AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has slammed RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat over makes an attempt to distance the Hindutva ideology from these responsible of the “mob lynching” of Muslims and different minorities; such individuals are “towards Hindutva”, Bhagwat mentioned at a Muslim Rashtriya Manch occasion yesterday.
A livid Mr Owaisi hit again Monday with caustic tweets attacking “criminals who do not know the distinction between cows and buffalos…however know sufficient to kill folks based mostly on names from a selected neighborhood”. He accused a “Hindutva authorities” of emboldening these “criminals”.
“RSS’s Bhagwat mentioned those that dedicated lynching are ‘anti-Hindutva’… these criminals do not know the distinction between cow and buffalo however know sufficient to kill folks with names like Junaid, Akhlaq, Pehlu, Rakbar, Alimuddin,” Asaduddin Owaisi tweeted.
“These criminals have the assist of a Hindutva authorities,” he mentioned.
Mr Owaisi referred to plenty of violent assaults on Muslims by ‘gau rakshaks‘, or cow vigilantes, over the previous few years, relationship again to the brutal killing of Mohammad Akhlaq in 2015, the assault on Pehlu Khan in 2017, and the horrific loss of life of Alimuddin in 2018.
“Alimuddin’s killers are garlanded by the hands of a Union Minister… the tricolor is laid over the physique of Akhlaq’s killer… a mahapanchayat is convened in assist of the killers of Asif…” he mentioned, underlining what he mentioned, in accordance with information company ANI, was “public assist (for many who participated in hate crimes towards Muslims) by folks related to the ruling get together”.
“Cowardice, violence and homicide are an integral a part of Godse’s Hindutva considering. The lynching of Muslims can also be the results of this considering,” he tweeted.
Mr Owaisi’s remarks got here a day after Mohan Bhagwat mentioned the regulation ought to punish these responsible of “mob lynching”, though he instantly added “at occasions, false instances have been registered”.
“The cow is a holy animal… however those that are indulging in lynching are going towards Hindutva. Legislation ought to take its personal course towards them with none partiality,” Bhagwat mentioned.
He additionally claimed “Hindu-Muslim unity is deceptive as they don’t seem to be completely different, however one. DNA of all Indians are similar, irrespective of faith”, and that Muslims shouldn’t get “trapped in a cycle of worry”.
Asaduddin Owaisi’s AIMIM will subject 100 candidates within the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Meeting election.
With enter from ANI, PTI