BJP calls for shutdown in Kerala's Alappuzha today after RSS worker killed in clash with SDPI

By ANI | Published: February 25, 2021 08:30 AM2021-02-25T08:30:14+5:302021-02-25T08:40:03+5:30

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and other organisations have called for a 12-hour shutdown in Kerala's Alappuzha after a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker was allegedly killed by the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) members during a clash in the district on Wednesday night.

BJP calls for shutdown in Kerala's Alappuzha today after RSS worker killed in clash with SDPI | BJP calls for shutdown in Kerala's Alappuzha today after RSS worker killed in clash with SDPI

BJP calls for shutdown in Kerala's Alappuzha today after RSS worker killed in clash with SDPI

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and other orgsations have called for a 12-hour shutdown in Kerala's Alappuzha after a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker was allegedly killed by the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) members during a clash in the district on Wednesday night.

"BJP and other Hindu orgsations have called for a hartal in Alappuzha district from 6 am to 6 pm to protest against the incident," said BJP district president MV Gopakumar.

An RSS worker was allegedly killed by SDPI members after a clash erupted between two groups in Cherthala, Vayalar yesterday night.

According to the police, the deceased is identified as Rahul Krishna alias Nandu, a native of Vayalar.

Three RSS workers and six SDPI workers were also injured in the clash that took place around 8 pm. There is a heavy deployment of police in the area following the incident.

A fund collection by SDPI activists on Tuesday was questioned by RSS workers and both orgsations on Wednesday took out separate marches which ended up in the violence.

( With inputs from ANI )

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