Hindu group meets Gurgaon deputy commissioner over namaz in public, then subject ultimatum


5 members of the Sanyukt Hindu Sangharsh Samiti — an affiliation of a number of teams — met the Gurgaon deputy commissioner on Tuesday morning and submitted a memorandum, requesting the administration to place a cease to providing of Friday namaz within the open at public locations.

After the assembly with the DC, the representatives of the group issued an ‘ultimatum’ declaring that they might not permit Friday namaz to proceed in any public house.

“We’re giving a well mannered warning. We gained’t submit extra memorandums. It’ll then be the accountability of the administration to take care of peace, not ours. We’re prepared for lathis, we’re able to go to jail… we gained’t run if we’re shot at, however this is not going to be tolerated,” mentioned Mahavir Bhardwaj, state president of Sanyukt Hindu Sangharsh Samiti, Haryana.

Gurgaon DC Yash Garg mentioned, “A memorandum from the group has been obtained. We’re conscious of the matter and are working to resolve it. All of the obligation magistrates and officers are on alert and we will be certain that communal concord is maintained.”

For a number of weeks now, residents and a few individuals related to the Bajrang Dal, Vishwa Hindu Parishad and smaller outfits have gathered to boost slogans throughout namaz at totally different areas within the metropolis. Final Friday, a gaggle had disrupted namaz at Sector 12 chowk the place heavy police drive had been deployed.

Talking to the media on Tuesday, Bhardwaj mentioned, “This can’t be allowed to go on. Individuals who come to wish create nuisance on roads and hinder motion, and peace is disturbed. Prayers might be supplied in mosques, Waqf board land or in properties.”

The group added that the DC had assured them {that a} answer can be discovered quickly.

On October 16, after chairing a gathering of the grievance redressal committee in Gurgaon, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar had mentioned, “Everybody has a proper to wish. Nobody ought to damage the feelings of others, nor ought to anybody disrupt the prayers. Prayers needs to be supplied on the designated websites as recommended by the administration. On the identical time, it mustn’t result in any hindrance associated to any process or site visitors. The administration is dealing with the scenario and I’ve requested them to resolve the problem amicably with settlement of all events.”


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