In an unique interview with India In the present day, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel mentioned the “strictest motion” could be taken towards these liable for making controversial statements about Mahatma Gandhi on the Raipur Dharam Sansad which was held on Saturday and Sunday.

“Strictest motion will probably be taken towards the culprits. An FIR was registered instantly after the incident. I’m assuring you nobody will probably be spared,” he mentioned.

Bhupesh Baghel added that those that had organised the Dharam Sansad, a spiritual meeting, had been additionally liable for the incident. “Motion will probably be taken towards them after a radical investigation,” he mentioned.

“We gave permission for the Dharam Sansad as a result of there have been alleged to be discussions on ‘sanatan dharam’. We weren’t conscious that such controversial statements about Gandhi could be made. The spiritual meeting was misused for politics. Goons who put on saffron and use such language can’t be referred to as saints,” he mentioned.


On the Dharam Sansad in Raipur, Hindu spiritual chief Kalicharan Maharaj hailed Nathuram Godse for killing Mahatma Gandhi. He mentioned, “I salute Nathuram Godse for killing Gandhi.”

Talking at Ravan Bhata floor in Raipur on Sunday, Kalicharan Maharaj additionally mentioned that “the goal of Islam is to seize the nation by politics.”

The 2-day Dharam Sansad got here to an abrupt finish after considered one of its most important patrons Ram Sundar Das walked off the stage in protest towards the Godse-Gandhi assertion. The comment drew flak from varied political leaders.

On Monday, the Raipur police filed a case towards Kalicharan Maharaj.


Reacting to the incident, AIMIM chief Asaddudin Owaisi urged on Monday that the Congress participated in and supported the controversial Dharam Sansad. He tweeted, “This convention wouldn’t have been potential with out the Congress.”

In response to Owaisi’s comment, Bhupesh Baghel instructed India In the present day, “Owaisi is an agent of the BJP. We do not want a certificates from him.”


With regard to controversial statements made at back-to-back Dharam Sansad occasions, Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel alleged that the ambiance within the nation was being vitiated due to the upcoming Meeting polls in 5 states.

“Proper now, BJP is shedding badly in Uttar Pradesh. It is because of this that this damaging ambiance is being created and there’s discuss of postponement of the election. In Chhattisgarh, the BJP is continually attempting to incite communal sentiments,” he mentioned.

Bhupesh Baghel additionally claimed that the Congress would carry out ‘shockingly’ properly within the Uttar Pradesh Meeting election scheduled early subsequent yr.

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