MUMBAI: In a veiled assault on the BJP, the Shiv Sena on Thursday mentioned these who launch “cyber attacks” on political opponents in Maharashtra shouldn’t find it troublesome to fight China which is locked in a border stand- off with India. The comment within the Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana‘ got here a day after the celebration’s ally Congress alleged that “thousands” of Twitter accounts had been opened after actor Sushant Singh Rajput‘s loss of life in June “simply to run a marketing campaign in opposition to the Mumbai Police and the state authorities”.

The Congress known as it a “BJP-driven social media terrorism”. The BJP dismissed the Congress allegations as “wild and baseless”.

The Sena, a former BJP ally, and the Congress are constituents of the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) authorities.

An editorial within the Sena mouthpiece claimed mentioned after Rajput’s loss of life on June 14, “80,000 fake social media accounts” had been opened and operated from the US, Nepal, Turkey, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia and Sri Lanka.

“A government whichcan launch such cyber attackson political opponents in Maharashtra, defeating China should not be difficult for it,” the Marathi day by day mentioned, taking potshots on the BJP with out naming it.

“The cyber attacks were defeated. But, we have to sink our political differences for national security and sovereignty to win in Ladakh and the Kashmir Valley,” it mentioned.

On Congress chief Rahul Gandhi’s comment that had the UPA been in energy, “we would have evicted and thrown out China and it would not have taken 15 minutes to do so”, the Sena publication mentioned the BJP has not but responded to his problem.

“What strategy does he have? Prime Minister Narendra Modi should speak to Gandhi. After all, it is a question of national security,” it mentioned.

Those who really feel Gandhi’s assertion is garbage, ought to examine on Modi’s related feedback made earlier, it mentioned.

“Everyone welcomed the abrogation of Article 370…however now China has entered Ladakh. We have to fight on each fronts.

“We threaten Pakistan but are not willing to even name China. A weak Pakistan is taking advantage of the India-China border tensions,” the editorial mentioned.

It mentioned the nation has excessive expectations from Modi.

“Just like he has said the tricolour will be unfurled in the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), it is hoped he will also deal with the Chinese incursions in Ladakh,” it added.