Heavy equipment is used to demolish the house of a Muslim man in Prayagraj, India, June 12, 2022. (REUTERS)

India’s Uttar Pradesh state razes Muslim homes after riots over prophet remarks

  • Muslim groups have demanded their arrest, while BJP’s hard-line Hindu groups label them as brave and nationalist politicians
  • India’s minority Muslim community see the comments as the latest instance of pressure and humiliation under BJP rule on issues ranging from freedom of worship to the wearing of hijab head scarves
By Reuters ·