Hate crimes in opposition to Christians additionally exceeded 400 within the first 6 months of this yr
New Delhi: Right now, the World Day of Solidarity with the Victims of Non secular Violence is being celebrated world wide.
India leads in spiritual extremism and violence in opposition to minorities. Since independence, greater than 500,000 Muslims have been martyred in 93,647 Muslim-killing incidents.
1000’s of Muslims had been martyred throughout Bihar riots in 1989, Gujarat riots in 2002 and Delhi riots in 2020.
Hate crimes in opposition to Christians additionally exceeded 400 within the first 6 months of this yr. In Gujarat in 1998, Orissa in 2008 and the latest Manipur riots, 1000’s had been killed by Christian extremists.
Based on the Open Doorways Group, India has fallen from twenty eighth place in 2014 to tenth place in 2022 in violence in opposition to Christians.
NBC Information says that crimes in opposition to Dalits elevated by 66% after Modi got here to energy. Based on the Nationwide Crime Data Bureau, greater than 250,000 hate crimes had been dedicated in opposition to decrease caste Hindus within the final 5 years.
Throughout riots in Karnataka in 2000 and Tamil Nadu in 2012, 1000’s of Dalit Hindus had been killed by higher caste Hindus.
1000’s of Sikhs had been killed through the 1984 Jammu, 1969 Gujarat and 2000 Chittisinghpura riots.
The Nationwide Crime Data Bureau says that on a median, a violent crime is dedicated in opposition to Muslims each 5 minutes, Dalits each 10 minutes and Christians each 12 minutes.
Based on main media organizations Al Jazeera and TRT, the Modi authorities is concentrating on Muslims on the state degree by legal guidelines associated to citizenship, gau rickshaw, bulldozer coverage and hijab ban. BJP is intentionally concentrating on Christians with conversion legislation and Sikhs with anti-farmer insurance policies.