Red 'cross marks' in few Mus­lim so­ci­eties trig­ger panic in Gu­jarat

The Free Press Journal - - NATION - AGEN­CIES /

Panic gripped Mus­lim fam­i­lies in some pock­ets of a Hindu-dom­i­nated area here af­ter they found red "cross marks" on the main gates of their so­ci­eties on Sun­day morn­ing. An in­ves­ti­ga­tion, how­ever, re­vealed that the marks were painted by the civic body's san­i­ta­tion staff. The city po­lice swung into ac­tion af­ter res­i­dents of one such so­ci­ety in Paldi area here wrote a let­ter on Mon­day to the Elec­tion Com­mis­sion and the city's po­lice com­mis­sioner, urg­ing them to in­quire the mat­ter.

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