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Prominent Muslim politician and former union cabinet minister’s house attacked by Hindutva extremists

Former union cabinet minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khursheed faced a burnt of Hindutva extremist forces for his comment on RSS. His house in Nainital was attacked and the extremists burned some parts of it. They raised objectionable slogan in front of his house. They raised slogan such as “Mullo ka na Qazi ka, Ye desh hai Vir Shivaji ka” (This country belongs to brave Shivaji, neither to Muslims nor to Qazi).

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Incidence on
Nov. 15, 2021, 4:08 p.m.

Nature of Violence
  • Act of Violence
Prime Facie Factors
  • Targeted Attacks

Name of the Victim
Former Union Minister Salman Khursheed
Name of the Perpetrator
Hindutva extremists

Action taken so far
Case registered.


Uttarakhand,    India

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