Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Moral policing


Karnataka: Group of men and women on outing targeted over presence of Muslims

August 18, 2022 9:46 am

The three men were allegedly beaten up and their two female friends verbally abused in Madikeri by a mob that also photographed them and punctured the tyres of their car.

Bajrang Dal members stop party at Mangaluru pub: A string of moral policing instances in Karnataka

July 27, 2022 6:41 am

Last year, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai had come under fire when his reply to a question on incidents of moral policing was seen as an endorsement.

Operation Romeo: Neeraj Pandey backs film on moral policing, says ‘audience will relate to all the characters’

April 04, 2022 8:20 am

The trailer of Operation Romeo was launched on Friday at DY Patil B-School Campus by the entire star-cast of the film. Produced by Friday Filmworks and Reliance Entertainment, the film stars Bhumika Chawla and Sidhant Gupta in the lead roles.

Puducherry police deny woman's allegation of moral policing

February 28, 2022 2:18 pm

A woman alleged that the police told her that she was "not dressed properly" when she visited the tourist town on Saturday along with her friends. She posted a video of an altercation with the police on Twitter.

7 arrested in two cases as incidents of moral policing resurface in coastal Karnataka

December 12, 2021 2:47 pm

The police said the suspects accused the boy, a native of Shivamogga, of misbehaving on the bus and assaulted him.

Karnataka: Hindu women abused for travelling in Muslim man's car, two arrested in Dakshina Kannada

October 10, 2021 9:07 pm

The two Hindu women were travelling on a two-wheeler to Moodbidri. Their friend Soudha and her husband Ashraf offered to drop them at the temple since they were also going the same way.

Moral policing: Five activists of Bajrang Dal arrested in Karnataka for attacking medical students

September 29, 2021 7:22 am

The accused had stopped the students’ car at the Surathkal checkpost and questioned the women for “being in the company of Muslims” before manhandling the students

Moral policing in Karnataka: Two rightwing activists held in Dakshina Kannada

September 24, 2021 7:54 am

In her complaint, the woman has said the two accused abused her and her colleague for interacting with Muslim colleague.

Bengaluru ‘moral-policing’: Congress leader Kavitha Reddy arrested, actor Samyuktha Hegde says don’t want to pursue case

September 10, 2020 7:50 am

Kavitha Reddy was released on bail on the same day. According to the police, Samyuktha Hegde hasn’t formally withdrawn her complaint against Reddy yet.

Watch: Bengaluru girl asked to wear 'Indian dress' fights moral policing

October 06, 2019 2:04 pm

The incident took place on Thursday night around 9 pm and the video was uploaded on Friday, following which it went viral on Facebook and Twitter.