‘Love jihad’ on official agenda of BJP’s UP unit, meet today

The BJP state president had raised an incident in Faizabad where a Hindu girl was allegedly murdered by a Muslim youth.

Written by Lalmani Verma | Lucknow | Updated: August 24, 2014 9:22 am

The Uttar Pradesh unit of BJP has decided to include the issues of ‘love jihad’ and conversion of Hindus on the agenda for its two-day state executive committee meet, which begins in Mathura on Saturday. The decision came days after RSS wing Dharma Jagran Manch launched a campaign against ‘love jihad’, which refers to Hindu girls being allegedly converted to Islam for marriage, in the state.

BJP national president Amit Shah will inaugurate the state executive meeting in which all state and national leaders from Uttar Pradesh will participate and draft the party’s action plan for the 2017 Assembly elections.

“Issues of ‘love jihad’ and conversion of Hindus would be raised during discussions over law and order situation in the state and the party will also draft its future action plan to fight against these issues,” said state party president Laxmikant Bajpai.

Bajpai said that recent incidents of communal tension in Saharanpur, Moradabad, Meerut and Ambedkar Nagar would also be discussed.

“Love jihad had so far been on the agenda of RSS only. The BJP has now started raising voice against it after coming to power at the Centre,” said another BJP leader.

During a workers’ convention held in the presence of Shah recently, the BJP state president had raised an incident in Faizabad where a Hindu girl was allegedly murdered by a Muslim youth. Local BJP leaders of Faizabad suspected it to be a case of ‘love jihad’. Shah had blamed “vote bank politics” and “appeasement policy” of the Samajwadi Party government for the deteriorating law and order situation in the state.

The Dharma Jagran Manch of RSS on Raksha Bandhan festival had started a seven-day campaign, appealing to Hindus for support in curbing ‘love jihad’ and requesting  Hindu girls not to “fall prey” to such youths who lure them to get converted.

