An area courtroom in Surat denied bail to a 51-year-old man known as Muhammad Samat Ali Sheikh who had disguised himself as Mukesh Mahavir Gupta and married a Hindu woman from the Dindili area. On the time, Sheikh claimed to be a Railway worker, studies Desh Gujarat.
After a couple of months of marriage, the sufferer Hindu woman realized that her husband was not Hindu. She was subsequently pressured to transform to Islam and carry out Namaz. Feeling harassed, the sufferer filed a criticism on the Dindoli police station of Surat. The police filed an FIR towards the accused and charged him underneath the Freedom of Faith Act and different related sections of the IPC.
Since then, the accused has been held in judicial custody. The accused sought launch for 30 days on medical grounds, however the authorities’s lawyer, RP Dobariya, had opposed it. The courtroom in its order rejected the plea of the accused searching for bail.
The menace of Love Jihad (Grooming jihad) has been quickly spreading its tentacles throughout many elements of the nation, the place susceptible Hindu ladies are being focused by Muslim males, enticed and misled, forcibly transformed to Islam, tortured, raped, after which both killed or deserted.
To fight this grave risk, many states, together with Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, and Karnataka, have enacted stringent legal guidelines that criminalise Love Jihad and different types of unlawful conversions. Nonetheless, a number of incidents proceed to emerge each different day from each nook and nook of the nation the place inclined and susceptible Hindu ladies are being focused and exploited within the identify of ‘love’.
OpIndia has persistently been on the forefront of reporting incidents through which susceptible Hindu ladies are groomed to simply accept their very own subjugation by the hands of Muslim males. When the 12 months 2022 got here to an finish, OpIndia reported as many as 153 situations of ‘Love Jihad’ or ‘Grooming Jihad’ we documented final 12 months.