HYDERABAD: Tension prevailed at Borabanda in Hyderabad when BJP and Bajrang Dal activists tried to reinstall a statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, which the police and Municipal authorities had eliminated contending that no permission was given for it.
Friday being the beginning anniversary of the Maratha ruler, the activists wished to garland the statue however police instructed them within the morning that no programme — be it garlanding or addressing a public assembly — can be allowed as there was no permission for these.
Nevertheless, the activists tried to reinstall the statue however police prevented them. On studying about it, BJP State president Bandi Sanjay Kumar led a procession to the spot and addressed a public assembly the place he referred to as the State authorities to account for its coverage of minority appeasement.
Exuding confidence that the saffron celebration would come to energy in 2023, he demanded to know kind the TRS if solely Babar’s statues must be erected in Hyderabad. “We will install Shivaji statues in each and every galli of the city,” he mentioned.
Sanjay Kumar mentioned the following authorities in Telangana can be that of the BJP’s and solely the saffron flag will fly excessive within the State. “Don’t be afraid of police. If you gnash your teeth, its sound should reach the Chief Minister,” he mentioned, calling upon the individuals to finish the rule of ‘Rajakars’ in Telangana which is within the guise of the TRS. He identified that Christians are ruling AP and Muslims in Telangana. He wished to know why KCR, who claims to be a real Hindu, didn’t enable the set up of the Shivaji statue and as a substitute was resting in his farmhouse.