Jharsuguda: Several members of Bajrang Dal the youth wing of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, today had close down several flower shops in the town to condemn the Valentine Day celebration in the Town. Members had taken rounds of the city and asked the Flower Shop not to sell red roses and if they found selling then they would take stern action threatened by the activist.
These Moral cops had also visited several hangout places like adjoin areas of Pahadi and Jhadeswar Mandir in hunt of celebrating couples. Bajrang Dal Member Vivek Sharma told that “We would not allow any day which promotes western culture in our country. It’s against our culture.”
As today many marriages were also lined up, the people were finding difficulties many difficulties in getting flowers. Due to this even the Marriage Cars which were to be decorated had been delayed.