Mangaluru, Sep 8,2016 : A delegation of the Muslim Central Committee led by KS Mohammad Masood, President of the Committee met senior police officials including Police Commissioner of Mangaluru and the District Superintendent of Police and submitted a memorandum requesting adequate police security, particularly in sensitive areas in order to ensure peace during the upcoming Bakrid festival on September 12.
The Committee which has condemned the recent abusive WhatsApp message on Kateel Temple, has requested the Police Department to track down the guilty and punish them. The Memorandum has further requested the Police officials to undertake a thorough probe into the Praveen Poojary murder case and bring the culprits to book. It also drew the attention of the authorities towards the alleged ploy by a few to pass the blame on Muslim youth in the Praveen Poojary case.
The Committee has informed that it has written to the Presidents and Khatibs of all mosques in DK and Udupi districts to ensure peace during the festival.