The RSS leader alleged that the Congress government misused agencies and tortured Thakur under the conspiracy of 'bhagwa aatankwad'.
Fadnavis also said that the party doesn't agree with Sadhvi Pragya's remark on the martyr for which she has apologised.
Pragya Singh Thakur speaks of waging a 'Dharmyuddh' against those who maligned Sanatan Dharma by coming out with the term of saffron terror.
Pragya had said that IPS officer Hemant Karkare was killed in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack because of her "curse" as he "tortured" her when he probed the Malegaon blast case as chief.
A slip of tongue by BJP state president Rakesh Singh has caused embarrassment to the party ahead of the Lok Sabha polls in Madhya Pradesh.
Hurt by Sadhvi Pragya’s remarks on mentor, retired Maharashtra police officer to contest LS polls from Bhopal
The main contest in Bhopal seat (a BJP bastion since 1989) is between Congress candidate and ex-Cm Digvijaya Singh and BJP candidate Pragya Singh Thakur.
The Congress's allegations came after Shah Tuesday said Thakur was framed in false cases by those who had coined the term "Hindu terror" and indulged in vote bank politics.
The former DGPs urged all candidates in the Lok Sabha elections to seek out and honour the families of the martyrs who live in their constituencies.
Hooda said that such statements are hurtful for martyrs whether they are from army or police.
Retired DGPs Julio Ribeiro, Prakash Singh, Jacob Punnoose, Sanjeev Dayal, Jayanto Choudhury and N Ramachandran said that the country owes the martyr a huge gratitude.
Sameer Kulkarni accused the Congress and NCP of being anti-Hindu and said the two parties had made them scapegoats in 2008.
The remarks caused a furore, forcing BJP to distance itself from them, and compelled Thakur to issue an apology on Friday evening.
Addressing BJP workers in Bhopal, Pragya Singh had claimed that Karkare died during the attacks as she cursed him for torturing her.
Sadhvi said her curse killed 26/11 hero Hemant Karkare; retracts after opposition furore.
Sadvhi Pragya is under fire for saying that Karkare died in the 26/11 terror attack because she had cursed him for torturing her when he probed the Malegaon blast case as then chief of the state ATS.