Karimganj, April 16, 2019
All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) supremo and perfume baron Maulana Badruddin Ajmal on April 15th, 2019 launched a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would force-feed pork to the Muslims if voted to power in the Lok Sabha elections.
Referring to the recent hate crime incident in Biswanath district of Assam, Ajmal said, “Their (BJP) people force-fed Shaukat Ali pork. I am extremely hurt the way he was beaten up. If voted to power, the BJP will force-feed pork to all the Muslims. Do you want to eat pork? It’s a question of our Quran, Constitution, madrassa, protection of our women-girls,” said Ajmal while addressing an election campaign for Karimganj candidate, Radheshyam Biswas.
Ali was allegedly beaten up and forced to eat pork by a group of people at Madhupur weekly in Biswanath district who were angry over his selling beef in Assam. It may be mentioned that the consumption of pork in a taboo among most Muslims.