Lucknow-Hours earlier than the much-awaited ‘Pran Pratishtha’ ceremony in Ayodhya, the BJP has flagged a video of the 1990 Ayodhya firing incident, social gathering sources mentioned.
The BJP tweeted the practically three-minute video clip projecting the incident as a “calculated warning” of the then Samajwadi Party authorities, helmed by Mulayam Singh Yadav, to Ram bhakts daring them to hold out any “andolan” (motion) for the Ram Janmabhoomi.
Sources within the BJP IT cell mentioned that the social gathering would additionally tweet the video of December 6, 1992 incident when the Babri Masjid was pulled down by a frenzied mob of kar sevaks.
The clip titled ‘Sadiyon Ka Sangharsh’ begins with video photographs of police firing tear fuel shells as frightened kar sevaks scurry for canopy.
A voiceover then rolls in: “Kaun bhool sakta hai 1990 ka Ayodhya goli kand (Who can forget the 1990 firing incident of Ayodhya)?”
The video particulars how senior BJP chief Lal Krishna Advani, who was spearheading the ‘Ram Rath Yatra’, was arrested on October 23, 1990, in Bihar on the orders of then Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav.
The yatra, which started in Somnath on September 25, 1990, traversed via a whole lot of villages and cities and was scheduled to succeed in Ayodhya.