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Which Religion spread Corona in India?

Around the end of March 2020, large sections of Indian media and the government went overboard attacking Tablighi Jamaat, claiming that the organisation and its congregation at Nizamuddin, Delhi was responsible for massive spike in Covid 19 cases in India. However, is that really the truth or was the government along with the media simply […]

35 Muslim Houses Vandalised at Night

Another shocking case of police brutality came to light in Uttar Pradesh’s Shamli district. On May 26, 2020 villagers from Shamli’s Taprana village have the police came to their village late and night and vandalised around 35 houses belonging to Muslims. They broke down things in the houses, they smashed cars and beat up men, […]

Saharanpur becomes symbol of Sikh-Muslim Unity

In 2014, there was a massive communal riot between Sikhs and Muslims owing to a controversial piece of land. Three people died in the riot. The controversial land was adjacent to the Gurudwara in the city. The Guru Singh Sabha claimed that they had purchased the land and they wanted to extend their Gurudwara on […]

In Spite of 40 FIRs Deoband Women Stay Put

Women of Deoband in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh have now been protesting against CAA-NRC-NPR for 42 days. In spite of massive pressure, the women have not retracted and continue to protest. Now, the police has filed 40 FIR’s against some men who are related to some of the protesting women. The women say they […]

Women of Deoband Recreate Shaheen Bagh

On January 27, 2020, women in Deoband sat on an indefinite protest demonstration against NRC, NPR and CAA. Like Shaheen Bagh these women are sitting on a 24 hour protest demonstration. When known political and religious personalities from Deoband asked them to stop their protest demonstration, women shooed them away and even threw their bangles […]

Kandhla Market Shuts in Protest Against CAA-NRC-NPR

On 29th January, 2020 there was a call for a ‘Bharat Band’ against CAA, NRC and NPR. Kandhla township in Shamli district of UP saw a successful Bandh with most shops in the market being shut. Both, Hindu and Muslim shopkeepers participated in the band. A ChalChitra Abhiyaan report.

Discussion on Police Atrocities in UP

As Anti-CAA-NRC-NPR protests have grown over the last few weeks in the country, police excesses in states like Uttar Pradesh and Delhi have been very noticeable. In Uttar Pradesh, several protesters have been killed in districts like Meerut, Bijnor and Muzaffarnagar. Students have brutally attacked in universities like Aligarh Muslim University. Several protesters were jailed, […]

Why Muslim Youth didn’t Watch Dabangg 3

On most occasions the youth, and particularly Muslim youth of Uttar Pradesh eagerly await the release of Salman Khan films. However, this time around, there wasn’t much enthusiasm around Salman Khan’s latest film ‘Dabangg 3’. The film didn’t do very well at the box office, specially when compared to his last two films. ChalChitra Abhiyaan […]

5 Shot to Death During Anti-CAA Protests in Meerut

On December 19, 2019, 5 people were shot to death in Meerut during anti-CAA protests. Family members of the deceased claim that the deceased were killed by police firing. A ground report by ChalChitra Abhiyaan. Crew- Md. Shakib Rangrez, Rahul Sherwal, Vishal Kumar

Ground Report: Police Brutality in Muzaffarnagar -3

On December 20, 2019 a protest demonstration against CAA and NRC in Muzaffarnagar city in Uttar Pradesh was lathi charged by the police. Residents have accused the police of firing bullets directly at them. At least one person, Mohammed Nooru, was killed in the gun fire. The same night, the police vandalized shops, houses and […]