Muslim man assaulted in Gurgaon for wearing skull cap, forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’

A 25 year old Muslim man, identified as Mohamad Baker Alam was assaulted by four unidentified persons in Gurgaon for wearing a skull cap.

In a complaint to police on Sunday, Alam alleged that four unidentified youths accosted him in a Sadar Bazar lane and objected to him for wearing a skull cap and asked him to chant ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’ and ‘Jai Shri Ram’.

“The accused threatened me, saying wearing cap was not allowed in the area. They removed my cap and slapped me, while asking me to chant Bharat Mata ki Jai,” he said in the FIR, registered at the city police station.

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