We are herewith releasing the full text of the letter addressed to the Home Minister, Amit Shah by CPI(M) Polit Bureau Member, Brinda Karat. This pertains to the inhuman treatment of human rights activists arrested in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case. The letter was sent today.
The main need now is for an impartial and just intervention to ensure peace in the Capital. As Home Minister, people of the Capital hoped that you would make an immediate intervention for peace and were disappointed that your appeal for peace came after a delay of a day and a half.
Full text of the letter addressed to Home Minister Shri Ranjanth Singh by CPI(M) General Secretary, Sitaram Yechury on the requesting him to urgently convene a tripartite meeting to discuss the situation in Darjeeling.
A CPI(M) delegation along with the sons of Md. Iklakh and Pehlu Khan both victims of lynch mobs, and other affected families met the Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh and gave him a memorandum detailing five specific cases of violence and lynching against Muslim families in the NCR region.
If indeed the TMC leader and Union Minister does possess some secret information we request you as the Union Home Minister to obtain such information and act on it in consultation with the state government. If on the contrary, there is no such information, as surely is the case, then may we request you to set at rest the apprehensions and tensions that have resulted from the Union Minister’s utterances.