The National Conference (NC) released a statement claiming that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has sent a legal notice of defamation to their spokesperson Junaid Azim Mattu.
The legal notice cited that Mattu escalated hatred against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and made false stories against Yogi Adityanath by blaming him that he asked Hindus to rape dead Muslim women.
The legal notice alleges that NC leader tried to cause intentional hatred towards the BJP and the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. It also claimed that these hatred were seditious in nature.
The notice also demands an unconditional apology from Junaid Azim Mattu within two weeks or else legal action would be initiated.
Mr. Mattu claimed that he would not be deterred by such cowardly acts. He also described BJP as an anti-Muslim” party and said that he will respond to the legal notice after consulting with is lawyers.