Ram Navami violence Gaya and Kaimur in Bihar

Minor incidents of violence also took place in Gaya and Kaimur because of the objectionable slogans during Rama Navami processions. Some bike borne youths raised provocative slogans in front of a mosque at Mughalpura under Chainpur police station on March 25 when they were going to attend a Ram Navami procession. This led to clashes between the two communities. “Two persons suffered minor injuries but the situation was immidiately brought under control with heavy deployment of security forces,” said Patna zonal IG, Nayyar Hasnain Khan. In Gaya, miscreants pelted stones on a Ram Navami procession under Kothi police station area while it was retreating on March 25. Stone pelting took place between two communities after which a huge number of police personnel were deployed.

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Source of information Fact Finding Report Place of incident Other :Town
Number of victims 2 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Other Was cross FIR filed 0
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Details of the FIR

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Need confirmation :Forced deployed Current status Not known
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Date of incident: March 25, 2018
Nature of Violence
  • Communal tension/Violence/Riot
  • Causal factors
  • Instigate Communal Riots / Clash
  • Name of the victim : Not available
    Name of Perpetrator BJP and RSS
    State Bihar
    District/City Gaya
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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