WorldViews: Hindu nationalist politician allegedly ‘force-fed’ a Muslim man during Ramadan

By Swati Sharma, July 23, 2014

A  politician who belongs to a party allied with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party is accused of trying to force-feed a Muslim government canteen worker who was observing Ramadan.

The incident has sparked national uproar as video appearing to show the attempts of the Hindu nationalist politician, a member of Shiv Sena, made the rounds on national television. India's opposition parties protested against the incident, and both houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day amid the furor, according to the BBC.

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