TDN World Desk: A Bengal based BJP activist has been arrested for throwing a cow urine consumption party in Kolkata.
Reportedly, a civic volunteer fall ill after drinking cow urine in that event. Police arrested the Bharatiya Janata Party activist following an FIR filed by the victim on Tuesday night.
police official said , as reported by The Week, 40-year-old Narayan Chatterjee, a local party worker of Jorasakho area in North Kolkata, had on Monday organised a cow worship programme at a cowshed and distributed cow urine.
State BJP General Secretary Sayantan Bose, however sttod up to defend Charterje. Mr Bose said, as quoted by the news, “Chatterjee had distributed cow urine, but he didn’t fool people in consuming it. When he distributed it he clearly said it was cow urine, he didn’t force anyone to drink it. It has not been proved whether it is harmful or not.
“So how can just police arrest him without any reason. This is completely undemocratic”. State BJP President Dilip Ghosh also publicly supported drinking of cow urine. Mr Ghosh also claimed that he drinks cow urine.