Malda riots : Attackers get Bail

Malda-ProtestMalda district of West Bengal turned violent on sunday with Muslim groups attacking a local police station ,to the hate speech by Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha leader Kamlesh Tiwari. Tiwari reportedly stated that Prophet Muhammad the first homosexual in the world.

About 2 lakh muslims attacked the police station with firearms, Police fired 40 rounds in air. But no effect . The station office sought SP’s permission to fire on the attacking mob . Inspector incharge Subrato Ghosh , the ASI’s – Ram Saha, S Bhowmik and D Sarkar and four civic police were severely injured.

Many houses of around Kaliachak thana attacked, ransacked, looted. Reports say even Women were severely molested. So far only 9 out of 130 accused have been arrested and 6 of 9 were let off with bail .