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'No one dares scare away anyone from Kairana'

MUZAFFARNAGAR: Barely months clear of the 2019 General Elections, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath raked up the Kairana exodus issue throughout his speech within the state meeting on Monday. Later within the evening, he additionally tweeted, “Today no one dares scare away anyone from Kairana and Kandhla. The government has made up our minds to put in a PAC corporate between Kairana and Kandhla.”
The CM’s remarks came nearly two years after the then BJP MP Hukum Singh had alleged that worry of Muslim criminals used to be using Hindus out his constituency -- Kairana. Singh’s allegation, made within the run up to UP meeting elections held between February and March, 2017, turned into a big poll issue. However, in May 2018 bypolls necessitated via the demise of Hukum Singh, UP got its first Muslim MP in Tabassum Hasan who beat, sarcastically, Mriganka Singh -- the daughter of the man who raised the exodus issue.

Giving main points of the PAC camp in Kairana, Shamli superintendent of police Ajay Kumar mentioned, “To construct the PAC camp, 75-acre land has been recognized. A firing range can be constructed within the house.” The SP added that a thousand PAC team of workers will probably be deployed within the area to lend a hand handle law and order whenever required.

In June 2016, then Kairana MP Hukum Singh had kicked up a political typhoon after he produced an inventory of 250 Hindu families who had allegedly migrated out of Kairana on account of “force from the opposite community”. An afternoon later, Singh, alternatively, modified his narrative and attributed the reason for “exodus” to deteriorating law and order state of affairs. The BJP accused the Samajwadi Party of pursuing minorities appeasement policies and the issue turned into a promise within the BJP’s election manifesto for the 2017 UP meeting polls. The BJP leaders pledged to “determine rule of law again in Kairana”.

Later, a workforce of the National Human Right Commission additionally visited the area and prepared a report on the issue claiming that exodus were indeed a reality.

In February 2018, BJP MP Hukum Singh died after an extended sickness and bypoll used to be held in Kairana in May 2018. Rashtriya Lok Dal candidate Tabassum Hasan, who used to be supported via each SP and BSP, defeated Hukum Singh’s daughter Mriganka Singh within the bypoll.

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