Monday, June 17, 2024

Topic: Haldwani

In Haldwani UAPA case, jailed Muslim businessman claims framing, denies presence at scene

Abdul Malik (64), a resident of Haldwani, Uttarakhand, who was arrested on 24 February by the Uttarakhand Police under the draconian UAPA in connection with the Haldwani protest, in which half a dozen Muslims were killed in police firing, alleged that he is falsely implicated in the case as he was not even present during the incident.

Days after Haldwani police killings, police began attaching houses of Muslims named in FIR

Days after the police killings that shook Uttarakhand’s Haldwani on 8 February over protests against the demolition of a Madrasa and mosque in the Banbhoolpura area, the police have begun confiscating the houses of Muslims named in the FIR.

Haldwani: Muslims fear death toll may be higher than 20, says fact-finding report

Haldwani Municipal Corporation's demolition of Maryam Masjid and Abdul Razzaq Zakariya Madrasa, coupled with police brutality, resulted in several deaths and numerous injuries; a fact-finding report suggests that local Muslims fear the death toll may exceed 20, while officials claim it's 6, with the report asserting at least 7 deaths.

Thousands attend ‘Resist Hindutva’ rally by Jamaat-e-Islami in Kerala; Gyanvapi Imam among guests

Thousands joined a mass rally and fraternal conference organized by Jama’at-e-Islami Hind Kerala State Committee in Kozhikode on Wednesday under the title "Resist Hindutva."

“I saw police shooting directly at Papa,” says son of Muslim man who succumbed to injuries in Haldwani

The death toll in the recent violence that occurred in Uttarakhand's Haldwani has now reached six after a Muslim man succumbed to bullet injuries...

Haldwani violence: Tensions persist as local Muslims say police acting vindictively

Haldwani town in Uttarakhand’s Dehradun district remained under tight police and paramilitary deployment with curfew and internet suspension in place for the fourth consecutive...