Srinagar, January 2: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday alleged that ”fringe elements” who were targeting Muslim women online had the ”official patronage”. “Appalling that the criminals behind such derogatory & demeaning actions against Muslim women are given a free run,” the former chief minister tweeted.
She was reacting after photographs of at least 100 influential Muslim women were uploaded for auction on an app sparking outrage. Also Read | Sulli Deals 2.0: GitHub blocks creator of Bulli Bai Website; Further Action Initiated, Informs IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw.
Mehbooba Mufti’s Tweet
Appalling that the criminals behind such derogatory & demeaning actions against muslim women are given a free run. Whether its open calls for genocide of muslims or targeting muslim women online it is clear that these fringe elements enjoy the patronage of those in power https://t.co/EayNZ9cXml
— Mehbooba Mufti (@MehboobaMufti) January 2, 2022
IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw has said GitHub, the hosting platform, has confirmed blocking the user and that CERT and police authorities are coordinating further action. Also Read | Tamil Nadu Govt to Commence Virtual Treatment for COVID-19 Patients, Says Health Minister Ma Subramanian.
Mehbooba, however, alleged, “…it is clear that these fringe elements enjoy the patronage of those in power.”
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