BJP leader Chander Prakash Ganga , who drew criticism for attending a rally in support of the accused in Kathua rape case, alleged that BJP’s state party leadership had sent the leaders to the Hindu Ekta Manch. “We were sent by the party. Our Party president Sat Sharma sent us. We went there on the party’s instruction,” he said. Ganga and another BJP leader Choudhary Lal Singh’s resignation was announced on Saturday after the party faced criticism over the two BJP leader’s participation in a rally supporting those arrested for the rape and murder of an 8 year old in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua.
Earlier BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav , said, “The resignations of two BJP ministers in the Jammu and Kashmir government have been accepted and now being forwarded to Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti”.