“A Gujarat AIMIM (All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen) staff had visited Khambhat city after the violence. They learnt that those that had been booked by the police had been busy providing namaz when the incident passed off. And it was the state authorities’s accountability to see that the procession passes off peacefully,” Owaisi instructed reporters.
“In the event you undergo the previous inquiry experiences on such incidents, it was written that violence will happen if the state needs it and violence won’t ever happen if the state doesn’t. Therefore, it was the state authorities that failed to ascertain legislation and order,” the Hyderabad MP stated.
Owaisi was in Gujarat to take inventory of the state unit of the occasion’s preparedness for the upcoming Meeting polls to be held in December this 12 months.
“I’m of the opinion that motion should be taken in opposition to the responsible. However there shouldn’t be a media trial, as a result of it’s proven that stones had been hurled by the individuals of the minority neighborhood. Present it if there may be concrete proof. In any other case, a media trial should not occur,” he added.
On Wednesday, police in Anand district had stated that communal violence in Khambhat city on Ram Navami was a “pre-planned conspiracy” hatched by a “sleeper module” to attain the dominance of Muslim neighborhood within the city.
Police have already arrested 11 individuals for his or her alleged involvement in hatching the conspiracy of the violence.
Anand district SP Ajit Rajian had stated that the perpetrators had deliberate to assault the procession and unfold violence with the goal to show the members of Hindu neighborhood a lesson to not take out any such procession sooner or later.
A senior citizen was killed and one other injured within the violence which broke out after a Ram Navami procession got here underneath assault on Sunday. On the identical day, comparable clashes erupted in Himmatnagar city of Sabarkantha district.