Thursday, February 22, 2024

Topic: Bengali Muslim

Splitting up Muslims? Assam Govt’s move to Identify “Indigenous Muslims” raises eyebrows

In a continuum to the ongoing NRC-CAA drive, Assam Government’s panel has recommended to identify the indigenous Muslims and not mix them with the Muslims from Bengali belt region.

“That is just 30 seconds,” Assam CM on viral video of killing Muslim man

When asked about the viral video in which a photographer Bijoy Banya hired by the government authorities and a cop were seen brutally killing Moinul Hoque, Assam CM said, "You cannot demean state govt with one video."

Assam: Riot victim Muslim family’s photo appears on govt website with ‘foreigner’ tag

On Saturday, the All Assam Minority Students’ Union (AAMSU) submitted a memorandum to the Chief Secretary of Assam asking for the removal of a photograph of a Muslim family featured on the website of the Assam government’s Home Political Department, on a page about ‘Foreigners' Tribunals'.