A video circulating on social media exhibits a gaggle of males asking meat store homeowners right here to close down their enterprise for Navratri whereas police stated no complaints or PCR calls have been acquired relating to this. Hindu Sena stated its members go round, asking meat store homeowners to close down however didn’t take the duty of the incident captured within the video because it was not clear whether or not the boys in it belonged to the best wing group.
Within the video that was reportedly recorded in Nahargarh’s Som Bazaar space, the group claims that these retailers will not be allowed to open through the ten days of Navratri. “It was submitted that the video tweeted was of Tuesday and of a meat market in Najafgarh, reverse Don Bosco Faculty. This market stays closed on Tuesday. Within the video, no store is being closed by anybody because the retailers have been already closed. Additional, no grievance or PCR calls have been acquired within the matter at Najafgarh police station, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Dwarka) Shankar Choudhary stated.
An individual within the video will be heard saying, “Navratri is happening and nearly everybody has closed their meat retailers in Som Bazaar. We acquired info that one or two retailers have been open which have been closed by our group. The meat market of Najafgarh will stay closed throughout Navratri. That is Hindu dominated space and such a work shouldn’t be carried out.”
Hindu Sena nationwide president Vishnu Gupta stated, “Our staff went to Najafgarh on Wednesday and right this moment additionally to shut the meat retailers in Som Bazaar market. Yearly, we ask the meat store homeowners in Gurgaon space additionally to shut their retailers throughout Navratri.”
Stressing that the retailers ought to stay closed with the intention to respect the emotions of majority neighborhood, he stated it was not clear whether or not the boys within the viral video belonged to Hindu Sena.
“To take consideration of the emotions of majority neighborhood, we would like the meat store homeowners to shut their retailers for 9 days. We expect that there isn’t a hurt on this because the meat enterprise throughout Navratri drops considerably.”
Final yr, we wrote a letter to MCD and appealed to them to offer an order to all meat retailers within the metropolis to stay closed throughout these 9 days. Nonetheless, we didn’t obtain any reply from them, Gupta stated.
In April 2020, two Hindu Sena members have been arrested for allegedly forcing meat store homeowners to close their companies in Gurgaon in view of the Navratri competition, police had stated.