Maulana attacked over refusal to chant

A Maulana was hit by a car after refusing to chant 'Jai Shri Ram'. The car had 3 people in it and they had earlier spoken to the Maulana asking for his well-being. The Maulana replied after which they asked him to chant the slogan to which he replied that he wouldn't but they were free to do so. After this conversation he started walking towards the mosque he teaches in but before he could reach, the people in the car hit him in the back due to which he was flung in the air and lost consciousness after falling. A passerby called the Police and brought him to the hospital.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Other :Near place of worship
Number of victims 1 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Other Was cross FIR filed 0
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Details of the FIR

FIR has been filed under Section 337 (causing hurt by endangering life or personal safety) and Section 279 (rash driving) of the Indian Penal Code.

Investigating agency State Police Victim's lawyer
Role of police Need confirmation :Investigating the complaint filed and analyzing the CCTV footage. Current status
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Main Information
Date of incident: June 22, 2019
Nature of Violence
  • Communal tension/Violence/Riot
  • Harassment
  • Physical assault
  • Threat
  • Verbal Abuse
  • Causal factors
  • Religious identity
  • No. of People Injured 1
    Name of the victim : Maulana Momin
    Name of Perpetrator Undisclosed
    State Delhi
    District/City North West Delhi
    Party In Power / Incidents AAP - Aam Aadmi Party
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