Independent lawmaker, Abdul Rashid (left) shouts after being attacked by Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) legislators in the legislative assembly in Srinagar. Photo: AFP Independent lawmaker, Abdul Rashid (left) shouts after being attacked by Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) legislators in the legislative assembly in Srinagar. Photo: AFP
Independent lawmaker, Abdul Rashid (left) shouts after being attacked by Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) legislators in the legislative assembly in Srinagar. Photo: AFP

Food fight in parliament: Modi appeals for unity after Indian lawmakers brawl over eating beef

Tensions have escalated after a Muslim man’s murder for supposedly eating beef in Hindu-majority India.

Independent lawmaker, Abdul Rashid (left) shouts after being attacked by Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) legislators in the legislative assembly in Srinagar. Photo: AFP Independent lawmaker, Abdul Rashid (left) shouts after being attacked by Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) legislators in the legislative assembly in Srinagar. Photo: AFP
Independent lawmaker, Abdul Rashid (left) shouts after being attacked by Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) legislators in the legislative assembly in Srinagar. Photo: AFP
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