FIR against VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi for ‘Muslim-free India’ comment


An FIR has been registered against controversial VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi for inciting communal passions, police said on Tuesday.
The FIR was registered against Sadhvi Prachi based on a complaint lodged by Sandeep Kumar of Bahujan Mukti Morcha who alleged that her statement in which she had pitched for a “Muslim free country” in Uttrakhand recently, hurt communal feelings, they said.
The FIR has been registered under IPC 153 A (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion), IPC 153 B (imputations, assertions prejudicial to national-integration), SHO, Unnao, Sanjay Pandey said.
Known for courting controversies, Sadhvi Prachi had claimed the mission of a Congress-free country has already been “accomplished” and it is now time to make India free of Muslims.
“Now that we have achieved the mission of making a Congress-free India, it is time to make India Muslim-free. We are working on that,” she said in Roorkee, where at least 32 people were injured in a clash between two communities over forcible evacuation of a scrap dealer’s shop on June 7.

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