Tension prevails in Koregaon Bhima after stone pelting Current Affairs 

Tension prevails in Koregaon Bhima after stone pelting, 1 dead

Pune: Tension prevailed at Koregaon Bhima, a village 30 kilometres north east of Pune in Maharashtra after two groups entered into stone pelting following an altercation on Monday. At least one person died and four were injured. The violence erupted in afternoon when some members of the crowd on its way to visit the memorial had an argument over some issue. A police officer deployed for bandobast at Koregaon Bhima said, “Stone pelting started after the argument. During the violence, vehicles and a house in the vicinity was damaged,” reported The…

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IAMC condemns heinous killing of muazzin in Andhra Pradesh mosque, state govt announces ex gratia Society 

IAMC condemns heinous killing of muazzin in Andhra Pradesh mosque, state govt announces ex gratia

Rajamahendravaram: The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC) has strongly condemned the heinous killing of muazzin (who calls Azan) and desecration of a mosque in Andhra Pradesh. Mohammed Farooq (61-year-old) was found murdered in the wee hours of Friday at Battinanagar mosque under Lalacheruvu Panchayat in Rajamahendravaram. According to media reports, Mohammed Farooq, a native from Bihar, was bludgeoned to death and was found lying in a pool of blood inside the Noorani mosque. In addition, the mosque was reportedly desecrated by the attackers who left behind a trail of destruction…

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