Indian police arrest four including Imam Masjid for raising pro-Pakistan slogans
The Kannauj police have sprung into action as a video showing a group of people shouting pro-Pakistan slogans went viral.
According to police, the video was of May 15 at the Jalalabad crossing. The arrested have been identified as Muhammad Afzal, an imam of a local mosque who hails from Kanpur Dehat, Salman, Shahid, and Meraj alias Chottu.
Police launched a hunt for the arrest of another 11 after detaining four accused under IPC section 153-B – imputations, assertions prejudicial to national integration – and 505-2 – statements creating or promoting enmity between classes.
Last week, a newly-elected village pradhan was arrested for raising pro-Pakistan slogans during their victory procession in the Sitapur area of the largest biggest’ democracy in the world.