Bhopal, July 29
BJP MP from Bhopal Pragya Singh Thakur has claimed receiving a number of threatening and abusive telephone calls, main the police to file an FIR in opposition to unidentified individuals and launch a probe, an official mentioned on Wednesday.
The FIR was filed on a criticism lodged by the Lok Sabha MP at a police station right here, he mentioned.
Kamla Nagar police station in-charge Vijay Sisodia mentioned, “A case has been registered against unidentified persons on Tuesday night for threatening the MP over phone and using abusive language.”
He mentioned Thakur acquired these calls from unknown numbers round 6.30 pm on Tuesday.
Sisodia mentioned, “The callers additionally abused her over the telephone. The cyber cell is looking for out from the place these telephone calls have been made.
“Appropriate action will be taken against the accused on the basis of information received from the cyber cell.”
Meanwhile, Thakur speaking to reporters on Wednesday, mentioned, “There were many calls yesterday. The phone displayed private and international numbers during these calls. The callers used very abusive language.”
The BJP chief claimed the callers not solely used abusive language in opposition to her, but additionally Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
Thakur mentioned the callers additionally abused her for making an attraction to folks to recite ‘Hanuman Chalisa’ and for supporting development of a Ram temple in Ayodhya.
She mentioned, “I have lodged a complaint in this regard at Bhopal’s Kamla Nagar police station.”
Thakur mentioned she gained’t get cowed down by such acts.
“Such threats do not affect me. These are cowards, who are afraid. So they call from unknown numbers,” she mentioned.
On Saturday, Thakur had tweeted, “Let all of us collectively make a non secular effort to want folks good well being and finish the coronavirus epidemic.
“Recite ‘Hanuman Chalisa’ 5 instances a day at your private home from July 25 to August 5. Conclude this ritual by lighting lamps on August 5 and providing ‘aarti’ to Lord Ram at dwelling.
“Bhoomi pujan for development of a Ram temple at Ayodhya is scheduled to happen on August 5. PTI