Sunday, June 16, 2024

Topic: Muslim fishermen

Gujarat: More than 500 Muslim voters removed from voter list, “deliberately sidelined,” they say

At least 575 Muslim fishermen in Gujarat’s Devbhoomi Dwarka district will not be able to vote as their names were deleted from the voter list following the demolition of ports in Gandhvi and Navadra villages of the district.

“Survival difficult for us”: Muslim fishermen in appealing for mass euthanasia

“I think this is because of our Muslim identity,” laments Allahrakha Ismail Thimar, a 45-year-old local fisherman. For more than a hundred years, a...

“Political persecution;” Gujarat’s Muslim fishermen move court seeking death

A leader from the local Muslim fishing community in Gujarat's Porbandar has approached the Gujarat High Court seeking permission to undergo euthanasia for himself and 600 members of his people, saying they have been facing "political persecution."