DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to rein in Hindutva outfits who are making a "mockery of communal harmony" and joined other parties in voicing apprehension that observing Good Governance Day on December 25 could hamper Christmas festivities.
The Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress on Monday accused the Delhi Police of failing to maintain communal harmony in the city after a blaze gutted a substantial part of St Sebastian's Church at northeast Delhi's Tahirpur area.
Charging that some main political parties are trying to "dangerously" disturb the communal harmony in Uttar Pradesh ahead of Lok Sabha polls, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday warned such forces of stringent action.
Condemning the recent communal incidents in different parts of the country, West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra Monday sought effective measures to maintain inter-community relations and protect the rights of minorities.
Bihar CM charged the Opposition with vitiating peace and communal harmony in the state by `intentionally exaggerating` the police firing at Forbesganj and reassured strict action after the probe ordered by him is completed.
In a bid to spread message of peace and communal harmony, prominent social activists will flag off a march which will kickstart from here and culminate at
Mahatma Gandhi`s birth place Vardha in Maharashtra.
Rubbishing Mamata Banerjee`s claim that CPI-M was trying to incite communal violence ahead of the civic polls, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee tonight assured that communal harmony will be maintained in the state at any cost.
A day after violence
rocked parts of Punjab following filing of a fresh murder case
against Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Sukhbir Badal on Sunday warned no one would be allowed to disturb communal harmony.