Twitter says #NoToJaiShriRam in opposition to Jharkhand mob lynching

Twitter is buzzing with the hashtag #Notojaishriram as the whole country is outraged by yet another case of Hindutva mob lynching in Jharkhand.

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Twitter is buzzing with the hashtag #Notojaishriram as the whole country is outraged by yet another case of Hindutva mob lynching in Jharkhand.

Latest victim of Hindutva motivated mob lynching,  Tabrez Ansari, a 24 year old was tied to a pole and beaten for hours.The Videos of the beating that have been widely circulated show his attackers forcing him to chant “Jai Shri Ram” and “Jai Hanuman”. He was handed over to the police. He succumbed to his injuries on Saturday.

Yesterday, a madrasa teacher was allegedly pushed off a moving train for refusing to chant the same slogan in the heart of Kolkata.

The hashtag #Notojaishriram is trending number 3 on twitter with 13k tweets so far. It seems to have started in TamilNadu in response to the mob lynchings in North India.

Here are some of the tweets-

 

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