Acharya Krishnam demands arrest of Zakir Naik for ‘inspiring’ Dhaka attackers

"Zakir Naik should be arrested in a case of treason. Nobody should be permitted to spit venom against any religion," said Acharya Krishnam.

By: PTI | Ghaziabad | Updated: July 8, 2016 8:33 pm
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Acharya Pramod Krishnam on Friday demanded the arrest of Islamic preacher Zakir Naik who is accused of “inspiring” the Dhaka cafe attackers.

Mumbai-based Naik has come under the scanner after it was reported that his speeches have inspired some of the attackers of Dhaka cafe in which 20 hostages lost their lives.

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“Zakir Naik should be arrested in a case of treason. Nobody should be permitted to spit venom against any religion,” said Krishnam at a press conference.

Maharashtra government had on Thursday ordered a probe into the speeches by the Muslim televangelist even as the central government is probing funding of NGO run by Naik.

Krishnam, who headed the five-member panel of saints constituted by the state government to look into the alleged Kairana exodus, demanded early action against the errant persons in the case.

The panel had denied reports that Hindus were migrating due to threats from Muslims and pointed towards a “dangerous conspiracy” to disturb the communal atmosphere of the state.

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  1. E
    Jul 8, 2016 at 4:09 pm
    First of all don't talk unnecessary things without proof! lt;br/gt;Show us the speech first. Tell us what he said!
    1. E
      Jul 9, 2016 at 5:47 am
      No, actually us means United States!! What are you, a stupid 8 year old?
      1. E
        Jul 8, 2016 at 4:14 pm
        Show the full speech! Don't take speeches out of context like a hypocrite!
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          Taquib Rahman
          Jul 10, 2016 at 5:17 am
          LTTE and Nexalite are hindu Terrorist organization, can blame and ban shri Ravi Shankar and Hindu Pandiths?#ZakirNaik
          1. R
            Jul 9, 2016 at 12:44 am
            show 'us'.. wh is this 'us' ? kashmiri j!had!s? ISI agents in India? MIM? Diggy-money iyer who?
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              Vilas Kulkarni
              Jul 8, 2016 at 3:21 pm
              yes what he states is hundred percent correct , we have to arrest him immediately afterthought any dealay
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