Muslim Panchayat

  • Only info sought on cases against Muslim leaders in Muzaffarnagar riots: Akhilesh Yadav January 6, 2014

    A controversy erupted today over reported moves by the UP government to withdraw cases against Muslim leaders in connection with Muzaffarnagar riots even as Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said only some information has been sought and this did not mean cases were being dropped. "This is neither the decision of Samajwadi...
  • No mobiles, no dancing at weddings: Muslim girls told January 10, 2013

    Jaipur: After the khaps in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, a Muslim community panchayat in Rajasthan on Thursday banned girls from using cell-phones and also from dancing and singing at weddings, ostensibly in an effort to prevent incidents like Delhi gang-rape. Boys and girls have also been prohibited from marrying someone...