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BJP’s Thiruvanathapuram Office Attacked, Party Calls for Bandh

The bandh will be from 6 am to 6 pm.

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Petrol bombs were hurled at the office. (Photo: ANI)

Two unidentified persons on a two-wheeler today hurled a 'petrol' bomb at the BJP's district office in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday, police said.

No one was in the office when the incident took place.

A chair in front of the office was found in a burnt condition, police said.

(Photo: ANI)
(Photo: ANI)
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BJP district president S Suresh alleged that CPI(M) was behind the attack and said the incident happened at about 8.30 pm. He said police came to the spot very late.
(Photo: ANI)
(Photo: ANI)

Suresh said the party has called for a 12-hour shutdown from 6 am to 6 pm in the district.

The attack comes in the backdrop of the attempt to manhandle CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury in New Delhi by two men who claimed they were members of a group called Hindu Sena.

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