New Delhi [India]: Numerous parts of the country witnessed substantial protests against inflammatory comments on Prophet Muhammad made by suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma as well as removed party leader Naveen Kumar Jindal. A massive objection happened at Delhi’s Jama Mosque after Friday petitions when individuals began protesting against the inflammatory statements.
Delhi police on Friday stated that they have recognized some scoundrels behind the Jama Mosque demonstration. The police included that legal action would certainly be taken versus those behind the demonstration.
Numerous occurrences of physical violence including sloganeering as well as stone-pelting were reported throughout protests in various parts of Uttar Pradesh.
A clash erupted in Prayagaraj between police and protesters. Rocks were additionally hurled during clashes in the Atala area of Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagaraj.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has actually directed to take rigorous action against goons after incidents of stone-pelting burst out in numerous parts of the state.
Meanwhile, in Jharkhand’s capital Ranchi, the demonstration over the debatable comments by suspended BJP leader Sharma transformed violent. Vehicles were torched and also vandalised and incidents of stone-pelting were also reported from numerous places. Injuries were reported in the resources city.
Ranchi District Management has actually imposed a curfew in violence-hit areas of the city.
Similar protests were held in West Bengal. A massive group gathered at Howrah to protest against Sharma and BJP leader Naveen Kumar Jindal over their controversial remarks.
Various parts of Punjab additionally observed demonstrations over the inflammatory statements. In Maharashtra, females held a protest march against the questionable statement by Sharma in Navi Mumbai. A multitude of individuals were likewise seen holding a protest march in Solapur.
Muslims also organized a protest against Nupur Sharma after Friday prayers at Aziziya Mosque at Mehdipatnam joint in Hyderabad. BJP has suspended and removed the leaders who have made hate speech.