Bandra controversy: The Shiv Sena has blamed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for what occurred two days in the past at Bandra railway station the place over 2000 folks gathered throughout lockdown. In an editorial, Shiv Sena’s Saamna mentioned that it could ‘unmask’ the ‘big conspiracy’ behind the disaster at Bandra. Hinting at BJP, the Saamna mentioned that the state authorities headed by Sena chief Uddhav Thackrey will nail makes an attempt to see coronavirus as a possibility to create disturbance within the state. The editorial mentioned that Sena was unhappy that the opposition stooped to a brand new low. Saamna additional wrote that outstation trains depart from varied stations however a crowd gathered at one station — Bandra.
On Tuesday, the day lockdown was prolonged, hundreds of individuals gathered at Bandra railway stations and demanded transport providers to return to their native villages. However, police acted swiftly and dispersed the group. Sena blamed the Centre for persevering with reservation reserving even when the nation was underneath lockdown.
It mentioned that the Railways Ministry was additionally answerable for what occurred in Bandra because it continued reservation bookings whereas there was no readability on when lockdown would finish. Sena mentioned that it was against the law to take 40 lakh reservations and create confusion amongst folks. It accused the BJP of leaving no probability to disturbed the coalition authorities of Sena-NCP-Congress.
Maharashtra is the worst-hit state within the nation with over 3000 optimistic circumstances of coronavirus. The most affected metropolis is Mumbai the place over 2000 circumstances have been recorded. Overall, the state has seen practically 300 recoveries and 187 deaths as a consequence of COVID-19. The BJP has been attacking the state authorities for not dealing with the pandemic successfully. The Sena, nonetheless, sees it a conspiracy by the opposition to upset an uncommon alliance in Maharashtra. So far, India has reported practically 13,000 circumstances over 3000 circumstances coming from Maharashtra alone.