Minor Road Accident Leads To 'Riots' In Vadodara
A minor road accident has caused a communal storm in Vadodara, owing to the fact that the two parties involved belong to two different communities. Riots have since broken out in the area. While some rioters vandalised vehicles, others pelted stones. A combing operation was conducted by the cops in the area. Nineteen of the rioters have been arrested so far. Reportedly, the situation in Vadodara is under control now.
Tags: communal, Communal Violence, Communal Riots, Riots, Police
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Kangana Ranaut, Her Sister Summoned By Mumbai Police
Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel have been summoned by the Mumbai Police for alleged hate-mongering on social media. Reportedly, Bollywood casting director Munawwar Ali Sayyed has filed an FIR against the duo, saying their tweets spread "communal tension". Both should appear before the Bandra Police on November 23 and 24. They have been booked under sedition charges as well.
Tags: Kangana Ranaut, Communal Riots
Courtesy: The Times of India
'Citizens for Democracy' Submits Report on Bengaluru Riots; Says, 'Pre-Planned'
A fact-finding committee headed by retired district judge Srikanth D Babaladi, submitted its report to Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on September 4. The report suggests that the Bengaluru riots on August 11 were "Pre-Planned" and communally motivated. It is also claimed that people from SDPI and PFI are involved in planning the riots. The committee further stated that the mob "specifically targeted certain prominent Hindus in the area".
Tags: bengaluru, Bangalore Riots, Communal Riots, Chief Minister
Courtesy: Deccan Herald
Banaglore Riots: 3 Killed, 100 Arrested and 60 Police Personnel Injured
Bangalore witnessed violent protests and mob attacks on August 12. A mob of 1000 people gathered outside MLA Akhanda Srinivasa Murthy and his sister's house, on a derogatory facebook post on Prophet Mohammed allegedly shared by his nephew, P Naveen. The mob started pelting stones and set the house on fire.
According to Suvarna News, A massive mob, rushed into Naveen's house, with rods and stones. The family said that they locked all… read-more
Tags: Bangalore Riots, Communal Riots, section 144, Congress