Muslims hold protest rally in Delhi

January 30th, 2009 - 12:02 am ICT by ANI  

New Delhi, Jan 29, (ANI): About 2,000 people held a rally in the capital on Thursday protesting atrocities on several Muslims since a number of bomb blast incidents took place in the country in recent years.
The protestors, including ocal Muslim leaders and some students, were demanding a judicial probe in last years Batla House encounter in Delhis Jamia Nagar.
“We want judicial probe in the Batla house encounter and it should be time bound. And we want it to be done by a Supreme Court judge. Secondly, we want innocent Muslims who have been arrested as suspects in terror acts to be immediately released. We also demand the government should fulfill its responsibility and provide state jobs to those released after hearings. They should also punish the ones who trapped them,” said Tahir Madani, a Muslim leader.
The demonstrators also included individuals from the Uttar Pradeshs Azamgarh district, where some suspects related to terrorist activities were arrested by the police. (ANI)

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