Protest wave continued in Assam against BJP leader and Member of Parliament Dr Subramaniam Swami’s remarks on mixed of religion and politics while visiting to the state that Kokrajhar district committee of All Assam Minority Students Union(AAMSU) and All BTC Minority Students Union(ABMSU) protested and burnt effigy of Dr Swami.
Hundreds of AAMSU and ABMSU activists and publics with banner,placards took out a rally and hit the street shouting slogans on Sunday at Fakiragram along the Bilasipara-Serfanguri and Bhotgaon along JD Road in protest against remarks of Swami and later burnt effigy of Swami and demanded banning of BJP leader Swami’s step to Assam who allegedly has been trying to create communal clash in the state in the name of politics.
Rafikul Islam,AAMSU leader strongly reacted Swami’s remarks on religion as India represents secular in its status.He said that BJP leader Swami was trying to create to communal resented in the state,for which why he is making irrelevant remarks. He said that they(AAMSU) would not allow Swami to make any communal comments. The AAMSU further asked the government not to allow the BJP leader to visit the state and his stepping to Assam should be banned.