PFI raids: Molotov Cocktail hurled at BJP officeSeptember 23, 2022 09:29
A bottle filled with inflammable substance were hurled at the BJP office in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore on Thursday night triggering tension in the area.
Following this, BJP workers protested in the area demanding action against the culprits. According to BJP, this is a kind of "terror attack".
Police reached the spot to take control of the situation and conducted a preliminary investigation.
The NIA on Thursday took A.S. Ismail, national executive committee member of PFI, into custody from Coimbatore.
Speaking to reporters, Nandkumar, a BJP worker said, "Petrol bomb was thrown at our office, this is how terror attacks come. Today raids (against PFI) took place at several places. It is the anniversary of Hindu Munnani leader and BJP National president too is in the state." -- ANI