Police foil Hindu right wing’s bid to evoke communal violence following desecration of temple in Malappuram

Imran Ansari: Iran is peace loving nation, ‘Geelani’s statement on Iran is regrettable’

‘भाजपा अगर जीती तो मेघालय में सस्ती हो जाएगी बीफ़’

Govt. of India ‘totally agrees’ with army chief’s ‘dirty war’ remark

Police foil Hindu right wing’s bid to evoke communal violence following desecration of temple in Malappuram

Restrictions, shutdown cripple life in Kashmir Valley for 2nd day

Kashmir Day 2: Curfew, restrictions continue

पीएम मोदी से मुलाक़ात कर मुस्लिम धर्म-गुरूओं ने कौन सा वादा तोड़ा?

Rozina Sheikh, whose mother works as a tailor, scores 97 percentile rank in Class 12; aspires to become a doctor

Protest against Molestation: 80 Girls quit School and sit on Hunger Strike in Haryana

Police implicating in fake cases, self-defense training is not against any religion: DJS

Govt bans Facebook, Whatsapp among 22 social networking sites in Kashmir

Sabarmati Express blast: Supreme Court grants bail to former AMU scholar

BJP Govt. has no policy to handle Naxalism: Owaisi

Muslims must work with other marginalised communitie to counter RSS propoganda

UP government cancels 15 holidays, including Alvida Juma and Id-Milad-un-Nabi

Narendra Modi does not want peace with Pakistan: Musharraf

26 CRPF men killed in Chhattisgarh naxal attack

Babri Hunts Advani’s dream to become President of India

Whatsapp group admins may land in jail for offensive posts

Jamia VC urges students to join armed forces

जिनकी क़लम गांधी को चम्पारण खींच लाई…

Amarnath Yatra a case of ‘militarised pilgrimage’, says Jammu Kashmir Coalition of Civil Society in report

मोदी के ‘गांधी’ की हुई जीत, नीतीश के ‘गांधी’ को लौटना पड़ा वापस!

विश्व स्वास्थ्य दिवस गुज़र गया, लेकिन इन आदिवासी महिला किसानों की किसी से न भी सुनी…

The dangers of communalising the issue of Kashmir

If you want to ban triple talaq then also reinstate 'sati pratha': Azam Khan

South Kashmir resident hit by bullet on poll-day in Ganderbal succumbs

Amid Kashmir calm, protests reach Banihal

Indian Media maligns Muslims with false verdicts

“To maintain secularism and tolerance, it is necessary to work on Sir Syed’s thoughts”

Those giving Talaq against ‘Sharia’ law will face social boycott: AIMPLB

Triple Talaq row: AIMPLB questions PM Modi’s repeated ‘interference’

BJP says Quota is Un-Islamic

Don’t want conflict in Muslim society over triple talaq: Modi

एक दलित नेता ने नसीमुद्दीन को बताया ‘दलाल’, लगाया शहर में पोस्टर

Imran Ansari visits flood-hit areas of Pattan

Kashmir: Youth shot dead in Batamaloo

Tying a boy with Army jeep ‘an open terrorism’: Hurriyat (M)

Delhi HC rejects plea challenging validity of JK’s special status

If Jadhav hanged, India must recognise Balochistan an independent country: Swamy

Bajrang Dal spreads venom against muslims in Hanuman Jayanti rally, case registered

Amid 3 civilian killings, by-polls in Srinagar Parl constituency witnesses 3.12 percent voting

Jamaat-e-Islami to start awareness campaign on Triple Talaq

Flood threat persists in Srinagar, ends in South: Govt

Kashmir Mirwaiz Umar Farooq reiterates poll boycott

Families of Muslim undertrials killed losing hope in Judiciary

Curfew imposed in Bhadrak town after violence

US warships fire cruise missiles on Syrian airbase

Kashmiri photographer wins Wisden-MCC cricket photograph of the year award

Muslim youth beaten during Ram Navami Yatra, police registered a case

Fir against Bengal BJP chief for being armed in Ram Navmi rally

Two die, seven injured due to weather vagaries

Shia-Sunni Coordination Committee pitches for election boycott

Kashmir: Govt declares flood

Launch of ‘Unite India’ App to promote Indian Nationalism

Pakistan welcomes US offer of mediation; India rejects

NC-Cong responsible for Afzal Guru’s hanging: Qazi Yasir

बिहार के बिक्रमगंज में साम्प्रदायिक तनाव, फिलहाल स्थिति नियंत्रण में

मीडिया की ये ख़बर भी निकली झूठी, खुद दरगाह के दीवान ने किया खंडन

Law and order disrupted in Bhainsa during Ram Navami procession

Imam of Tipu Masjid demands Ban on “Rss” After “Armed” Rallies on Ram Navami

“Pale shadow of Harmony will remain” – Saeed Naqvi in AMU

तो क्या अब योगी खोलेंगे देवबंद में आधुनिक स्लाटर हाउस या ख़बर है फ़र्ज़ी?

Triple talaq against Sharia, Muslims should refrain from eating cow meat: Dewan Ajmer Syed Zainul Abedin Ali Khan

Five men brutally beaten up by Gau Rakshaks in Alwar, 1 dead

Kerala Sunni Students Federation to adopt villages damaged by police in Malappuram

Choose between ‘terrorism’ and tourism: Modi

Islamic Calligraphy exhibition in Jeddah

Construction of Mosque in Ayodhya is a matter of ego for muslims: Vinay Katiyar

Meat Ban hits Muslims mass marriage in UP

Bloodbath in Kashmir: 3 civilians and one militant killed in forces’ firing in Chadoora

A mosque can be demolished, but not temple: Swamy

Missing JUN Student: Delhi court to hear students plea today

In Yogi's regime, Lucknow goes vegetarian

No out-of-court settlement with modi, Yogi at helm: BMAC

Kashmir-based environmental film wins ‘Palmdale Vision Award’ in USA

क्या मरहूम हाशिम अंसारी के बेटे इक़बाल इस जंग की रिवायत को बरक़रार रख पाएंगे?

