Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday said a new phenomenon of “saffron terrorism” was behind several bomb blasts. He was indicating the hand of Hindu radical outfits in disturbing peace through violent activities.
Bharatiya Janata Party accused the government of trying to divert the attention of the nation from the threats of Kashmir militants and Maoists by alleging Hindu terrorism. Racting to the statement, BJP spokesperson Rajiv Pratap Rudy said: “The country is witnessing a lot of chaos. Chidambaram needs an excuse to divert the attention of the nation.