Police raided 40 minority houses in Gujarat

On February 17, about 300 individuals belonging to the Muslim community, in a representation to the Amreli district collector, have complained that the policemen, forest staff and electrical staff of the Pashchim Gujarat Vij Nigam raided 40 houses of Semardi village of Dhari taluka belonging to the minorities and looted them. Men, women and children were beaten up indiscriminately and the mod destroyed their personal properties.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Private Residence
Number of victims 300 Identity of victim Muslim/Christian/Dalit
Location of incident Private Residence Was cross FIR filed Yes
perpetrator Organizational Police / Investigating agency Details of the FIR

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Police is a part of the perpetrator Current status
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Main Information
Date of incident: February 17, 2019
Nature of Violence
  • Demolition/Attack on property
  • Harassment
  • Physical assault
  • Causal factors
  • Religious identity
  • Name of the victim : Unknown
    Name of Perpetrator
    State Gujarat
    District/City Amareli
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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