Representatives of Jamaat-e-Islami, Jamiat Ulama and SIO on their way to Sipajhar
NEW DELHI – A delegation of Student Islamic Organisation, Jamaat-e-Islami Hind and Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind on Sunday met Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sharma in Guwahati and raised the issue of police brutality and evictions of Muslims in Darrang district.
The delegation reiterated the demands to punish the police personnel involved in violence on displaced Muslims and to compensate those killed and injured by them. It also urged the CM to stop evictions and rehabilitate the people dislocated by the administration.
The chief minister assured his help and asked the delegation to visit Sipajhar, where displaced families are sheltered, assess the requirements and tell him what immediate measures he could take. He requested the organisations to start relief work and assured the required support.
On Monday, September 27, the delegation was on its way to Sipajhar to meet the affected families. JIH Vice President S Ameenul Hasan, Jamiat National Secretary Shafi Madni and SIO National President Salman Ahmad are part of the delegation.