Cake controversy continues

31ITANAGAR, Aug 30: With the BJP-ruled state government as well as the party leaders remaining mum on the alleged cake cutting controversy involving Union Minister Kiren Rijiju, Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein and Minister Dr Mohesh Chai, the Arunachal Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee (APMCC) on Wednesday demanded immediate dropping of the minister trio from their respective posts for allegedly showing disrespect to the Tri-Color and Indian map.
The cake cutting episode, wherein Rijiju, Mein and Chai had allegedly cut a cake inscribed with the national flag and Indian map, was brought into media limelight by the Arunachal Pradesh Youth Congress on August 25 and has drawn sharp criticism from the Congress quarters.
However, there has neither been any response nor clarification from the BJP quarters on the allegation till date.