Akbaruddin Owaisi attack case: “I did not register the murder report”-Inspector of Police

Four months after Faisal’s murder, Kodinhi residents continue fight for justice, support his family

देवबंद में भाजपा की जीत, क्या है सचाई?

राहुल-अखिलेश, मोदी मुसलमानों को साध रहे थे, तब कैसी थी मायावती की रैली

क्या मुसलमान सैय्यद शहाबुद्दीन के सपनों को आगे बढ़ा सकते हैं?

Ex-diplomat & former MP Syed Shahabuddin dead at 82

Iran sees progress in Hajj talks with Saudi

Kashmir: 2 militants, policeman killed in Tral gunfight

MIM MLA booked for assaulting woman TRS Activist

50,000 RIOTS OCCURRED DURING CONGRESS RULE: AKBARUDDIN OWAISI

Communal tension in Lakhimpur over objectionable video

No room for intolerant Indian, says Mukherjee

AMU alumni pledge hostel construction, sign MoU

The myth of Hindu ‘minority’: Debunking right-wing propoganda

अगले चरणों में मायावती मुख्तार अंसारी के दम पर लड़ेंगीं

Kashmir Situation might worsen if course correction not taken up by New Delhi’: P. Chidambaram

Indian Doctor Rescued From Isis Recounts Horror, Reveals Terror Group’s ‘Plan’ For India

Indian-American Muslims demand justice for Gujarat victims on 15th anniversary of massacre

कई गांवों की तरह बदहाल वरुण गांधी का आदर्श ग्राम

MSF demands CBI probe for missing JNU student Najeeb

वोटर बोले : “अमां मोदी के बारे में बोलो तो सब मारे लगत हैन, के वोट करे”

Zakir Naik’s Aide Remanded In Jc Till March 8

Pregnant Woman Kicked In Stomach, Loses Baby; Bjp Leader Held

2017-05-29 22:53:10

Police foil Hindu right wing’s bid to evoke communal violence following desecration of temple in Malappuram

With its majority Muslim population and less vulnerability to communal violence, Malappuram has been the prime target of Sangh Parivar in South India. The district was on the brink of a possible riot. But the timely intervention of Kerala police has foiled the bid to evoke riots in Malappuram following the desecration of a temple at Pookkottumpadam in Malappuram district. The incident, which happened on Friday night, followed concerted attempts by Sangh Parivar to spread communal hatred.

Extreme Hindu outfits like Hindu Aikya Vedi declared local hartal and blocked roads. In addition to social media campaigns, which said Hindus were facing threat in Malappuram, the state witnessed protests by Hindu organizations. The protesters tried to block the way of Aryadan Muhammed , former Congress MLA and former minister of electricity, who tried to visit the place.

On Friday night, Vilwath Shiva temple in Pookkottumpadam near Nilambur in the district was vandalised and idols were destroyed.

On Sunday,  Malappuram Police arrested Mohanakumar S S in connection with the attack on a temple in Pookottumpadam near Nilambur in the district native. A native of Kilimanoor in Thiruvananthapuram, Mohankumar has a criminal background and has been involved in several cases including murder.

According to police, the culprit entered the temple after removing roof tiles of Chuttampalam. And he destroyed idols of Shiva and Vishnu in two sanctum sanctorums (Sree Kovils).

The temple staff noticed that the idols in Sree Kovils were destroyed and the roof tiles of Chuttampalam were removed when the temple staff arrived to open the temple on Saturday morning.

Social media campaigns, which stated Muslim involvement, urged Hindus to be ready to open refugee camps across southern districts of Kerala. Last year, following the fireworks tragedy at Puttingal temple in Kollam district, Sangh Parivar had unleashed social media campaign saying Communists and Muslim fundamental groups were behind the accident.

But, the entire script to unleash the model of violence which has worked well for BJP in North India was spoilt when Mohanakumar was taken into custody. According to the police, Mohanakumar vandalised the temple in a protest against bad customs in Hindu religion. Few days back, he did the same with a temple at Vaniyambalam near Nilambur in the district.

The accused has been booked under IPC section 153A (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion) and section 295 (injuring or defiling place of worship with intent to insult the religion of any class).

However, taking note of the organised attempts in social media to spread communal hatred in the wake of temple attack, the police have started closely watching social media. Malappuram DySP M P Mohanachandran told media persons that the police was on a vigil and keenly watching the social media. “There are organised attempts social media platforms taking advantage of the temple attack to spread communal enmity. Actions will taken against those who found involved in such activities,” he said.

Categories:   From India ،
Tags:  
From other agencies (RSS Reader)

IAS officer among 15 transferred

- dailyexcelsior.com

Oppn too plumps for Dalit face

- dailyexcelsior.com

2 DySPs attached

- dailyexcelsior.com

Justice Hanjura meets Governor

- dailyexcelsior.com

Kashmiri students charged in UP

- dailyexcelsior.com

34 killed in Taliban attack

- dailyexcelsior.com

Cattle smuggler held

- business-standard

Eva Longoria is back as Gabrielle

- heshillongtimes.com

Nanjundi to join BJP

- deccanherald