BJP Mumbai chief Mangal Prabhat Lodha (File Photo)
BJP Mumbai chief Mangal Prabhat Lodha (File Photo)

EC issues notice to BJP Mumbai chief for delivering 'provocative speech'

ANI | Updated: Oct 18, 2019 14:15 IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Election Commission has issued a notice to Mumbai BJP chief, Mangal Prabhat Lodha for delivering a 'provocative speech' during an election campaign.
Election Commission has asked Lodha to reply and give clarification regarding his statement delivered during the speech.
Lodha on Wednesday delivered a communally-charged speech in Mumbadevi assembly constituency stating that the bombs and bullets used in terror attacks after the 1992 Bombay riots were manufactured in the majority-dominated area. (ANI)