West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Mamata calls BJP a militant organization

ANI | Updated: Jun 21, 2018 15:58 IST

Mamata calls BJP a militant organization .
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], June 21 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday called the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) a militant organisation .
"We are not a militant organisation like the BJP . They are creating fights not only among Christians, Muslims but also among Hindus," the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo said .
Mamata's statement comes at a time tensions between the two parties are escalating in the state .
On June 2, body of a BJP worker, Dulal Kumar, was found hanging from a pole in Balarampur area of Purulia district .
Similarly, on May 30, the body of another BJP activist Trilochan Mahato was found hanging from a tree in the same district .
This was followed by the deaths of at least two TMC workers .
Following these incidents, the TMC accused the BJP for the alleged killings while the latter rubbished their claims . (ANI)

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