Foreigner assaulted for not replying to 'Ram Ram'

Post 2019 election result has witnessed an increase of assault incidents on people when they don't say 'Jai shri Ram'. In an another incident, a Latvian was attacked with knife on throat by a Hindu for not replying to 'Ram Ram' in Mathura. Victim was on tour in India and used to chant hymns on Radhakund Mathura. Reported incident took place on the Kund where a man named 'Rishi' approched the victim and asked to reply 'Ram Ram' to which he kept quiet. The victim slapped the assaulter when he asked him again to reply to 'Ram Ram'. In return he was attacked by knife on his threat. Such kind of incidents are serious threat to India's long cherished legacy of 'Secularism'. India's image at a global level is at stake due to such incidents. These have to be controlled urgently and effectively.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Place of worship
Number of victims 1 Identity of victim Unknown
Location of incident Place of worship Was cross FIR filed Not Applicable
perpetrator Organizational Unknown Details of the FIR

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Charges filed against the vicitm :Role of the police is satisfactory. They have started investigation against him. Current status Under investigation
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Main Information
Date of incident: May 28, 2019
Nature of Violence
  • Physical assault
  • Causal factors
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  • No. of People Injured 1
    Name of the victim : Gemitriz
    Name of Perpetrator Rishi
    State Uttar Pradesh
    District/City Mathura
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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