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Muslim man assaulted, forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’ at BJP protest site in Jharkhand

Scroll | 08/01/2022 08:46 AM | Click to read full article

A Muslim man was beaten up, forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’, and lick his own spit in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, allegedly by Bharatiya Janata Party workers. After a video of the incident went viral, Chief Minister Hemant Soren tweeted, asking district officials to investigate the incident and take action.

The incident took place at a protest held by BJP workers and supporters against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s alleged security lapse in Punjab earlier in the week.