Amid excessive rigidity in Mumbai over Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray’s ultimatum to the state authorities to take away loudspeakers from mosques, Shiv Sena chief Sanjay Raut at this time stated that there’s peace in Maharashtra and no protest is occurring within the state. The MNS chief had on April 12 given an ultimatum to the Maharashtra authorities to take away loudspeakers from mosques by May 3, failing which, he warned, MNS employees will play Hanuman Chalisa on loudspeakers. He had reiterated his warning lately.
Undeterred regardless of being booked by the state, he on Wednesday shared a video of the Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray through which he’s seen talking in opposition to the usage of loudspeakers and Muslims providing prayers on the roads.
In the video, shared by Raj Thackeray, Bal Thackeray is heard saying that the Shiv Sena won’t relaxation till it’s profitable in stopping individuals from providing namaz on roads on the subject of energy within the state.
“We (Shiv Sena) will not stop until we are successful in preventing the people from offering namaz on roads when we will form the government in Maharashtra,” Bal Thackeray says.
— Raj Thackeray (@RajThackeray) May 4, 2022
“If someone has any complaint about the Hindu religion, then they can come to us, and we will solve the issue. Loudspeakers will be removed from the mosques,” Bal Thackeray stated within the video shared by Raj Thackeray.
Responding to the cost, Shiv Sena chief Sanjay Raut claimed that no unlawful loudspeakers are practical within the state anymore.
“No illegal loudspeakers running in the state… Bal Thackeray & Veer Savarkar are the ones who taught Hindutva to the country. Shiv Sena’s school of Hindutva is original,” Mr Raut added.
In an announcement tweeted final night, Mr Thackeray reiterated his plans to play Hanuman Chalisa on loudspeakers close to mosques the place loudspeakers haven’t been eliminated. “I appeal to all Hindus that tomorrow, the 4th of May, if you hear the loudspeaker blaring with azaan; in those places, play Hanuman Chalisa on loudspeakers. That’s when they will realise the hindrance of these loudspeakers,” he had stated.
Several mosques in and close to Mumbai stored loudspeakers off throughout azaan this morning following the risk by Raj Thackeray to play Hanuman Chalisa on loudspeakers wherever azaan is recited on them.
The Maharashtra authorities has made intensive preparations to take care of legislation and order, leaves of police personnel have been cancelled and forces deployed in delicate places.
Aurangabad Police has registered a case in opposition to Mr Thackeray for allegedly delivering a provocative speech two days in the past. Mumbai Police has issued a discover to the MNS chief beneath Section 149 of CrPC, invoked to stop a cognizable offence.