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    7th SENSE
    Jan 18, 2015 at 10:35 am
    Hey fool wat ur talking ?? PERIYAR died long ago !!
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      7th SENSE
      Jan 18, 2015 at 10:42 am
      How can govt take action for the thing which isn't exist?? its an drama to increase media TRP rating and govt to partion india and politicians to increase the votes
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        7th SENSE
        Jan 18, 2015 at 10:36 am
        Rather than saying muslims married hindu women or hindus married muslims particullarly focusing on religion?? Can say hindus and Muslims gets married each other that sound good
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          7th SENSE
          Jan 18, 2015 at 10:34 am
          U wanna know about "LOVE JIHAD" remember the climax of iron man-3 !! hw the govt cheats citizen by using media same in india abt love jihad
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            7th SENSE
            Jan 18, 2015 at 10:38 am
            Well then Great example MODI !!
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              7th SENSE
              Jan 18, 2015 at 10:30 am
              india got youth(Humanity,education,talent,more over heart) as well dont forget that
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                alam
                Aug 23, 2014 at 7:43 am
                RIGHT .............................100 %.................
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                  Anon
                  Aug 24, 2014 at 12:28 pm
                  Dragon, there are plenty of Hindus as well who abhor the bjp s anti national politics
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                    Anil
                    Aug 23, 2014 at 10:29 am
                    If love jihad is not there and non Muslim girls are converting as per their wish then why are they given rewards after conversion ? In reverse case if a non Muslim guy tries to marry a Muslim girl they oppose it and allow it only if that guy is ready to convert to Islam. why only non muslim girls should convert to Islam ? why not the Muslim girls convert to other religion after love and marriage ? It is clear indication of 'love jihad' carried out by expansionists Muslims.
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                      Arsalan
                      Aug 23, 2014 at 9:55 am
                      Is the same thing valid, if a Hindu male wants to get married second time, for which he has to get converted to some other religion apart from Hinduism. High time for people in India as well as around the world to realize the fact that politicians use religion only for exploitation, need not to mention religion is just a game for them to make us fight among ourselves and letting them rule over us......
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                        Chandra
                        Aug 23, 2014 at 10:19 am
                        De facto stupid response where actions of some tainted community members are hidden while blaming BJP , Rss etc. everyone else. Just for once own up to the crimes.
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                          Devi Balan
                          Aug 23, 2014 at 5:05 pm
                          but christians and sikhs wont join u..they hate muslims!!! in kerala christian organisations are wrkin together with VHP against love jihad
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                            Farooq Khan
                            Aug 23, 2014 at 4:06 pm
                            i am a kashmiri muslim. i do not find this a political issuesanjay dutt has married some muslim girl. why its not coming in politics
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                              Farooq Khan
                              Aug 23, 2014 at 4:04 pm
                              is india secular?why you think muslim boys have always religion in mind.why your parties are divided on basis of religion.
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                                disqus_RQjGBcrnoY
                                Aug 23, 2014 at 4:54 pm
                                Shahrukh Khan , Aamir Khan , has also married Hindu woman,
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                                  disqus_RQjGBcrnoY
                                  Aug 23, 2014 at 4:55 pm
                                  not all Muslims have religion in mind. But every communal person is not Hindu and all Muslims are not secular
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                                    Das
                                    Aug 23, 2014 at 11:15 pm
                                    Of course there are exceptions where Muslim female marries Hindu without Hindu being threatened or actually killed. But one the w Muslim community ensures that if handful of Muslim women do marry non-Muslim then the male has to convert and the very least children are invariably Muslims . On the other hand much higher number of Muslims male marry Hindu girls, and whether rich or poor their progeny is almost always Muslim. This is creeping Islamization by stealth.
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                                      Haroon Rashid
                                      Aug 23, 2014 at 8:12 pm
                                      The utopian theory of "Love Jihad" was floated by the VHP/RSS and their offshoots simply to uptick animosity against Muslims and polarise the Hindus to garner support for the Hindutva agendas. Anyone with a sane head will never believe that anything like what they call as Love Jihad is possible in reality.I can get you scores of examples of Hindu boys of having married Muslim girls around me. I have never heard something like Muslims charging that Hindu boys were in a conspiracy to lure away Muslim girls. Muslims never bother to make it an issue, although it's true that some Muslims resent such marriage.Across the country, Hindu girls are falling in love with Muslim boys and getting married. The same way, Muslim girls are also falling in love with Hindu boys before getting married. As Compared to their Hindu counterpart, Muslim girls are more backward and shy. So, a Muslim girl is less likely to have enough boldness to go forward and fall in love with a Hindu boy and marry him. This is the simple reason why perhaps the Hindu girls marrying into Islam outnumber the Muslim girls marrying into Hinduism.VHP and other Hindu groups are simply making it an issue to trigger more communal riots to help BJP polarise majority Hindu votes in its favour, ahead of key state elections.
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                                        Victor ray
                                        Aug 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm
                                        Is that the reason recently one Hindu guy was threatened to death because he wanted to marry a muslim girl and both of them now get police protection.?
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                                          iftiindian
                                          Aug 23, 2014 at 8:49 am
                                          This is not surprising,the accused of many murder for which Amit shah has been jailed for three month,made Bjp chief to conspire against Muslim and implement all those heinous and cowardly trick to vitiate the atmosphere by which he burnt the gujrat.The mother of all terrorist Hindu organisation,RSS will not let the Indians live peacefully.They used Babri masjid to spread hatred in otherwise peaceful society and now they are trying to raise non issue.Now enough is enough right minded people should come forward and give these agent of poison a being reply so that they cannot be able to raise their heads ever again.
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                                            Arshad Islam
                                            Aug 23, 2014 at 5:26 pm
                                            Buddy every inter-religious marriage invites threat and ridicule. It does not matter if the guy is muslim, sikh or hindu. Trust me i have seen many of them. I find ppl who threaten them to be people who think that their religion/ppl are right or under threat for some reason or the other.And if i scroll through this discussion there are many such ppl. So my suggestion is that please do away with your rabid thoughts. Ppl with such thoughts can not be good muslims or hindus.
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