Sunday, February 5, 2023

PFI

At DGP meet, officers flag Islamist, Hindutva outfits

Police officers flagged the role of Islamist and Hindutva organisations in connection with growing radicalisation in the country during the recent conference of Director Generals and Inspector Generals of Police, which was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and...

Two more PFI members arrested in Delhi, fresh case lodged

In a latest action against the banned Popular Front of India (PFI), the Delhi Police have arrested two of its active members from the Khajuri Khas area in the national capital. The accused were identified as Israr Ali and Mohammed...

PFI must deposit Rs 5.2cr with govt for violence: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court on Thursday directed banned outfit PFI and its ex-state general secretary to deposit Rs 5.2 crores with the Home Department towards damages estimated by the KSRTC and the state government in connection with the hartal-related...

3 PFI offices sealed in Assam; strict watch on members

Three offices of the banned Popular Front of Assam (PFI) have been sealed in Assam and a strict watch is being maintained on its members since the government’s announcement of ban on the organisation, a police official said on...

State declares PFI and associates ‘unlawful’ for 5 years

Following the Centre’s ban on Popular Front of India (PFI) and its associates for five years under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, the state government has also declared PFI and its associates as “unlawful association” and delegated powers to...

PFI and its associates banned for 5 years

BJP hails govt’s decision as ‘strong and timely’; Oppn leaders call for ban on RSS With the government banning the Popular Front of India for five years, the BJP on Wednesday hailed the decision as “strong and timely” and accused...

RSS should have been banned before PFI: Lalu

RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Wednesday called the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh a “Hindu extremist organisation” that deserved to be banned, drawing a sharp retort from the BJP, which charged the former Bihar CM with pursuing a politics of “vote...

Assam CM welcomes ban on PFI

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday welcomed the Centre’s decision to ban the Popular Front of India (PFI) for their alleged terror activities and said the country under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is “bold...

Muslim organisations welcome ban on PFI

After the imposition of a ban on the Popular Front of India (PFI) on Wednesday, several Muslim organisations welcomed the move by the government. Chairman of All India Sufi Sajjadanashin Council, Naseeruddin Chisti said that if the action was taken...

Over 170 linked with PFI held across 7 states

More than 170 people allegedly linked with the Popular Front of India (PFI) were detained or arrested in raids across seven states on Tuesday, five days after a similar pan India crackdown against the group often accused of being...