Sabarimala row: PM Modi appeals BJP supporters to avoid taking any extreme step

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New Delhi, Dec 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, while interacting with BJP workers in Kerala, expressed sadness over Ayyappa devotee’s suicide over Sabarimala temple issue and said that it forced the party to call for bandh, adding that it inspired everyone across the state to avoid taking any extreme step. He said, “Today when we meet, we also have some sad news. It forced our party to call for a bandh. I want to tell BJP karyakartas, this should inspire everyone across the state to avoid taking any extreme step. Whatever points we have, we should express them firmly and convince the people about them.” Venugopalan Nair had set himself ablaze on December 13 in Thiruvananthapuram.

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