It is difficult to understand how it becomes derogatory, defamatory, or a threat to the nation’s security and integrity.
In 'better affidavit': Delhi Police makes U-turn in Dharam Sansad 'hate speech' case in SC, lodges FIR
Days after the SC pulled up Delhi police on its affidavit in hate speech case at a Dharam Sansad, the police have made a U-turn and told the court it registered an FIR after examining the materials.
The move to impose section 144 came with the Supreme Court directing the Uttarakhand chief secretary on Tuesday to place on record that no untoward statement will be made at the 'Dharam Sansad'.
The top court has asked the state to ensure that no untoward statement is said at the event.
Delhi Police in an affidavit filed before the apex court has denied the allegations of hate speech in the 'dharam sansad' event held in the city during December 2021
The affidavit was filed in response to a petition that sought a probe into allegations of hate speech at the “Dharam Sansad” in Haridwar and Delhi in December 2021.
It is submitted in the plea that the alleged hate speeches consisted of open calls for genocide of Muslims in order to achieve ethnic cleansing.
A Haridwar court on Tuesday granted bail to Yati Narsinghanand, an accused in Haridwar Dharam Sansad hate speech case, in a case pertaining to derogatory remarks he made against women.
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said the ethos that represents our Constitution was Hindutva, which was the same as national integration.
The campaign was carried out by a 10-member team of the Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM) in Amroha, Moradabad and Rampur districts of Uttar Pradesh, the RSS affiliate said in a statement.
The signatories of the IMSD statement include journalists, lawyers, academicians, civil society activists and members of the film fraternity.
Meanwhile, police registered cases against five seers protesting on Ganga ghat against the arrests of Jitendra Tyagi and Yati Narsinghanand.
The bench also comprising Justices Surya Kant and Hima Kohli permitted the petitioners to give representation to the local authority against holding of future 'Dharam Sansad'.
Sanatan Hindu Sewa Sanstha has proposed to hold another Dharam Sansad in Aligarh on January 22-23 on the theme of role of seers in present politics.
He was arrested by Chhattisgarh Police from Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh for his alleged derogatory remarks against Mahatma Gandhi and provocative statements against minorities.