Kasganj violence

Seeds of hatred

Print edition : March 02, 2018

Abdul Hameed Chowk in Baddunagar, the junction where Republic Day celebrations were disrupted. Photo: Divya Trivedi

Rapid Action Force personnel patrolling a marketplace off Tehsil Road. Photo: Divya Trivedi

Outside Masjid Ala Hajrat in Baddunagar. The police have been stationed in all sensitive areas. Photo: Divya Trivedi

Chandan Gupta's father. Photo: Divya Trivedi

Broken minarets at the eidgah in Amanpur are now being repaired with police protection. Photo: Divya Trivedi

Chamunda Gate, which became a centre of controversy over plans to barricade the road leading to a temple. Photo: Divya Trivedi

Mobs go on a rampage in the Uttar Pradesh town of Kasganj, where the minority community is targeted by right-wing elements using the familiar ploy of dividing society along communal lines.
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