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It has been a year since #DelhiPogrom. Here is a thread of important essays and reports that we published.
Deadly violence in India’s capital.. hasn’t ended with the anti-Muslim pogrom that it was. It continues in the politics of being termed a riot, an old tactic of flattening the gigantic power inequality between the country’s Hindus & Muslims @IrfanHindustan thepolisproject.com/violence-after…
@IrfanHindustan The Intricate Design of Mediated Mob Violence by Ram Bhatt
thepolisproject.com/the-intricate-…
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A year since the #Delhipogrom sharing a thread of all the important essays, and reports published by @project_polis
Deadly violence in India’s capital.. hasn’t ended with the anti-Muslim pogrom that it was. It continues in the politics of being termed a riot, an old tactic of flattening the gigantic power inequality between the country’s Hindus & Muslims @IrfanHindustan
bit.ly/2ZIZmfO
The Intricate Design of Mediated Mob Violence by Ram Bhatt
thepolisproject.com/the-intricate-…
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"It was a nest I finally built for my wife and six children after a lifetime of struggle," says Mr Munazir. "It was the only thing I wanted in life, it was my only dream come true."

The dream ended in flames on a bright, sunny Tuesday morning last week.
#HindutvaBurnedDelhi
Munazir's house was looted and torched by a mob of masked and helmeted young men, who swept into the mixed neighbourhood. They were armed with staves, hockey sticks, stones and bottles filled with petrol, and were chanting "Jai Shri Ram".
Millions of dollars worth of property was destroyed. And there's mounting evidence that Muslims were targeted in a planned manner, with numerous well-documented examples showing some police aiding the rioters, or simply looking the other way.
#DelhiPogrom
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Watch this set of videos. This is how #HindutvaBurnedDelhi. The victim's are left blinded and have no one to take care of them.
#DelhiPogrom
#HindutvaBurnedDelhi
#DelhiPogrom
#HindutvaBurnedDelhi
#DelhiPogrom
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North East Delhi state sponsored Pogrom.
Where majority Muslims martyred.
One of my friend was is Delhi (Shiv Vihar). Where he witnessed the ravage done to the Ms homes, shops.
#HindutvaBurnedDelhi #DelhiPogrom
So the Hindutva group's sorrounded the Ms area (Galli), from all sides. And they entered from each side so that no one would escape from there. And they all were carrying rods, sticks, stones and petrol bom.t
They all had the support of Delhi Police. Even if Ms called out for help to the Police, they were disregarded.
My friend went to one hospital to look for someone. When he got there, there were many people injured and critical too.
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List of Hindu temples in Muslim Majority areas which saw large-scale violence during #DelhiPogrom ,
When #HindutvaBurnedDelhi

They were neither looted nor damaged.

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𝟏. 𝐀 𝐭𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐢𝐧 𝐆𝐚𝐥𝐢 𝐍𝐨 𝟓, Bhagirathi Vihar, Phase 2,
Mustafabad area, near 33-Futa Road. Adjacent to the temple lay a hardware shop ‘Chaudhary Hardware’ and a jewelry shop ‘Prem Jeweller’ both belonging to Hindus. None of these, temple/shops, were damaged/looted
𝟐. 𝐀𝐧𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐭𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐢𝐧 𝐆𝐚𝐥𝐢 𝐍𝐨 𝟏𝟒, 𝐑𝐚𝐣𝐞𝐞𝐯 𝐆𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐡𝐢 𝐍𝐚𝐠𝐚𝐫, 𝐍𝐞𝐰 𝐌𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐟𝐚𝐛𝐚𝐝.
This temple too was found intact
#DelhiPogrom
#HindutvaBurnedDelhi
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A thread on the Victims of #DelhiPogrom
#HindutvaBurnedDelhi
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The oldest v¡ctim of Delhi v¡olence, Akberi d¡ed on February 26 after her house in Gamri village was set on fire, her son Mohammad Saeed Salmani told Al Jazeera. Salmani operated a garments workshop on the first two floors of his house.
Ashfaq, who ran an electrical shop in Chand Bagh, was killed in closeby Brijpuri at around 6pm on February 24. He had five bull€t ¡njuries on his body, his family told Al Jazeera. Ashfaq got married only 10 days earlier on February 14.
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Hate speeches and call of vi0lence given my BJP MP's & MLA's against Muslim protesters, before #DelhiPogrom

