Hindu Terrorists – No Oxymorons

The revelation that a militant section of the Hindutva network was behind the September 29 bomb blasts in Muslim-dominated Malegaon in Maharashtra and Modasa in Gujarat has shattered the myth propagated by the Hindutva campaign that only Islamist fundamentalism breeds terrorism. Indeed the Sangh Parivar’s loaded argument has been that while all Muslims are not terrorists, all terrorists are Muslim. Saffron rabble-rousers have had no compunction in lobbing this charge at the Muslim community as a whole. While it has become almost an article of faith with the parivar to link Islamist fundamentalists with terrorism, today, with the arrests of radical Hindu activist Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur and four others, among them a retired Major, the Sangh and its affiliates find themselves warding off the same accusations. Prima facie, the case against the Sadhvi and her accomplices is serious. The Anti-Terrorism Squad of Maharashtra, which has been on the trail of Hindutva terror since 2006, has charged them under the Indian Penal Code for murder as well as under sections of the Indian Explosives Act, 1884, and the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, 1967.

via The Hindu : Opinion / Editorials : Hindutva’s terror link

Note: Sadhvi means saint! Terrorist accused saint, now that is an oxymoron we can believe in.

Seriously, what has this so called Hindutva movement come to? Ban them all!

2 comments for “Hindu Terrorists – No Oxymorons

  1. November 3, 2008 at 3:54 pm

    I suppose you are so eager to say what you want to say that you do not want to wait for the investigation to complete.

    ‘Give a dog a bad name and hang him.’ is the saying. You are doing it wonderfully well!

  2. July 14, 2009 at 1:22 am

    there is no need of hindu militacy. actually these elements huts the hinduism very much