Tailor Murder: Internet Suspended 24 Hours in Rajasthan
After the murder of a tailor in Udaipur in connection with a dispute over the Prophet’s remarks, the entire state of Rajasthan was put on alert, the internet was shut down for 24 hours, and large-scale rallies were banned for a month. rice field.
Kanhaiya Lal was stabbed and his throat was torn by two men who came to his store and killed him in the daytime.
The murder, filmed by an attacker who boasted in a video about the murder and threatened Prime Minister Narendra Modi, heightened tensions in Udaipur and throughout the state. Prime Minister Ashok Jerot, Parliamentary Rahul Gandhi, and other leaders have called for peace.
Kanhaiya Lal appears to have expressed support for social media for former BJP spokesman Nupur Sharma, who caused a great deal of controversy at home and abroad with her provocative comments on the Prophet Mohammed.