Former Kerala Chief Minister and defence Minister A K Antony has alleged that Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has been helping the BJP to create riots in Sabarimala.
The Chief Minister, the BJP and the RSS are trying to create tension in Sabarimala during Mandala festival season, he said in Kozhiokode.
He alleged Pinarayi Vijayan has been using Sabarimala as a tool to hide the failures on teh part of his government in connection with reconstructing the state after the recent floods.
Vijayan had on Saturday lashed out against Antony on the Sabarimala issue, stating that the the latter was giving all necessary nourishment for the BJOP to grow in the state. Vijayan made this remark in his facebook soon after Antony alleged that it was Pinarayiâs urgency to implement the Supreme Court verdict allowing women into the Sabarimala temple that was leading to all; tension in the state.