Andhra Pradesh: Rajamahendravaram cleric killed

RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Mohammed Farooq, the 61-year-old moazzen of a mosque at Battinanagar under Lalacheruvu Panchayat in Rajamahendravaram was found murdered in the wee hours of Friday, sending shock waves through the town. It is learnt that the victim was involved in a property dispute back home in Bihar.

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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 Hindu
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Was cross FIR filed 0
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Date of incident: December 29, 2017
Nature of Violence
  • Murder/Lynch
  • Causal factors
  • Attack against work/ideology/activism of individual or group
  • Name of the victim : Mohammed Farooq
    Name of Perpetrator Hindu extremists
    State Andhra Pradesh
    District/City East Godavari
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