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26 years of Babri demolition: Mamata asks Indian to pledge secularism

She compared the country with the human body and said that December 6 is observed in West Bengal as 'Sanhati Dibas'

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during the annual Martyr's Day rally, in Kolkata on Saturday 	photo: SUBRATA MAJUMDER
File photo of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Chief Minister Thursday said that is incomplete without all communities, religions, castes, creed and gender and asked the people the uphold the secular fabric of the country.

She compared the country with the human body and said that December 6 is observed in as "Sanhati Dibas" to mark the demolition of in Ayodhya.

"Today is 6th December. We observe this day as Sanhati Dibas in #Bangla," Banerjee tweeted.

"Just like a human body is incomplete without all organs, is incomplete without all communities, religions, castes, creed and gender. Let us pledge to uphold the secular fabric of India," she added.

On this day in 1992, the 16th-century in Ayodhya, in was demolished by a large number of 'kar sevaks'.

First Published: Thu, December 06 2018. 10:50 IST
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