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Protests erupt in several parts of India over remarks on Prophet

Vehicles were torched and vandalised and sporadic incidents of sloganeering and stone-pelting were also reported from several places. From massive protest outside Delhi's Jama Masjid to burning of Nupur Sharma's effigy in Belgavi, incidents across states on Friday had the police on their toes



Security personnel deployed after violence during protest over controversial remarks made by two now-suspended BJP leaders about Prophet Mohammad, in Howrah district
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Security personnel deployed after violence during protest over controversial remarks made by two now-suspended BJP leaders about Prophet Mohammad, in Howrah district
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People belonging to Muslim community, holding placards, stage a protest after the Friday prayers at Jama Masjid, in New Delhi
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People belonging to Muslim community, holding placards, stage a protest after the Friday prayers at Jama Masjid, in New Delhi
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Police personnel chase away people during their protest demanding arrest of former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma over her remarks against Prophet Muhammad, in Ahmedabad
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Police personnel chase away people during their protest demanding arrest of former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma over her remarks against Prophet Muhammad, in Ahmedabad
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Veiled Muslim women hold placards during a protest against controversial remarks about Prophet Mohammad, in Srinagar
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Veiled Muslim women hold placards during a protest against controversial remarks about Prophet Mohammad, in Srinagar
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Bajrang Dal activists stage a protest, a day after clashes in Bhaderwah in Jammu
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Bajrang Dal activists stage a protest, a day after clashes in Bhaderwah in Jammu
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 Members of Muslim community stage a protest after offering Friday prayers at a ground in Muslim Naka, in Old Panvel
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Members of Muslim community stage a protest after offering Friday prayers at a ground in Muslim Naka, in Old Panvel
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Carts set on fire by miscreants in Ranchi
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Carts set on fire by miscreants in Ranchi
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Members of Muslim Students Federation Delhi University stage a protest after two persons from the Muslim community were allegedly killed by police in Ranchi during protest
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Members of Muslim Students Federation Delhi University stage a protest after two persons from the Muslim community were allegedly killed by police in Ranchi during protest
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 A Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel injured while trying to maintain law and order during a protest at Atala area in Prayagraj
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A Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel injured while trying to maintain law and order during a protest at Atala area in Prayagraj
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Security personnel stand guard as Muslim devotees stage a protest at Tile Wali Masjid, in Lucknow
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Security personnel stand guard as Muslim devotees stage a protest at Tile Wali Masjid, in Lucknow
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