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Saffron activist’s death threat to Mithun Rai ; video viral

Mangalore Today News Network

Bantwal, May 27, 2019: A video in which  a  BJP  worker is seen loudly abusing and issuing death threats to District Youth  Congress Chief and defeated candidate Mithun Rai, has gone  viral on social media.

It has  been gathered that the video was shot during the victory celebrations  of the BJP  by the Badakabail BJP committee at Badakabail junction on the night of May 23.

In the video some activists are seen  saying " We will break Mithun Rai’s limbs if he intervenes in Bajrangdal affairs, if necessary we will even  kill him (Thaleyannu Thegeyutteve)." A BJP activist with a saffron band tried to his forehead and waiving a saffron flag is seen saying so.

Superintendent of Police B  M Lakshmiprasad has said a case has been registered under Section 108 for making a provocative statement. Further investigations are underway, he added.