12 injured in Muslim riots in Bijapur
Posted by The Mindset on May 27, 2014
Muslims – the followers of The Religion of Peace – started riots when they could not digest the victory of Narendra Modi. Muslims are used to vote for communal parties like Congress who appease them. A nationalist party like BJP is hated by Muslims.
12 injured in Bijapur riots, Karnataka, following BJP’s procession on Modi’s swearing in
Banglore :KNN 27th May’14 12:07 a.m updated
Tension prevailed in an area in Bijapur on Monday after groups belonging different communities clashed during victory rally organised by BJP, police said.Eight people injured and many shops roadside vendors were destroyed in the clash.Security has been tightened in the city following the clash with the district administration implementing ban orders for three days from Monday evening under section 144, police said.
Violence started when BJP workers in the procession, which was led by ex-union minister Basavannagouda Patil Yatnal, tried to smear gulal (colour) on people of different community at a vegetable market.Then the dispute arose and it lasted for more than an hour causing damage and loss to properties worth of lacs.
District-in-charge minister M B Patil urged people to maintain peace and not listen to any rumors.
He also said he has instructed police to take action against people responsible for communal clash.