#NotInMyName News

Another #NotInMyName, this time for Amarnath

Around them, the #NotInMyName protest that was called to condemn the terror attack on seven pilgrims who undertook the Amarnath Yatra, had started to fizzle out.

Why I support #NotInMyName: My daughter is Shahana. And I will stand like a wall if that name bothers you

Do I support it? Yes, I do. Warts and all. Some people (and, an admission: most of my “ideas” about the “rest”, and the rest there appeared many, were formed from social media posts. So I apologise if I am missing you out, dear reader) had questioned the nomenclature.


At Jantar Mantar: Not in my name, I came here to break the silence

#NotInMyName protests: A few metres away, Muslim government employee, who identified himself as a “secular insaan”, said, “I don’t want to live in an India without Hindus or temples. The beauty of our country is diversity. Why would I want to deny myself of that?”

#NotInMyName protests: Thousands hit the streets against mob lynchings

The protests were organised in New Delhi, Kolkata, Allahabad, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Patna, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Lucknow, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram

#NotInMyName: Twitterati all across cities post pictures of the protest and express solidarity

The protest is being helmed by Gurgaon-based filmmaker Saba Dewan who called for the protest. And on her Facebook post had written,""Shouldn't there be protests against the lynchings especially after the murder yesterday in Delhi NCR by a mob of a 16 year old Muslim boy? If not now then when?"