BJP leader threaten muslims in a rally in Kerala

The BJP took out a pro-CAA rally on 13th of January, 2020, at Kuttiyadi, Kozhikode, Kerala. During the rally, various abusive and provocative slogans were shouted. One of them was also "Don't you remember Gujarat?", referring to the 2002 Post-Godhra Gujarat violence in which a huge number of Muslims were raped, burnt, and killed. Other slogans also included "Come out dogs". The Police booked 100 BJP workers the next day.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Public park :BJP Rally
Number of victims 0 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Public park Was cross FIR filed 0
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Details of the FIR

100 BJP workers were booked under Section 153, IPC (wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot).

Investigating agency State Police Victim's lawyer
Role of police Satisfactory Current status Under investigation
Charges Filed Section 153, IPC (wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot) Other details
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Main Information
Date of incident: January 13, 2020
Nature of Violence
  • Hate Speech / Slander
  • Threat
  • Causal factors
  • Instigate Communal Riots / Clash
  • Name of the victim : Undisclosed
    Name of Perpetrator Kuttiyadi BJP constituent committee Workers
    State Kerala
    District/City Calicut/Kozhikode
    Party In Power / Incidents CPI (M) - Communist Party of India (Marxist)
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