A video has surfaced on social media showing a saffron-clad Hindu spectator shouting “Joy Shri Ram” from Uttar Pradesh and calling for the abduction and rape of Muslim women in public in a sea of people cheering and applauding for comments. Sitapur. Police have launched an investigation based on the viral footage.
“If any Muslim man goes after Hindu women, I will openly kidnap and rape Muslim women,” Mahanta said.
Sitapur is about 100 kilometers from the state capital Lucknow.
The video was shared by a journalist on Twitter and tagged the official handle of the Uttar Pradesh police. In the 41-second clip, a man wearing a police uniform is also seen in the background.
In the presence of police, a monk in front of a mosque warned that he would hack to death Muslim women.On Open them. According to local sources, Sitapur Khairabad Sheshe Wali Mosque. It happened on April 2, 2022, at 2 p.m. পুর Sitapur Police @ Police pic.twitter.com/wkBNLnqUW0
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Further, he went on to allege that a conspiracy had been hatched to assassinate him and that he had an allocation of Rs 28 lakh on his head.
The journalist said the video was shot on April 2, but “five days later, the police did not take any action.”
Sitapur police responded to his tweet and said an investigation had been launched and a senior officer was investigating the matter.
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