The police were responding to a report published by a local daily, Newsday, which alleges that Zanu (PF) has unleashed political violence across the country, the Zimbabwe Republic Police claims their records shows clearly that MDC-T is the major perpetrator of political violence which were recovered in most provinces ahead of the party’s congress held last month.
Police Spokesperson Superintendent Andrew Phiri warned MDC-T against trying to destabilise the country through acts of political violence and said the culprits will be dealt with accordingly.
Responding to the recent alleged kidnapping of four of MDC-T supporters in Mbare, Superintendent Phiri said the party should follow procedures of reporting cases and the matters should be left in the hands of capable authorities.
According to the report MDC-T tops the list in national political violence records as demonstrated by intra-party clashes during the provincial elections and the congress.
The report indicates that from January to April this year, MDC- T party has been involved in more than 20 incidences of violence though it has blamed Zanu PF.