Muslim man assaulted in Hisar

Around 150-200 bajrang dal members were protesting in front of the mosque against the Amarnath Terror attack saying "Jai Sri Ram" when the victim was performing his namaz inside the mosque. Haroon, the victim came out of the mosque after namaz and was asked to chant "Bharat mata ki jai" and "Vande Mataram" and on refusing Anil slapped him. The perpetrators also threatened that no muslim would live in the area. Police force was appointed in the area and later Anil was arrested through the video which went viral.

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

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Satisfactory :Police force was appointed in the area to prevent mishap. FIR was filed against the unidentified people protesting outside the mosque. Perpetrator Anil was arrested later. Current status
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Main Information
Date of incident: July 11, 2017
Nature of Violence
  • Harassment
  • Physical assault
  • Threat
  • Causal factors
  • Attack against work/ideology/activism of individual or group
  • Name of the victim : Mohammed Haroon
    Name of Perpetrator Anil and others
    State Haryana
    District/City Hisar
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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