TDN World Desk: killing of any human being is a blot in the face of humanity. On Thursday night, in a brutal, manner three men – two sadhus and their car driver- were lynched by violent mobs. Muslim community has condemned the barbaric incident.
Condemning the heinous killing Syed Azharuddin, General Secretary of Students Islamic Organisation of India (SIO) said,” No one has right to take law and order in their hands. Crime is a crime either it is done by people on power or opposition or public.”
“I condemn attack on Sadhus & every such act of Hate and we should protect every human being on the earth,”he added.
Akheel M.,Vice President of Indian American Muslim Council, said, “I am Indian Muslim and I vociferously condemn dlynchings of Sadhus. No matter who did this, they must be punished severely.”
Besides Muslim leaders, many other Muslims have condemned the heinous crime aginst the Hindu sadhus.
Sahil Naseer Jahagirdar took to twitter,”What happened in Palghar is extremely heinous. These mobsters must be punished by law and justice must be served.”
Maharashtra Uddhav Thackeray assured his government will take strictiest action against the perpetrators.
“We have suspended two policemen and appointed ADG CID Crime Atulchandra Kulkarni to investigate the matter. Over 100 persons have been arrested, including the five men accused,” CM Uddhav Thackeray told media.
“There is nothing communal in this whole incident. I have spoken to (Union Home Minister) Amit Shah this morning,” Thackeray added further.