Bajrang Dal Supporters Storm Mosque-Madrassa in Haridwar
A video has surfaced on social media showing a crowd of Hindutva supporters, allegedly members of Bajrang Dal, storming a mosque-madrassa and disrupting congregational prayers by shouting religious and hateful slogans. The incident is said to have taken place in the Roshnabad area of Haridwar district in Uttarakhand on Friday.
The police confirmed the incident. “Basically, It took place at a Madrasa on Friday when people were offering Namaz,” said Manish Negi, Sub-inspector at Sidcul police station. “Muslims in large numbers, including non-locals, would gather there in large numbers for Friday Namaz and some people protested against it.”…
The video shows the Hindutva supporters barging into the compound of the madrassa-mosque, shouting slogans like ‘Jai Shri Ram’, ‘Har Har Maha Dev’ and ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’ in the presence of police officials….