Ramachandra Guha receives threat mails for criticising PM Narendra Modi and BJP

By: | Updated: March 28, 2017 9:13 PM

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Writer-historian Ramachandra Guha on Tuesday said he has been getting “identical” threat mails warning him not to criticise Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP. Guha, 58, alleged that the mails also warned him against criticising BJP President Amit Shah. “Many people/ids sending identical e-mails warning me to “get ready to be punishment (sic) by Divine Mahakal” for being critical of the BJP,” the tweet read. “I am also warned not to criticise Narendra Modi and Amit Shah who ‘are blessed & divine chosen one by Divine Mahakal to change the world’,” he tweeted.

Guha is a noted author and historian known for his popular books and articles. Guha’s noted works include India After Gandhi,  The VHP Needs To Hear The Condemnation Of The Hindu Middle Ground, Gujarat: The making of a tragedy, etc. Guha, who has delivered lectures in University of California, Berkeley, Yale University, Stanford University and at Oslo University, and later at the Indian Institute of Science, is a recipient of Padma Bhushan and Sahitya Akademi Award.

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