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Rising Muslim population a worry, says Praveen Togadia

Praveen Togadia said that the rising Muslim population in India, as suggested in the census, is a cause for concern.

Written by Dipti Singh | Nashik | Published: August 29, 2015 2:40 am
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Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Praveen Togadia has said that the rising Muslim population in India is a cause of worry and that the Hindu community may have to brace itself for “ethnic cleansing” in the near future.

“Hindus must act immediately so that India remains a Hindu majority nation. Or they should get ready for ethnic cleansing like it was done in Kashmir and Afghanistan,” he told reporters in Nashik.

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Togadia said that the rising Muslim population in India, as suggested in the census, is a cause for concern.

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According to Togadia, the issue will be discussed in a closed-door meeting — or ‘Sant Sammelan’ — between VHP leaders on September 5 at the Rashtriya Sant Shri Sadguru Janardan Swami Ashram in Nashik. The decision made at the meeting will be made public on September 6 — VHP’s Golden Jubilee anniversary.

“The declining number of Hindus is taken very seriously by Hindu seers. What is more worrisome is the increasing number of Muslims. Increasing number of Muslims and declining numbers of Hindu post Independence and post separation is alarming,” Togadia said.

The census findings on the religious make-up of the country show that the proportion of Hindus within the total population declined by 0.7 percentage points between 2001-2011, while the proportion of Muslims within the total population has increased by 0.8 per cent.

“We wish to work with government on resolving these issues,” Togadia added.

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  1. M
    Jan 2, 2016 at 10:41 am
    India is HINDU nation
    1. R
      Ram Yadav
      Aug 29, 2015 at 10:01 pm
      We are with you sir we will teach them lesson DO NOT WORRY boss PIGS cannot fight with LION so cool soon they will kill themselves clic example is SYRIA,,AFG,IRAQ, you name it you found it no worry sir any way we are here to protect our community at any cost JAI SREE RAM
      1. S
        Aug 29, 2015 at 12:31 pm
        First worry for the 80% of your community from which 70% are struggling for their basic needs in the country. You have not done anything for hindu community, but you have damaged a lot. If you are so worried about your people then go to slum and clean the slum where many of your brothers are dying on daily basis. Because of people like you our nation is not prospering at a faster rate. There are many good hindus and many good muslims are there in india and vice versa. Don't preach religion when you don't practice it.
        1. L
          Aug 29, 2015 at 6:32 pm
          IUML in UP & Punjab voted for creation of but after 15.8.47 they chose to stay back here , why?
          1. L
            Aug 29, 2015 at 9:09 pm
            If you want spl treatment you may go to stan , India is secular ok ?
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