Amid the criticism that “maha jungle raj” has returned with the Mahagathbandhan (Grand Alliance) coming to power in Bihar, RJD president Lalu Prasad has asked “What raj is in Gujarat?” referring to triple murder in Surat.
On May 14, three men, including VHP general secretary Pravin Togadia’s cousin, were stabbed to death after they were attacked by six youths with sharp weapons in a builder’s office at Varachha in Surat.
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The three men have been identified as Bakul Hirani (45), 40-year-old Bharat Togadia (brother of Congress councillor Pappan Togadia and first cousin of Pravin Togadia) and Mahesh Radadiya (35), son of a former Congress councillor.
Lalu Yadav tweeted:
The ruling Janata Dal United-Rashtriya Janata Dal-Congress Mahagathbandhan has come under attack over the dismal situation of law and order in the state following the murder of a scribe and that of a teenager in Gaya.
The car in which the Class XII student Aditya Sachdev (right) was shot dead. Rocky Yadav, a Bihar lawmaker’s son, has confessed that he ‘fired at Aditya Sachdev.’ deccanchronicle
“Before the Bihar election we were saying jungle raj will return to Bihar if the Mahagathbandhan comes to power, but we were wrong. Ab to maha jungle raj aa gaya hai (Now, there is maha jungle raj),” BJP spokesman Shahnawaz Hussain said.
He said that the chief minister “has time to go to Banaras but didn’t find the time to visit the victim’s family in Gaya, where a teenager was murdered”.
On May 13, Rajdeo Ranjan, bureau chief of the Hindi daily Hindustan, which is part of the HT group, was shot dead in a busy market near the station road in Siwan.
Rajdeo Ranjan, the bureau chief of a Hindi newspaper, was killed on Friday in Bihar’s Siwan newsx
The BJP has accused that the senior scribe paid the price for exposing the wrongdoings of former RJD MP Mohammad Shahabuddin, who is serving time for charges, including kidnapping and murder.
Rocky Yadav, the son of a Bihar lawmaker, allegedly shot dead Aditya Sachdeva, 19, in a case of road rage.
BJP general secretary Bhupendra Yadav tweeted: