HinduPost is the voice of Hindus. Support us. Protect Dharma

Will you help us hit our goal?

HinduPost is the voice of Hindus. Support us. Protect Dharma
-4.8 C
Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Muslim Mob Assaults Police & Media in Jaipur, Commits Arson – 1 Dead, 5 Policemen Injured

A Muslim mob launched a vicious attack on Jaipur police and set fire to a power house and 5 vehicles, including an ambulance, around 8 PM yesterday night in Jaipur’s old city area of Ramganj. Police had to resort to tear gas, rubber bullets and air firing to control the situation. 1 person died, while at least 15 – including 5 policemen – were injured, some of them critically.

Picture Credit: Amar Ujala

Presently, there is heavy police deployment and curfew in 4 police station areas of Jaipur city – Ramganj, Manak Chowk, Galta Gate, Subhash Chowk. Schools have closed in these areas today, and mobile internet has been discontinued.

The violence erupted after a minor dispute. Police was trying to clear illegally parked vehicles and handcarts blocking traffic in Ramganj, when a constable waving his stick at an e-rickshaw accidentally hit a bike on which a Muslim family of 3 (husband, wife, daughter) was travelling. The bike fell down and the family suffered minor injuries. The dispute then reached Ramganj police station (PS).

Within an hour, a huge mob gathered outside the PS and started chanting slogans.  Soon, the mob turned violent and started pelting stones at the PS – they even attempted to storm inside. Vehicles parked in front of the PS were burnt, and a nearby power house was torched.

Hindi daily Bhaskar’s photojournalist Anil Sharm was beaten up by the mob, and they also seized his camera. One rioter has died – Mohammed Raees.

Hindi news clipping about attack on police by Muslim mob in Jaipur (Credit: @manichejain)

Such attacks on police are part of a trend which can be observed across the Bharat – with similar instances having occurred in UP, Maharashtra, DelhiTamil Nadu, West Bengal etc.

In Panchkula, when some anti-social Dera followers were targeting public property and media vans, police shot dead 30, including some innocents, in a matter of 2 hours to completely quell the protests. No human rights group or left-liberal questioned the Government action.

But in Jaipur, when the mob was explicitly trying to lynch police and even tried to storm the police station, police exercised high-level of restraint and 1 rioter died while 5 policemen were grievously injured.

This raises the question – is our law & order machinery now conditioned to use kid gloves while dealing with Muslim mob violence? This is another aspect of the skewed Indian version of secularism, which has elevated ‘minorities’ to a privileged status – and given them a free pass to run riot as and when they please.

Did you like this article? We’re a non-profit. Make a donation and help pay for our journalism.

Subscribe to our channels on Telegram &  YouTube. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Related Articles



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here


Latest Articles

Sign up to receive HinduPost content in your inbox
Select list(s):

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.

Thanks for Visiting Hindupost

Dear valued reader, has been your reliable source for news and perspectives vital to the Hindu community. We strive to amplify diverse voices and broaden understanding, but we can't do it alone. Keeping our platform free and high-quality requires resources. As a non-profit, we rely on reader contributions. Please consider donating to Any amount you give can make a real difference. It's simple - click on this button:
By supporting us, you invest in a platform dedicated to truth, understanding, and the voices of the Hindu community. Thank you for standing with us.