Gurgaon: Muslim Youth Returning From Prayer Service Thrashed, Forced to Say ‘Jai Shri Ram’
The incident took place on Saturday night.
A 25-year-old man was reportedly thrashed on the night of Saturday, May 25 when he was returning after offering prayers at a mosque in Gurgaon.
The assailant also threw the victim’s skull cap on the ground and forced him to chant “Bharat Mata ki Jai” and “Jai Shri Ram“. The identity of the attacker is unknown, The Indian Express reported.
An FIR has been registered in the case, the report added.
A similar hate crime was reported from Madhya Pradesh on May 23, where a group of self-proclaimed cow-vigilantes brutally beat up two Muslim men and a woman and forced one of the victims to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’. A video of the attack had gone viral on social media.