Advertisement
Saturday, Dec 04, 2021
Outlook.com
STATES OF THE NATION

State Gazette

Bringing down the house; Sugar daddies pass the salt; Till Pappu goes bust; Spectres of Ayodhya; The identity crisi of 'true' Hindus and The next industrial revolution

State Gazette
C.R. Venkatesh
State Gazette
outlookindia.com
-0001-11-30T00:00:00+05:53

For years, the dargah had been an exemplar of Hindu-Muslim amity in the state. That is, till five years ago, when the Bajrang Dal made it the object of an acrimonious battle for turf, vowing to "liberate" it.

Togadia’s statements were ignored by the state government till veteran Congressman C.K. Jaffer Sharief shot off his resignation to party president Sonia Gandhi. His complaint was that, as elsewhere, the minorities were being taken for granted by the party in Karnataka, since Togadia had gone scot-free despite his provocations. As damage control, a few of Krishna’s cabinet ministers have vowed to ban the annual Dattatreya celebrations, besides instructing the police to book cases against Togadia and state Bajrang Dal convenor Pramod Muthalik.

Advertisement

Outlook Newsletters

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Read More from Outlook

Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.

World Disability Day: Visually Impaired Girls In Himachal Use Education To Dispel Darkness

World Disability Day: Visually Impaired Girls In Himachal Use Education To Dispel Darkness

Umang Foundation in Himachal Pradesh has helped many blind and visually impaired persons achieve their dreams by giving them access to higher education.

Mayank Notches Maiden 100 Vs NZ – Statistical Highlights

Mayank Notches Maiden 100 Vs NZ – Statistical Highlights

Mayank Agarwal's ton against New Zealand on Friday was his first since his 243 vs Bangladesh in 2019 at Indore.

Kashmir: Ghulam Nabi Azad Emerges As Key Player In J&K With Or Without Congress

Kashmir: Ghulam Nabi Azad Emerges As Key Player In J&K With Or Without Congress

Crowds at Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad's recent rallies show that he will be a key player in elections in Jammu and Kashmir, when they happen.

Advertisement