New Delhi: Amid controversy over suspended Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP) chief Nupur Sharma’s remarks on Prophet Muhammad, terrorist organisation Al-Qaeda within the Subcontinent (AQIS) has threatened suicide assaults in Delhi, Mumbai, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh to “fight for the dignity of Prophet”. In a press release dated June 6, 2022, the fear outfit has mentioned that the “saffron terrorists should now await their end in Delhi and Bombay and in UP and Gujarat”.
“The offenders of the Prophet Muhammad, the pride of humanity, shall find no amnesty or clemency, no peace and security will save them and this matter will not close with any words of condemnation of sorrow,” the risk letter learn.
“They shall find refuge neither in their homes nor in their fortified army cantonments. May our mothers be bereaved of us if we do not avenge our beloved Prophet,” it added.
“We shall kill those who affront our Prophet and we shall bind explosives with our bodies and the bodies of our children to blow away the ranks of those who dare to dishonor our Prophet,” the Al-Qaeda within the Subcontinent mentioned.
The assertion comes amid widespread anger in West Asian countries over controversial remarks on Prophet Muhammad made by two former BJP functionaries. A number of gulf nations have additionally summoned the Indian ambassadors over the remarks towards Prophet Muhammad.
In the meantime, the Delhi Police has supplied safety to Nupur Sharma and her household after an FIR was registered on a criticism that she was getting demise threats over her controversial remarks on the Prophet. She had requested the police to offer safety citing harassment and threats she had been receiving.
“Sharma and her family have been provided police security after she alleged that she has been receiving threats and was being harassed over her remarks,” an official mentioned.
The BJP, notably, on Sunday had suspended Nupur Sharma and expelled its Delhi unit media head Naveen Kumar Jindal because the row over their alleged derogatory remarks towards Prophet Muhammad escalated with protests from a number of Muslim international locations.
After the motion, Sharma unconditionally withdrew her controversial assertion and claimed that her feedback had been a response to “continuous insult and disrespect towards our Mahadev (Lord Shiva)”, referring to the Gyanvap mosque row.
Amid demonstrations by Muslim teams and the sharp response from international locations like Kuwait, Qatar and Iran, the BJP issued a press release asserting that it respects all religions and strongly denounces insults of any non secular character.
Sharma’s feedback, made throughout a TV debate a number of days again, and Jindal’s now-deleted tweets, have additionally sparked a Twitter pattern calling for a boycott of Indian merchandise in some international locations.
(With company inputs)