Reign of Terror: IAMC’s Ground Report on Police Atrocities in Uttar Pradesh

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Protesters in Muzaffarnagar were dragged and their homes were vandalised during CAA stir, according to rights groups. — PTI

Caravan News

NEW DELHI — Indian American Muslim Council has issued the following fact-finding Video ground report of police brutalities in Uttar Pradesh on the people protesting against Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), NRC and NPR in different cities of the state.

While news media has covered the death toll and the arrests, reports from people on the ground paint a very grim picture of the entire state machinery turning against Muslims and those looking to stand in solidarity with them.

“Locals are calling in saying it is a carnage. Muzaffarnagar, Sambal and Kanpur right now are the hotbeds of anti-Muslim violence. Cops barging into homes, destroying property, beating children, detaining youth,vandalizing.

References:

UP police accused of stripping cleric
https://www.telegraphindia.com/india/uttar-pradesh-police-accused-of-stripping-cleric/cid/1731127

As India Violence Gets Worse, Police Are Accused of Abusing Muslims
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/02/world/asia/india-protests-police-muslims.html

Twitter shocked by report of alleged rape and police brutality in UP
https://www.freepressjournal.in/india/twitter-shocked-by-report-of-alleged-rape-and-police-brutality-in-up

Video Suggests UP Cop Opened Fire In Kanpur, Contrary To “No Police Firing” Claim
https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/citizenship-amendment-act-protests-video-suggests-up-cop-opened-fire-in-kanpur-contrary-to-no-police-2152566?pfrom=home-topscroll

Activists, Muslim Groups Allege Indiscriminate, Mass Arrests; Urge SC Intervention
https://caravandaily.com/activists-muslim-groups-allege-indiscriminate-mass-arrests-urge-sc-intervention/

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