Shahi Imam of Delhi’s Jama Masjid appeals to anti-CAA rioters to ‘protest in control’, Islamic fundamentalists call him a ‘fool’
The Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid in New Delhi tried to clear air on the CAA and NRC and appealed to anti-CAA rioters to maintain peace.
Shahi Imam of Fatehpuri Masjid calls temple desecration ‘chhota sa waqia’, invokes his community’s ‘tolerance’ during L K Advani’s Rath Yatra
The Imam says that the facts regarding the incident, whether the temple was attacked, who attacked it and how much damage was caused will be clear only after a detailed inquiry.
Many Congress leaders as well as Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam had called the encounter fake.
The incident happened in Tripura, and local CPM leadership is also involved in this matter.
Mamata government is also searching for possible legal recourse in order to overturn the notification.
Siddiqullah Chowdhury is the education minister of West Bengal and has made controversial statements in past
The Shahi Imam further said that his post as Imam was far more important than any minister's post.
Not a case of intolerance?