Ahmedabad: The Vadodara Municipal Corporation as part of its ‘Slum Free Vadodara’ campaign demolished over 300 homes in Suleiman Chawl and is planning to relocate around 300 families—mostly Muslims— at Kapurai, a neighbourhood.
However, Kapurai residents wants Muslims out of their locality and therefore in protest against the move, write a letter to the Municipal Corporation.
The residents in the letter to the municipal body insisting not to relocate them since letting Muslims into their locality will “hamper the peace-loving nature here” and their “daily activity involves assaulting and abusing.”
Relocating the families would lead to “riots, assaults, criminal incidents, hampering the social order in the area”. report in The Indian Express said on Thursday.