#HindutvaBurnedDelhi
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𝟏. On 3rd January, Somasekhara Reddy, a BJP MLA said,
"Beware of the majority when you live in this country. This is our country."
"So, I warn you that CAA and NRC are made by Modi and Amit shah. If you will go against these acts, it won't be good."
nationalheraldindia.com/india/karnatak…
𝟐. 𝐁𝐉𝐏 𝐌𝐏 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐯𝐞𝐬𝐡 𝐕𝐞𝐫𝐦𝐚
"I am calling Kejriwal a terr0rst because he is giving guns to the people of Delhi. He is making AAP workers Shøøt by alluring them and giving them money. It is very shameful. They have stooped to the lowest level in politics++
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A long thread on Relig¡ous Places of Musl¡m's being destr0yed by H¡ndutva terr0r¡sts during #DelhiPogrom.
This is how #HindutvaBurnedDelhi :
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𝟏) 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐌𝐚𝐬𝐣𝐢𝐝, 𝐀𝐬𝐡𝐨𝐤 𝐍𝐚𝐠ar
🔸𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭 :
25th Feb: around 2 pm, an aggressive m0b of 10-12 young boys came, but people of that locality drove them away.
They returned at 3 pm with a larger m0b consisting around 100-150 people.
There was a construction going on outside the masjid, so a lot of stones were collected & p€lted by the mob. They piled up A.C's, coolers, mic systems, books etc. in the middle of the mosque & set them ablaz€, by using petrol b0mbs. The damage caused was around Rs.5 lakhs
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(Quick Thread #Islamophobia_In_India)

In Feb, at least 53 people’s were killed in the worst religious violence the Indian capital witness in decade.

Muslims in NE Delhi were attacked by Hindu mobs, who went on rampage for 5-days killing dozens, burning houses, shops & Mosques.
Violence erupt after Leadership of ruling party delivers hate speech against the CAA Protestors.

Among the killed were mostly Muslims.

More than 800 people been arrested for violence, while Police continue to pick & investigate Muslim boys.

#DelhiPogrom #Islamophobia_In_India
1. Ashfaque Hussain (22): Hit by bullets

2. Mohammad Sulaiman (27): Left for work never returned home.

3. Musharraf (35): dragged from home beaten to death

4. Shaban (22): left for home never returned.

5. Mubarak Husain (31): Hit by bullet died ok spot

#Islamophobia_In_India
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Dear all,

The Helping Hands team has decided to focus back on NE Delhi - both for those affected by the riots and also those affected by the Lockdown. Like any organization, we have limited resources and would like to use these in a focused manner.
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We request all other organizations to streamline their work by using this form to log all relief material requests from NE Delhi in order to avoid overlaps and duplication.
forms.gle/LLMu4mxEWfmsgP…
#delhipogrom #DelhiRiots #HelpingHands #COVID19Pandemic #COVIDー19 #Donations
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If you or your organization has provided any relief material yourselves to any families in NE Delhi, please use this form to update us. We will contact you for further details.
forms.gle/wTjxF4MksgX7v4…

#delhipogrom #DelhiRiots #HelpingHands #COVID19Pandemic #coronavirus
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Speaking at @UCLA about #RSS, its importance, its violence & its origins:

"Violence in which RSS is implicated includes assassinations, bombings & even pogroms against Christians, Muslims, & anyone who stands up against its xenophobic agenda."

Full vid:
@UCLA "It’s no surprise that the #RSS is responsible for such shocking violence considering its ideological ties to European fascism.... The correlation between fascism in the West and Hindu nationalism in the East traces all the way back to the paramilitary’s origins in the 1920s."
@UCLA “'Traditional muscle power of the #BJP has always been the #RSS,' said a former US ambassador to India. Its role is much broader than that, tho. Today, the RSS doesn’t just provide boots on the ground to help win elections — it pulls the strings of the party’s elected officials."
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