More on Ummid: International l National Regional l Politics Business Religion l History l Culture l Education



Ittehad-e-Millat Convention in Bhopal on May 23

SDPI gets recognition from Election Commission

Karnataka Gram Panchayat polls: SDPI bags 67 seats

Amina Haroon tops AMU Class X Exams

Rizwan's mother now hopeful of getting justice

Sultans of Science: Arab-Muslim discoveries on display

Rent-a-Riot: Ram Sena files complaint against journalist

CBSE results declared in Ajmer, Chennai, Panchkula regions

US Muslim soldier struggles to get harassment complaint heard


Naxals may have link with Let: Chhattisgarh CM: After the possible nexus between right wing Hindu ..... Read Full

Top Indian Army Commanders’ to discuss Naxal violence

Muslims in India don’t vote effectively, so are the Muslims in United States: One of the many reasons behind the sufferings ..... Read Full

Country of Immigrants, United States is a WORLD in itself

World not a paradise like Washington: Courtesy, US Foreign Policy


Top Muslim clerics to take part in Ittehad-e-Millat Convention in Bhopal on May 23: Keeping aside their sectarian differences and rivalries Muslim Ulema (clerics) of various sects from all over India .... Read Full

Amina Haroon tops AMU Class X Exams: The result of Secondary School Certificate (Class X) Annual Examination-2010 of the Aligarh Muslim University .... Read Full

Sultans of Science: Arab-Muslim discoveries, inventions on display: After the Muslim Heritage and Invention exhibition titled .... Read Full

US Muslim soldier struggles to get harassment complaint addressed: Two months after a Muslim soldier complained to the Pentagon .... Read Full



Education for Muslim girls important: Farangi Mahal Fatwa: Close on the heels of the controversy about the fatwa on the Deoband  .... Read Full

India, Iran should replace ‘dying’ big powers: Ahmadinejad: In the rapidly changing world structure, Iran and India must stay together and should  .... Read Full

Jamia Millia to do first of its kind research in nanotechnology: The Jamia Milia Islamia will carry out advanced research .... Read Full

Brit Muslim boxer Amir Khan defends WBA light-welterweight title: Brit Muslim pugilist Amir Khan stopped his New York challenger..... Read Full

Three years after the Hyderabad Blast, justice eludes to the victims: Three years after the Makkah Masjid blasts, justice still eludes the victims of the .... Read Full

Goa Blast: Charges framed against Hindu right wing activists: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Monday filed charges in a court against ..... Read Full


SP alleges UP Minority Commission of ignoring Muslims in the state

Thursday, May 20, 2010 10:19:53 AM, TCN News

Ahmed Hasan during the press conference

Lucknow: With an eye on regaining Muslim vote bank the Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday decried the State Minority Commission (SMC) for failing to resolve Muslim issues.


The party also castigated the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for ignoring the Muslims in the state.

Leader of opposition in Vidhan Parishad Ahmed Hasan termed the SMC as a weak, feeble and inactive body which failed to fulfill the aspirations of the Muslim community.


"It has been weakened from the onset, elsewhere in country the minority commission has a three year tenure but it has been reduced to one year thus leaving little time for the incumbent to realise and act," he said while interacting with newsmen at party headquarters on Tuesday.

Hasan who himself has served as Chairman of the SMC in the past also stated that commission failed to wake up from the slumber during the riots in Agra, Bareilly and Dhannadeeh in Shravasti. It also remained a mute spectator over police atrocities in Sanjarpur at Azamgarh.


"It reflects the anti-Muslim mindset of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). There is not a single Muslim DM or SP in 70 districts of the state," said Hasan.

The SP leader also underlined that BSP regime has revoked the two hour leave in madarsas and other Muslim organisations to offer Friday prayers. Nearly 5000 Moallim degree holders were greeted with lathis when they demanded jobs.


"Hundreds of Muslims have been framed in SC/ST Act while chief minister is busy in issuing advertisement and dishing out false promises," he added.









  Bookmark and Share

Home | Top of the Page

  Comment on this article


E-mail Address:

Write here...







 Home | Contact Us | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | About Us | Feedback

Ummid Business: Advertise with us | Careers | Link Exchange is part of Awaz Multimedia & Publications providing World News, News Analysis and Feature Articles on Education, Health. Politics, Technology, Sports, Entertainment, Industry etc. The articles or the views displayed on this website are for public information and in no way describe the editorial views. The users are entitled to use this site subject to the terms and condition mentioned.