Protests against former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma’s statements on Prophet Mohammad were organised in 117 locations across 14 Maharashtra districts. During this time, however, no unpleasant incidents were reported.
Nupur Sharma is the target of a protest. Muslim community members protested in 14 Maharashtra districts, demanding the arrest of suspended BJP spokeswoman Nupur Sharma and party leader Naveen Jindal, who made offensive remarks about Prophet Mohammad in the past. protested the entry. Protests were staged after Friday prayers at 117 locations in 14 districts, including Thane, Solapur, Jalna, Aurangabad, Nandurbar, Parbhani, Beed, Latur, Bhandara, Pune, Nagpur, Satara, Raigad, and Chandrapur, according to police.
Six FIRs had been filed against demonstrators in the towns of Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nandurbar, Ahmednagar, Jalna, and Satara for allegedly agitating without police permission. “Protests were organised at 14 localities in Maharashtra, primarily in Solapur, Jalna, and Aurangabad,” stated Additional Director General (Law and Order) Kulwant Sarangal, according to Indian Express. However, there has been no unpleasant occurrence reported.”
Let us remind you that last month, during a TV debate, then-BJP spokeswoman Nupur Sharma made inflammatory statements against Prophet Mohammad, causing a stir on social media. After various Arab countries, notably the UAE, Qatar, and Bahrain, voiced serious concern about Nupur Sharma’s views, the BJP removed her from main membership. Naveen Kumar Jindal, the BJP’s Delhi spokesperson, was also removed from the party on June 5 after making disparaging remarks against Prophet Muhammad on Twitter.