Even while Delhi Police on Wednesday registered an FIR against seven persons, including Tablighi Jamaat head cleric Maulana Saad for organising a congregation in Nizamuddin Markaz mosque here last month despite government warnings about spread of coronavirus, central government Standing Counsel Gaurang Kanth has written to the Chief Justice of Delhi High Court for suo moto cognizance of the event and take appropriate action against the concerned persons.
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DELHI HC PLEA SEEKS APPROPRIATE ACTION
CORONAVIRUS SPREAD FROM NIZAMUDDIN EVENT
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FAKE WORLD OF WHATSAPP
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THE TAINT OF CORONA
The Tablighi Jamaat bears the brunt of a nationwide hunt. Its followers’ unwitting role in the COVID-19 superspread has made them targets of fear and loathing
“The argument that Jamaat members are hiding, resisting detention is misplaced”
Tablighi Jamaat counsel FUZAIL AYYUBI spoke to MAIL TODAY’S Gulam Jeelani on the controversies surrounding the organisation and its congregation at the Nizamuddin markaz.
Tablighi Jamaat’s negligence has cost India dearly in the fight against Covid-19, but the government is equally at fault for failing to notice it
Finally, The Old Fall Guy
The Nizamuddin ‘hot spot’ allows trolls to target Muslims for spreading the virus
IS Threat at Our Door?
The uncovering of an IS-affiliated module in Hyderabad just days before the attacks on Dhaka is a chilling reminder of the threat from Islamic State