Your organisation has been accused of murdering an Australian missionary and his two sons.
We could have formed suicide squads during the Ayodhya movement when scores of Hindus were killed by Mulayam Singh Yadav. Did we try to kill Mulayam? No. Yeh to ek chhota padri hi tha jise maarna mushkil nahin tha. Ham ise kyon maarne jaate? (Staines was a small-time priest. Why would we kill him?)
What's the reason for this violence?
It is a very natural reaction of society (to the activities of Christian missionaries). But we have said that it was an inhuman act. I've written to the widow (of Staines) expressing my sympathy. We don't believe in the politics of murder. If we had started killing our enemies, nobody knows how many people would have been killed so far.
But such incidents project the Bajrang Dal in a poor light.
Those who want to destroy the Hindus must fear us. We want them to fear us. After all, criminal elements do fear the police. Our motto is: We won't provoke anyone but if we are provoked we will not spare them. But one...