New Delhi: In a statement responding to the Hindutwa attacks on Dalits in Gujarat, Popular Front of India Chairman KM Shareef demanded strong action against the culprits and ensure the safety and security of the Dalits. It is shameful for a democratic society that a group of people attacked others for their food habits and then lynched them in public that too in the presence of police.
The Chairman of Popular Front of India, KM Shareef expressed his heartfelt condolences on the death of Hashim Ansari, the oldest litigant for Babri Masjid.
Born in 1921, for most part of his life from the young age of 28 until its end this morning at the age of 96, he was in the forefront of a legal wrangle for the cause of Babri Masjid. His legal fight started in 1949 from when the Masjid began to be targeted.His life and the legacy he leaves behind is a lesson in perseverance.
Popular Front of India announces scholarship program 2016. This scholarship scheme is for poor and meritorious students who wish to pursue higher studies after completing Higher Secondary (12th). Applications are invited from students who are pursuing their course in the academic year 2016-17. It’s is the sixth consecutive year Popular front is implementing this national scholarship scheme for higher education.
Popular Front of India National Executive Council meeting condemned the despicable
violence unleashed by Indian army on unarmed protesters in Kashmir. According to the
reports, more than thirty people have been killed, and hundreds have lost their eye
sight and sustained disfiguring injuries from lethal pellet firing, a new experiment with
cruelty. Many of the victims are children who have nothing to do with what is taking
place in the state. There is no justification for this bare violation of human rights. Army
Popular Front of India general secretary M Mohammed Ali Jinnah strongly deplored the news published and telecast in few media that, ‘Pakistan zindabad’ slogans were raised in a protest rally conducted by the organization in Patna, Bihar.
Popular Front of India chairman KM Shareef in a statement condemned the ongoing tirade and demonization from some sections of right wing politics and government against Islamic scholar Dr. Zakir Naik and MIM leader and Member of Parliament Mr. Asaduddin Owaisi. Both of them are public personalities and whose activities have been open in the mainstream.
New Delhi: Popular Front of India Chairman KM Shareef in a statement said that the latest move by the BJP led central government for seeking Uniform Civil Code is part of the ongoing communal polarization being spearheaded by Hindutva forces ahead of UP elections. There has been an intensified attempt for communal polarization in the wake of assembly elections in and around the state lately. A number of minor and major attempts were recently reported. BJP MP Hukum Sigh’s false accusation of Hindus leaving Kairana out of fear of Muslims was one of such incidents.
Former Mumbai High Court Justice B G Kolse Patil, Pune who is a forefront defender of people's rights visited Popular Front of India headquarters at New Delhi. Adv. Sharafudheen Ahmed, Vice President of SDPI was also with him. E M Abdul Rahiman, Vice Chairman, Abdul Wahid Sait, Secretary, Mohammed Arif Ahmed, PR Director and members of office staff received him. Justice Patil has appreciated the activities of the organisation and said that broad based alliance among marginalised sections is needed in order to defeat communal and fascist forces
New Delhi: Popular Front of India Chairman KM Shareef in a statement demanded that Central Board of Secondary Education withdraw the controversial circular it had sent to all schools under it, as part of the celebration of International Day of Yoga. It is the very spirit of our secular constitution that is being questioned by making any particular religious practice part of an school curriculum.
Popular Front of India national secretariat meeting held at Calicut said that the verdict in the Ahmadabad Gulbarg Society massacre case is disappointing and not enough in providing justice to the 69 innocents who lost lives and other surviving victims. It was a mind numbing incident during the 2002 Gujarat genocide in which innocent residents of Gulbarg society including a former Congress leader Ehsan Jafri were brutally hacked and burned to death by a mob constituted of Sangh Parivar outfits and leaders.