The Kerala Police booked nine activists of the Popular Front of India (PFI) in Thiruvananthapuram and Idukki districts, who allegedly shouted slogans in support of the banned Muslim outfit, under provisions of the draconian UAPA.
Calling the Union government ban on Popular Front of India ”unconstitutional”, the People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL), leading human rights body in India, demanded that the ban should be revoked.
After the Union Government banned the Muslim outfit Popular Front of India (PFI) and its associates, under the draconian Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav Wednesday demanded a ban on Hindu militant group Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.
The Union government ban on Popular Front of India cannot be supported, said AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi MP.
Janata Dal (Secular) leader and former Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy Tuesday asked the government to reveal the reasons for the raids on Popular Front of India (PFI) leaders.
The raids on Popular Front of India is a conscious attempt by Narendra Modi government to spread Islamophobia among the public and demonise Muslims as a community, said Communist Party of India (Marxist–Leninist) Liberation.