Digvijaya Singh accuses Telangana Police of creating ‘bogus’ ISIS site to mislead youth


Digvijay Singh, Congress General Secretary

Telangana state has sharply reacted to the All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary and party in-charge for Telangana State, Digvijaya Singh’s comments. In a series of tweets on May 1, Digvijaya has raised questions about the credibility of the state police by accusing them of creating fake ISIS site. He also charged them of radicalising Muslim youths and encouraging them to join the Islamic State.

The 70-year-old politician’s tweets have sparked a row as both Telangana police and IT minister K T Rama Rao in Telangana has reacted sharply to the allegations.

“Telangana police has set up a bogus ISIS site which is radicalising Muslim youth and encouraging them to become ISIS Modules” he tweeted.

“it was on their information that MP police arrested accused responsible for the bomb blast in train in Shajapur District of MP,” he added



 Anurag Sharma, Telangana State police chief also criticised the former CM.