Aligarh Police on Tuesday (July 14) booked 116 members of Hindu organization named Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) for allegedly staging a protest and chanting Hanuman Chalisa inside the police station while demanding the arrest of BSP Councilor Saddam Husen for his controversial Facebook Post over Ujjain's Mahakal Temple, IANS reported
In a Facebook post, the BSP councilor from Jamalpur area said Ujjain's Mahakal Temple, where the absconding gangster Vikas Dubey was caught after the killing of eight policemen, was a "terrorist spot". Husen also demanded the sealing of the temple and an investigation into how many terrorists had taken shelter there till now.
Demanding the arrest of Husen, convener of Hindu organization Gaurav Sharma said they would continue their protest till he was arrested. He said that they would "not tolerate the insult of Mahakal Temple". "We just want to see him behind the bars," he added.
While talking to media, officer Anil Samaniya said as many as 116 activists, including 16 identified, were booked under sections 269 (negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life) and 270 (malignant act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life) of the IPC, and section 3 of the Epidemic Diseases Act, section 56 of the Disaster Management Act and for violating prohibitory orders at Kawarsi police station.