Kapil Mishra threatened anti-CAA protestors

On Sunday23 Februrary 2020, former Delhi MLA and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kapil Mishra took out a rally against the anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protest in Jaffrabad, North East Delhi. He also issued a call through Twitter urging people to gather and “prevent another Shaheen Bagh” protest from taking place near the Jaffrabad Metro Station. After three days when United States President Donald Trump leaves, Kapil Mishra said, "do not try to convince us, we would not even listen to you". Donald Trump is arriving in India on Monday on a two-day visit to the country. the BJP's Kapil Mishra had tweeted on Sunday afternoon, asking people to gather at Maujpur at 3 pm "to give an answer to Jaffrabad". As the crowd swelled to more than 200, he could be heard raising slogans of “Bharat Mata Ki Jai” and “Jai Shri Ram”. People responded with slogans of “Desh ke gaddaron ko, goli maaro saalon ko”. Soon after, violence broke out between supporters and critics of the new law. Stone pelting reportedly took place from both sides and some vehicles were also damaged.

Other Informations
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 0
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Details of the FIR

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Unsatisfactory Current status FIR not filed
Charges Filed Other details
judgement Reference other information
Civil society reports

User Pic
Main Information
Date of incident: February 23, 2020
Nature of Violence
  • Hate Speech / Slander
  • Threat
  • Causal factors
  • Instigate Communal Riots / Clash
  • Name of the victim : Muslims
    Name of Perpetrator Kapil Mishra
    State Delhi
    District/City North East Delhi
    Party In Power / Incidents AAP - Aam Aadmi Party
    Media link