BJP terror group hyperlink information: The Congress on Saturday stated it doesn’t imagine in taking part in politics over severe nationwide points like terrorism, however revelations of shut hyperlinks between the BJP and the people caught in terror actions power it to ask inquiries to the ruling occasion, which “loses no alternative to evangelise to Indians about nationalism”.
Addressing a press convention right here, Congress spokesperson Ajoy Kumar gave examples to help the declare that the individuals caught in a number of terror-related and different crimes, together with the Udaipur and Amravati killings, had been linked to the saffron occasion.
He alleged that Mohammad Riyaz Attari, one of many accused within the Kanhaiya Lal’s homicide in Udaipur, was a BJP employee. “He had joined the BJP within the presence of a senior native chief. He was seen attending quite a few occasion programmes within the presence of senior BJP leaders,” Kumar claimed.
Lately it was revealed that Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Talib Hussain Shah, who had been captured in Jammu and Kashmir by the native residents, was a BJP office-bearer there. Earlier than the arrest, he had been planning assaults on the Amarnath Yatra, he stated.
He additionally alleged that Irfan Khan, accused of masterminding the homicide of Amravati chemist Umesh Kolhe, has shut hyperlinks with unbiased MP Navneet Rana and her MLA husband Ravi Rana.
Khan is thought to have campaigned and sought votes for the Ranas, he added. Nevertheless, the Rana couple has earlier denied the allegation of being linked to the chemist homicide case accused.
Former BJP chief from Kashmir, Tariq Ahmad Mir, was arrested in 2020 for procuring weapons for Hizbul Mujahideen commander Naveed Babu. Naveed Babu had beforehand been arrested with DSP Davinder Singh and accused of supplying weapons to terrorists.
The Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) has confirmed that Mir is an affiliate of Davinder Singh. The reality would have come out had the Davinder Singh inquiry been carried by way of to its conclusion, but it surely was halted halfway, Kumar claimed.
In 2017, the Madhya Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) had arrested BJP’s IT Cell member Dhruv Saxena together with 10 accomplices for spying for the Inter-Companies Intelligence (ISI) Directorate, Pakistan’s intelligence company. The spy ring had arrange an unlawful phone change to facilitate espionage, he stated, including that two years later, Balram Singh, a Bajrang Dal chief from Madhya Pradesh, was arrested in a terror funding case.
In 2017, a particular NIA court docket had sentenced Assam BJP chief Niranjan Hojai to life imprisonment. He was discovered concerned in rip-off price Rs 1,000 crore, which had been diverted to help a militant group. The funds had been for use to purchase weapons and perform assaults on our safety forces, he added.
The BJP has additionally knowingly gave a ticket to Masood Azhar’s acolyte Mohammad Farooq Khan to contest the Srinagar municipal election. Khan was beforehand a member of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Entrance and the Harkat-ul-Mujahideen, Kumar charged. The BJP authorities has the doubtful distinction of getting launched dreaded terrorist Masood Azhar in 1999 through the Kandahar hijacking, he stated.
“Azhar went on to determine Jaish-e-Muhammad terror group that was liable for the 2001 Parliament assault and the 2008 Mumbai assaults that triggered a whole lot of deaths. Jaish additionally masterminded the 2019 Pulwama assault, wherein 44 CRPF personnel died after 200 kg of excessive explosives, together with RDX one way or the other made it previous a number of safety checkpoints. Why an inquiry into Pulwama has not been held stays a thriller,” he claimed.
“Congress doesn’t imagine in taking part in politics over severe points like terrorism, however revelations of shut hyperlinks between the BJP and the people caught in terror actions forces it to ask inquiries to the ruling occasion, which loses no alternative to evangelise to Indians about nationalism,” Kumar stated.
Underneath the garb of nationalism, BJP is concerned in anti-national actions. The occasion’s hyperlinks to the individuals concerned in terror actions is a risk to nationwide safety, he alleged.