Lashkar-e-Taiba claimed Commandos ready to assassinate me- Viresh Shandilya
Dehradun Viresh Shandilya, National President for Anti-Terrorist Front of India said that a call along with message threatening him was received from +923218939478 and +923123002259. It was also revealed that a message along with a photograph of 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed on Whatsapp was received by Shandilya from terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba stating that a Lashkar Commando reared trained for assassinating him.
While addressing the media in Press Club, Viresh Shandilya said that the threats were being received by him since 13th Oct. 2015, however, Government,Police & Intelligence agencies were cautious about the overarching threat to the nation. It was further alleged that information with regard to the message, call and photograph of Hafiz Saeed was immediately provided to the Prime Minister Narender Modi,Home Minister Rajnath Singh & Intelligence agencies through e-mail though no response was received from the authorities.
ATFI further alleged that in case Viresh Shandilya and his family was assassinated on account of the carelessness of Government,Police and Intelligence agencies, no Hindu leader would ever dare to condemn the Muslim terrorism. Viresh Shandilya said that assassination of Beant Singh, 26/11 terrorist attack, parliament attack, recurring terrorist insurgency in Kargil and intrusion of Pakistani terrorist in Dinanagar, Gurdaspur was a collective failure of secret agencies. He requested the Intelligence agencies to issue a white paper on the alleged attack on Civil Secretariat and Parliament. He also said he was not concerned for his own life but for those innocents who could fall victim to any terrorist activity that was aimed towards eliminating him.
ATFI further requested Intelligence agencies to issue a white paper stating that Viresh Shandilya and his family were facing no threats. Viresh Shandilya further stated that his phone be put on Home Department Surveillance and a case to this effect be registered along with ensuring his security and that of his family before any tragedy is struck. He said that Police & Intelligence agencies along with the secret agencies shall be solely responsible in case he and his family is ever attacked by the Muslim terrorists. He alleged that it was Police & Intelligence agencies only which wanted him to be assassinated by the terrorists.
Shiv Sena Hindustan will hold nationwide demonstrations against the alleged atrocities committed against Hindus in Pakistan and India on December 23. Disclosing this at a press conference today, Sena President Pawan Gupta said ”the Hindus in Pakistan were harassed and killed, the Hindu shrines were demolished and their deities installed in the shrines broken, set on fire to injure the sentiments of members of the community.” ”No action was taken against the miscreants who indulged in ransacking the temples and houses of Hindus, their daughters and women were kidnapped and compelled to embrace Muslim religion,” he alleged. He regretted that in India the Hindus were not safe in Muslim-dominated states. The security agencies, he pointed out, had left Hindus at the mercy of extremists and terrorists and were unable to protect them. Mr Gupta said the police had failed to provide security to the Anti Terrorist Front India President Viresh Shandilya who was being threatened by Lashkar-e-Taiba & I.S.I terrorists for raising voice against them.