K’taka CM Warns of Strict Action against Hatemongers
Bengaluru: Following within the footsteps of his opposite numbers in different southern states, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa mentioned on Monday motion could be taken towards the ones blaming all the Muslim group for remoted incidents.
“Nobody will have to discuss a phrase towards Muslims. This is a caution. If any individual blames all the Muslim group for some remoted incident, I’ll take motion towards them additionally and not using a moment idea. Will now not give a possibility for that,” Yediyurappa instructed TV9, a Kannada channel in an unique interview. A 37-second lengthy clip from the interview is now doing rounds on social media.
ರಂಗನಾಥ್ ಭಾರದ್ವಾಜ್ ಉದ್ದೇಶಿಸಿದ ಉತ್ತರ ಬರಲ್ಲಿಲ್ಲ ಪಾಪ ನಮ್ಮ ಯಡಿಯೂರಪ್ಪರಿಂದ .
ರಂಗನಾಥ್ ರೋದನೆ ಅರ್ಥ ಆಗ್ತದೆ 😑.
— Lathief KB. ಅಬ್ದುಲ್ ಲತೀಫ್ ಕೆ.ಬಿ. (@KbLathief) April 6, 2020
The remark got here 3 days after Yediyurappa met Muslim leaders and MLAs and asked them to carry prayers inside their properties and disclose main points of those that had attended the Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi in mid-March.
“They (Muslim leaders) agreed they would possibly not dangle namaaz in masjids and mentioned they are going to pray of their properties. They are cooperating,” the manager minister mentioned.
Quite a lot of attendees of the Tabhigi Jamaat match have examined certain for coronavirus around the nation and has resulted in numerous hate mongering (each on-line and offline) towards the group.
Soon after, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his Tamil Nadu counterpart Edappadi Palanisami issued warnings towards communalising the COVID-19 circumstances.
The Tamil Nadu executive on Monday started regarding the circumstances related to the Delhi match as those related to a “unmarried supply match”.
Meanwhile, a video of 2 Muslim males, purportedly outsiders, who got here for fishing in a close-by river, being threatened in Bagalkote district of Karnataka surfaced on Monday.
Four males, together with the duo, can also be observed surrounded by means of locals in Bidari village of the district, a few of them armed with sticks. The locals are heard pronouncing, “You (Muslims) are accountable for the circumstances in India. 90% of the ones have shrunk the virus are you all (Muslims)”.
The males are being threatened towards getting into the village, violating lockdown whilst 4 of them are observed folding fingers and pleading for mercy.
“If you notice strangers to your locality, tell the closest police station. Police will take motion. If you are taking legislation into your fingers, we will be able to take motion towards you with none sympathy,” mentioned Bagalkote Superintendent of Police Lokesh Jagalasar.
He additionally warned folks towards circulating video and audio messages on social media that can result in communal disharmony.