Thampu’s second post, uploaded at around 11 pm, said: “I decided to put my media friends to a test. Announced a short while ago my intention to write a piece... and gave it an intriguing title. Just as I expected, it was picked up at once.”
“Everything has changed. Ramzan used to be a joyous occasion but now everyone is worried. I cannot risk offering namaz at the mosque for an hour and-a-half. They burnt it down and hurt us once; how do we know it won’t happen again?” he says.