Topic: Himachal Pradesh

Muslim leaders in HP’s Nahan say over a dozen businessmen fled town after Hindutva attack, vow to resist Islamophobia

“It's a matter of great shame, but these local leaders have no one to stop them. Outsiders came and looted goods from 4-5 shops,” the Muslim leaders stated. “Out of fear, at least 16 people have left their work and moved away. And only one person was at fault.”

Six former Congress MLAs join BJP in Himachal Pradesh

Amidst the ongoing political unrest in the state, six former MLAs of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly—who were disqualified as Congress members for refusing to obey a party whip—joined the BJP on Saturday.

Himachal Pradesh: Speaker disqualifies six Congress MLAs who cross-voted in Rajya Sabha polls

The six MLAs of the ruling Congress in Himachal Pradesh who cross-voted in the Rajya Sabha polls held in the state on Tuesday were disqualified by the Assembly Speaker on Thursday.

BJP wins lone Rajya Sabha seat in Himachal Pradesh as nine Congress MLAs cross-voted in favour of BJP

In a huge setback to the Congress, the BJP has managed to pull off a victory for its candidate in the lone Rajya Sabha seat in Himachal Pradesh despite having only 25 MLAs in the 68-member Assembly.

“While Union govt announced half-day holiday, we are declaring full-day holiday on 22 Jan,” says Himachal CM

The Congress Government in Himachal Pradesh has declared a public holiday in all schools, colleges, and universities on January 22. The Ram temple consecration is scheduled to be held on the same day in Ayodhya.

HP: Muslim vendor targeted following call for boycott of Muslim businesses

A Muslim street vendor was assaulted, beaten up, and abused by a Hindutva mob in Jassur town of Himachal Pradesh’s Nurpur district on 17 August, Thursday.