Bhopal: Raja Pateria, a Madhya Pradesh Congress leader, was arrested for his notorious “be ready to kill” statements about Prime Minister Narendra Modi, national media reported.
On Monday, a video of Pateria surfaced in which he was heard encouraging a group of people to “murder” PM Modi in order to “save” the Constitution.
In the video, that went viral, Pateria, while addressing a gathering, said, “Modi will end elections, Modi will divide on the basis of religion, caste, and language; the lives of Dalits, tribals, and minorities are in danger.” “If the constitution is to be saved, then be ready to kill Modi.”
Following his remarks, a case was filed against the former minister at the Pawai police station. He was arrested by the police from his residence in Hata city, in MP’s Damoh district.
MP CM Shivaraj Singh Chouhan lashed out at the leader and criticized Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, he said real face of Bharat Jodo Yatra is coming out.