Hyderabad: Supporting Muslim Personal Law Board’s stand against Uniform Civil Code, chiefs and authorities of Dalit and ST organisations distributed forms of signature campaign after Friday prayers at the foot of historical Makkah Masjid. CL Yadgiri, Ramulu Yadav, Prof. Parveen Kumar, led by Dalit leader J B Raju along with Chief Convenor Front Sanaullah Khan, Hayat Husain, Habeeb, Rasheed Khan Azad, Shaikh Faheem, Dr. Mohammed Nazim Ali, Sudarshan, M A Rasheed, Mohammed Vali and others were present.
Ex-Corporator and Congress leader Mohammed Ghouse participated in the programme as Chief Guest. Later talking to media JB Raju expressed strong anger over Modi government’s attempts to implement Uniform Civil Code. He said Modi government is trying to divide people of the country in the name of Uniform Civil Code. He further said, be it triple Talaq or some other issue, dalits and scheduled tribes will not remain silent on any injustice done towards Muslims. He revealed that Dalit and scheduled tribes support Muslims personal Law Board on this matter. He advised the Muslims to organise signature campaign with patience and submit crores of signature forms to the central government.
Mr. Mohammed Ghouse declared launching of signature campaign by dalits and STs as the best example of religious tolerance.