BJP worker forcefully removed green flag in B'lore

BJP workers in Bengaluru targeted a lone Muslim woman at her home in Bommanahalli and forcefully removed a green flag from her apartment. Reportedly, the men were campaigning for Tejasvi Surya, the party’s Bengaluru South candidate. According to the video of the incident that has now gone viral on the internet, a group of BJP men is seen confronting the woman on her balcony and asking her to chant ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’. The men are seen removing the flag from the balcony of the woman’s residence and deriding her for hoisting the flag, which they refer as ‘Pakistani’.

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

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Need confirmation Current status FIR not filed
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Main Information
Date of incident: April 16, 2019
Nature of Violence
  • Demolition/Attack on property
  • Extra Legal Acquisition/appropriation of land
  • Harassment
  • Causal factors
  • Cow Related Violence
  • Name of the victim : Undisclosed
    Name of Perpetrator alleged BJP Workers
    State Karnataka
    District/City Bangalore City
    Party In Power / Incidents JDS - Janata Dal (Secular)
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