he said.

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