Muslim own family attacked on Holi places Gurugram house on sale, says will return to UP
Days after a mob barged into their house in Dhumaspur village in Bhondsi and attacked them on Holi, the Muslim circle of relatives has decided to promote their house and pass lower back to their village, Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh.
Maintaining that the selection turned into taken on Monday after a assembly, with extra than 30 in their spouse and children, changed into held in the village, the participants of the own family, who are still nursing their accidents, stated they’re “residing in a steady nation of panic and are worried for their youngsters”.
Mohammad Dilshad (32), the complainant inside the case, said, “We have spoken to a few property sellers. My cousins even met some of them in Badshahpur on Monday, inquiring for them to get the residence offered at the earliest. In 2016, we spent nearly Rs 42 lakh from our difficult-earned cash in constructing the house. But now we are equipped to even sell it at a lesser rate. We just want to land up our business and return to our village in Baghpat.”
The own family hails from Panchi village in Bhagpat, some 72km from Gurugram. They had moved to Gurugram in 2005 and have been residing on rent till 2015.
The circle of relatives runs a furnishings business in Badshahpur. “People are looking to politicise the incident and we don’t need to be birthday celebration to it. We are fighting for justice and are thankful to folks that visited us and extended their guide,” Dilshad said.
The contributors of the circle of relatives stated that the incident has affected the mental fitness of the kids within the residence. Samina, a mom of six who became additionally injured within the assault, stated, “The youngsters are scared to assignment out of the residence. They have even refused to wait faculty and haven’t slept because the incident. They maintain stressful that the suspects will go back and burn them alive – some thing that they’d threatened to do before leaving that day. We are susceptible and helpless and cannot hazard our lives by means of residing on this village.”
An altercation among the Muslim family and men from a neighbouring village over cricket took a violent switch on Holi while approximately 15-20 guys barged into the circle of relatives’s residence with sticks and rods. The mob thrashed and injured as a minimum 12 human beings inside the residence owned by way of Samina’s husband, Sajid Siddiqui. The others injured had been the members of his extended family. According to them, the mob did not spare even children, who were allegedly pulled out of an almirah they were hiding and beaten up.
One of the victims stated they did now not wish to depart the region as they were doing nicely of their fixtures enterprise but they’ve no longer been left with any choice but to leave the town. “There are best two Muslims houses and no help from locals. If we do no longer compromise with the accused, they may ensure we do now not stay peacefully,” stated Akhtar Siddique, one in every of Sajid’s brothers.
The city police, in the meantime, said they have given due protection to the own family and a crew of police has been stationed out of doors their house. “We have deployed one vehicle and six police employees spherical the clock. We will make sure the own family gets justice. We will behavior truthful and fast research,” said Himanshu Garg, deputy commissioner of police (south).