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Riyaz Attari and Mohammad Ghous beheaded Kanhaiya over his Facebook post supporting suspended Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Nupur Sharma's contentious remarks on Prophet Mohammad in June. The duo filmed the murder act on their mobile phones and circulated the clip on social media.
The parcel in which the toffees were delivered reportedly have Balochistan's address.
Top officials of the world’s 20 largest economies will begin two days of deliberations in Udaipur on Monday to shape the agenda for India’s G20 presidency.
The bodies were found in Umbreshwar Mahadev Jungle under Goguda police station limits.
Updated on Nov 18, 2022 10:48 PM IST
Officials said mining explosives were used in the blast at Odha bridge near Kewda Ki Naal, which comes under the Jawar Mines police station of Udaipur.
Published on Nov 14, 2022 06:11 AM IST
major Mustafa Bohara had completed his primary education from Uday Shiksha Mandir Higher Secondary School in Kheroda. After coming to Udaipur city, he studied at St Paul's School. After that, he joined the Indian Army.
A day ago, the Dalit girl had reportedly served midday meal prepared by cook Lala Ram Gurjar, in a government upper primary school in the Barodi area of the city.
The nine arrests were made on different dates — June 29, July 1, 9 and 21 and August 10 — as the probe is ongoing by the central agency .
Kanhaiya Lal was beheaded by Riyaz Akhtari alias Riyaz Attari and Ghous Mohammed at his shop last month. He was murdered in an act of revenge against his social media post in favour of now-suspended Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nupur Sharma who had made controversial remarks about Prophet Mohammed.
Knife-welder and main accused Riyaz Attari went to Saudi Arabia in 2019 and met a Pakistan national named Umar from Sindh. PFI member Attari had kept in touch with Umar since then.
The national security agencies are now examining whether the PFI-Muslim Brotherhood link was used to translate Nupur Sharma’s remarks into Arabic and spread through the Brotherhood network.
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Farhad Mohammad Sheikh, alias Babla, was arrested in Udaipur on Saturday evening. The 31-year-old is a “close criminal associate” of main killer accused Mohammad Riyaz Akhtari.
The NIA said the arrested man was a close associate of one of the main accused in the case, Riyaz Attari, and had taken an active part of the conspiracy to kill Kanhaiya Lal.
Islamist Popular Front of India (PFI) and its political front SDPI link is coming out in both Udaipur and Amaravati savage killings. It is also evident now that both Udaipur and Amravati police had poor appreciation of the threat posed by Islamists to supporters of Nupur Sharma.
The participants of the rally said they were protesting the recent targeted killings and attacks on Hindu residents in places such as Udaipur(Rajasthan) and Amravati(Maharashtra).
Referring to Udaipur killing, RSS spokesperson Sunil Ambekar said a civilised society only condemns such an incident and the Hindu society is responding in a peaceful and constitutional way. He said that the Muslim society is also expected to oppose such an incident.
In the fatwa issued against the the killers of Kanhaiya Lal, the Muslim body ruled both of the killers of Kanhaiya Lal criminals in the Sharia court.
The savage Amravati and Udaipur killings reveal the level of rising Islamic radicalization in the country by extremist organization across the borders and the Middle-East.
In the video, the accused is heard saying that, “I swear on my god, mother and children…I will give away the house and property to anyone who beheads Nupur Sharma.”
Interrogation reveals that it was Ghous Mohammed who had volunteered to kill tailor Kanhiya Lal and used two of the six butcher knives crafted by Riyaz Attari for the crime. The four remaining knives have been recovered from local butcher Mohsin Murgewala with whom Riyaz had deposited all the six knives.
“The situation is becoming normal in the city. Therefore, it was decided to relax curfew from 8 am to 6 pm,” a district administration official said.
Udaipur and Amravati killings highlight the urgency of standing against divisive rhetoric
Published on Jul 03, 2022 08:48 PM IST
The tourism industry in Udaipur has been affected following tailor Kanhaiya Lal's murder. A report by PTI on Sunday said that over half the hotel bookings made for the next two months were cancelled and industry players fear that the tailor's killing will harm the tourism season beginning September.
Updated on Jul 03, 2022 05:33 PM IST
Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi