‘Muslims should go straight home after Friday prayers..’, appeals to Muslim body after Kanpur violence”
Lucknow: After the violence that broke out in Kanpur on June 3, Muslim organizations have given great advice to the Muslim community before the Juma. Before the Friday prayers to be held on June 10, Muslim organizations have instructed the people of the Muslim community to go home directly after the prayers. Appealing to the people, the Muslim body community has said that after the Friday prayers tomorrow, Muslims should go straight to their homes.
On the other hand, BJP’s youth wing general secretary Pawan Gupta has demanded to register an FIR against Shahar Qazi for his statement. General Secretary Pawan said that Shahar Qazi had given a statement regarding the action being taken in Kanpur violence and said that if bulldozers were used, Muslims would be forced to take to the streets. Meanwhile, another Facebook user has been arrested for posting abusive posts against the Prophet.
So far 54 people have been arrested in the Kanpur violence case, while the public’s help is being taken in search of other accused through posters. Violence erupted in Kanpur’s Bekenganj area after Friday prayers on June 3. In protest against the indecent statement of BJP leader Nupur Sharma about Prophet Mohammad, the Muslim mob had come on the road and pelted stones fiercely. The police have taken action against the accused on the basis of CCTV footage.