Courtesy: Swati Goel Sharma – senior editor Swarajya
With awareness and active social media more and more hate crimes are coming to light. The religious hatred at display is very much indicative of ulterior designs which youngsters seem to ignore and fall into such situations in the course loosing their lives.
Swati Goel Sharma’s articles on such hate crimes say a lot about the current social state of affairs.
In the wake of the killing of Billapram Nagaraju in Hyderabad, a thread on some of my reports on Hindu men killed for courting Muslim women in recent years #HateCrimes
Dablu Singh, 22, killed by mama and brother of his girlfriend. Dablu’s mother and chachi told me on video that the killers had asked him to either convert to Islam or stop courting their daughter. Dablu had refused and continued to be in touch with girl
Sanjay Kumar was killed and mutilated by family of his wife after he returned home a year after their marriage. Neighbours told me his wife’s mother would tell colony she won’t let her daughter be cremated
We got poor mother compensation from SC commission
Rahul, 20, lynched outside his house by cousins and brothers of his girlfriend. They call him on pretext of talking about his relationship with their sister but kill him
Ravi, 17, killed by brothers of his schoolmate who he had gone to meet for wising New Year. She lived in nearby village. We, through @sewanyaya, cleared off Rs 1 lakh private loan taken by his family for his hospitalisation
Minor boy killed and mutilated by mother and step-father of his classmate in Karnataka, which we are told is some kind of a ‘Hindutva laboratory’
Ankit Saxena from Delhi- Behind Ankit Saxena a familiar foe in religious bigotry