Elders offer prayers at Jama Mosque in Ahmedabad, India – Muslims account for about 14 per cent of India’s 1.4 billion population. Photo: AP
Elders offer prayers at Jama Mosque in Ahmedabad, India – Muslims account for about 14 per cent of India’s 1.4 billion population. Photo: AP
India

US says some Indian officials ignoring or supporting attacks on minorities

  • Killings, assaults, and intimidation, had occurred throughout last year in India, including on non-Hindus for slaughtering cows or trading in beef, report said
  • Disputes between religious communities in India have flared since independence from British rule in 1947, but they have become more common in recent years

Elders offer prayers at Jama Mosque in Ahmedabad, India – Muslims account for about 14 per cent of India’s 1.4 billion population. Photo: AP
Elders offer prayers at Jama Mosque in Ahmedabad, India – Muslims account for about 14 per cent of India’s 1.4 billion population. Photo: AP
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