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Farooq Abdullah slams lynching of Muslims

Farooq Abdullah slams lynching of Muslims
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Kupwara (Jammu and Kashmir):ย Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah criticised lynching and killings of Muslims in India during a condolence meeting in Kupwara on Thursday.

โ€œSome forces still exist in our state who do not want peace to return in Kashmir valley as their business runs in killings of the people,โ€ said Abdullah.

Speaking on the problem of lynching and killings of Muslims in India, Abdullah said that โ€œThis was not the India we considered.โ€ Prioritising secularism in India, Abdullah stated, โ€œIndia belongs to people of all religions, be it Muslims, Hindus, Sikhs and Christians.โ€ In the recent past, incidents of lynching of Muslims especially in Uttar Pradesh, had gained rapid notoriety.

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