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Saffron Flag Hoisted on Bihar Mosque - DOTO

Saffron Flag Hoisted on Bihar Mosque

The men took out a procession in front of the Dak Bangla Masjid in Mohammadpur village while celebrating Ram Navami. A man was seen climbing a mosque wall and planting a saffron flag on top of its gate in Bihar's Muzaffarpur on the occasion of Ram Navami. He was cheered on by scores of men riding bikes, flashing swords, and hockey sticks. A video of the incident is in wide circulation, showing men thumping the air in jubilation and cheering the man atop the wall as he goes about finding a spot for the flag. Bihar Police on 12 April, arrested three people for allegedly erecting a saffron flag atop a mosque. An FIR has reportedly been lodged in the matter. A video of the man surfaced online on Tuesday, which showed him climbing the mosque wall, as people celebrating the Hindu festival flashed swords and hockey sticks in jubilation.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Village
Location of incident Village Was cross FIR filed No
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Details of the FIR

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Date of incident: April 10, 2022
Nature of Violence
  • Threat
  • Vandalism/Hooliganism
  • Causal factors
  • Celebration of Festivals
  • Name of the victim : No specific person
    Name of Perpetrator Undisclosed
    State Bihar
    District/City East Champaran
    Party In Power / Incidents NDA - NDA Allies
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