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WATCH | Karnataka: Congress leader throws petrol inside BBMP office, threatens to set it on fire

According to reports, Narayanaswamy, a close aid of Congress MLA Byrati Basavaraj, took the grave step after a fake document which he submitted was rejected by an official.

Published: 20th February 2018 05:52 PM  |   Last Updated: 20th February 2018 06:20 PM   |  A+A-

Karntaka Congress leader Narayanaswamy (Video screengrab)

By ANI

BENGALURU: A Congress leader on Monday threw petrol inside the premises of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) office and threatened to set it on fire.

According to reports, Narayanaswamy, a close aid of Congress MLA Byrati Basavaraj, took the grave step after a fake document which he submitted was rejected by an official.

The video posted by local channels show Narayanaswamy splashing petrol from a bottle in the BBMP office at Bengaluru’s Horamavu.

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The official had reportedly refused to provide a fake land document as per his demands.

Narayanawamy is also the block president of KR Puram in Bengaluru.

Basavaraj is said to be a close aid of Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

Meanwhile, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee chief tweeted:



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