New Delhi, Aug 6: Union minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday met the family of RSS worker Rajesh Edavakode who was hacked to death on July 29 by a group of people related to CPI(M) or CPM in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram.
Kerala: Union Minister Arun Jaitley visits family of slain RSS worker Rajesh Edavakode in Thiruvananthapuram. pic.twitter.com/7arSv34Qd6
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After this Jaitley addressed the people over political killings and ongoing tensions in Kerala.
In his address, Jaitley he said “this kind of violence will neither suppress ideology in Kerala nor it will be able to scare our workers”.
Jaitley’s visit comes on the same day when Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan called the all-party meet and a day after CPI(M) and BJP-RSS leaders met in Kannur to discuss the political killings and immense ideological dissent.
Meanwhile, kins of CPM workers who lost their lives or injured during similar violent clashes with RSS workers staged a sit-in protest outside the Raj Bhavan.