Update on this story. Of course, I’m glad to hear them say this, but I would like to see them convince those who carried out the attack. “Attack provocative, defaming Islam: CM,” from Express India, with thanks to Anthony:
Srinagar – Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, People’s
Democratic Party president and MP Mehbooba Mufti and Congress Pradesh
president Peerzada Mohammad Sayeed have strongly condemned the attack at Ayodhya today.
The Chief Minister termed the attack as “highly provocative and defaming Islam and its followers”.
Condemning the attack at Ayodhya, Mehbooba Mufti said acts like these were giving a bad name to a great religion that teaches harmony and amity among people. She said those who indulge in such acts cannot be true followers of their religion. She said the attackers were enemies of the peace process between India and Pakistan, adding that the two countries had come close to each other after over 50 years of acrimony. She cautioned people against elements that were out to vitiate the atmosphere of peace…