UP: 3 Madrasa children mercilessly beaten for not chanting ‘Jai Shri Ram’


In yet another incident of violence over chanting ‘Jai Shri Ram’, three children from Uttar Pradesh’s Unnoa city were thrashed mercilessly for not chanting ‘Jai Shri Ram’.  The children were from Jama Masjid Madrasa and gone to play cricket in Government Inter College, according to ANI reports.

Naeem Misbahi, Maulana Jama Masjid Unnao, said that children were beaten up by some boys after they refused to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’.

A report said that the kids were beaten with a cricket bat with their kurtas torn.

The Maulana added that the boys were pelted stones at, adding that the pelters had links with Bajrang Dal, a militant organisation of the Vishva Hindu Parishad.

“Children were beaten by some boys while they were playing cricket after they refused to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’. They also pelted stones at children. On checking the Facebook profile of the boys, we got to know that they’ve links with Bajrang Dal,’ Naeem Misbahi told the news agency.

A case has been registered into the matter. An investigation into the matter is underway.