Thiruvananthapuram, May 17 (PTI) Kerala NDA vice-chairman Rajeev Chandrasekhar today alleged that the LDF government headed by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan was trying to intimidate him. Also Read - 'Second COVID Wave More Severe': Maharashtra CM Warns of Lockdown If Current Situation Persists | Key Points

“An attempt is on to get me arrested,” he said in a statement here. Also Read - Mamata Banerjee Slams Modi Government's Budget 2021, Calls It Anti-Farmer, Anti-People and Anti-Country

Hitting out at the chief minister, he said, “Try your best to intimidate me. Many others before you have tried to do as well. But I am not and will not be cowed down.” Chandrasekhar’s statement comes on the back of a police complaint filed by a DFYI leader in Kannur seeking action against him for allegedly spreading false reports through social media related to the killing of RSS worker Biju at Payyannur in Kannur on May 12. Also Read - Nitish Kumar Lands In Fresh Political Trouble After IndiGo Executive's Murder in Patna

The complainant wanted cases registered under Section 153 (A) of IPC (promoting enmity between two groups).

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