Guwahati Today

Miscreants damage Masjid

 By our Staff Reporter

GUWAHATI, April 2: Miscreants ransacked Kalyanpur Jame Masjid near Ganeshguri in the city on Sunday night. The masjid committee has lodged an FIR at Dispur police station in this regard. 
According to Syed Mokarab, a member of the Masjid committee, around 12.45 am on Sunday night a group of miscreants called Imam Sahab from outside. “Imam Sahab didn’t go out of his room to meet them for it was too late. After a while, the Imam heard the sound of the group opening the Mouageen’s room. The Mouageen was on leave on Sunday. Soon the Imam informed all committee members over phone of the incident. The miscreants, after hearing the Imam telephoning someone, fled the scene. When other members of the Masjid committee rushed to the Masjid, they found the L-drop of the Mouageen’s room raised. The glass of one of the doors and locks of two other doors of the masjid were found broken,” he said.  Noted social activist Nekib Imam Saikia has condemned the incident. The All Assam Goriya-moria Yuva-Chatra Parishad has also demaded of Dispur to indentify the miscreants within 24 hours and punish them.