Hindu Vahini workers attack Muslims on Eid

Workers of Hindu Vahini outfit attacked Muslims on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha 31 July 2020 in Bhongir, Telangana. Some anti-social elements lodged a complaint with the Police that people belonging to minority community have gathered to slaughter a big animal and calf. On receipt of the complaint Bhongir Police reached the spot and seized the animals. Meanwhile, anti-social elements belonging to Hindu Vahini attacked Muslims. They pelted stones and attacked with sticks, resulting in tension in the area. Amid chaos, the animals escaped as the Police tried to shift the seized animals to the Police Station. As the tension prevailed, Police registered three different cases including two against Muslims and an FIR against the anti-social elements.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Village
Number of victims 0 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Village Was cross FIR filed Yes
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Details of the FIR

Police registered three different cases including two against Muslims and an FIR against the anti-social elements.

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Main Information
Date of incident: July 31, 2020
Nature of Violence
  • Attack on religious festivals/worship
  • Physical assault
  • Verbal Abuse
  • Causal factors
  • Celebration of Festivals
  • Name of the victim : Undisclosed
    Name of Perpetrator Undisclosed
    State Telangana
    District/City Hyderabad
    Party In Power / Incidents TRS - Telangana Rashtra Samithi
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