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The Supreme Court told the Centre and states to take instances of hate speech seriously, and observed that it was nothing short of a “menace” that if left unchecked, could become a monster.
Updated on Jan 14, 2023 07:26 AM IST
‘Akbar married Jodha Bai. Who is more secular than us?’ AIMIM Uttar Pradesh president Shaukat Ali said. On his controversial comment that ‘Hindus marry one but keep three mistresses’, he later said his statement was not against any religion but against people who do such.
The court directed the governments of Delhi and Uttarakhand to submit reports on factual aspects and the steps taken following the complaints of two separate religious events where alleged hate speeches were made
The Uttar Pradesh government has constituted a two-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe six cases lodged against Zubair in Sitapur, Lakhimpur Kheri, Ghaziabad, Muzaffarnagar and Hathras.
Published on Jul 14, 2022 11:58 AM IST
Reported by Hemendra Chaturvedi | Edited by Kunal Gaurav