Mangaluru: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday, handed over Rs 5 lakhs and a new auto-rickshaw to Purushotham Poojary, the victim in the Mangaluru blast case.
Poojary had been seriously injured in the cooker bomb blast that occurred in his auto-rickshaw near Garodi in Kankanady on November 19, 2022.
Speaking on the occasion BJP state president Nalin Kumar Kateel stated the conspiracy to make India an Islamic state by detonating a cooker bomb has already been revealed. He criticized Congress for making a mockery of the incdent by calling “those who detonated the blast as innocent.” He reiterated the BJP’s stance against the politics of vote bank and appeasement.
MLA Vedavyas Kamath, Mayor Jayananda Anchan, Deputy Mayor Poornima, MUDA Chairman Ravishankar Mijar, Nitin Kumar, Premananda Shetty, Sandeep Garodi, Sudheer Shetty, and Sharan Pumpwell were present.