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Seven Hindu right-wing members arrested for throwing pork, torn Islamic text at Ayodhya mosques

A wide view of UP's Ayodhya city. [Photo: Twitter]

New Delhi: The UP police arrested seven Hindu right-wing members on Thursday for allegedly throwing pieces of pork, letters abusing Muslims, and torn pages of an Islamic text at some Mosques in Ayodhya in an attempt to instigate communal violence, news agency PTI reported.

As per the police, those arrested belong to an outfit called ‘Hindu Yodha Sangathan’ and the leader of the group is a history-sheeter with four criminal cases registered against him.

The police also said that they have registered four FIRs in connection with the above-mentioned incidents that took place at the Taatshah Jama Masjid, Ghosiyana mosque, a mosque at the Kashmiri Mohalla, and a Mazar known as Gulab Shah Baba.

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