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Cash rewards for 'Love jihad' now goes viral on WhatsApp :Rs 7Lakh for Sikh girl, Rs 5Lakh for a Brahmin

 The Hawk |  2016-02-10 10:19:56.0  0  Comments

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Ahmedabad:�The Gujarat police have sounded alert after receiving inputs that messages on 'love jihad' are being spread through social media, urging Muslim youths to forcibly marry girls from other religions for cash rewards . The message circulated by 'Students of Muslim Youth Forum' encourages Muslim boys to trap girls from other communities in love and tie the knot. The message was circulated in English and Urdu. The message on Whatsapp encourages Muslim minority community's youth to marry brides from other religions preferrably Sikh,Punjabi and Christian , but also promises prize money between Rs 1 lakh and Rs 7 lakh for doing so. The message says: �If a Muslim youth marries a Hindu Brahmin girl, he would be awarded with Rs 5 lakhs, similarly if someone gets hitched with a Sikh Punjabi girl, he would be given Rs 7 lakhs.� �If the girl is from Kshatriya Hindu community, the cash reward would be Rs 4.5 lakhs, Gujarat Brahmin girl Rs 6 lakhs, Punjabi Hindu Rs 6 lakhs, Christian Roman Cathlolic Rs 4 lakhs, Christian Protestant Rs 3 lakhs, Jain Rs 3 lakhs, Gujarati Kutch girl Rs 3 lakhs.� The message has been circulated widely in Gujarat enticing Muslim youths to marry girls belonging to other religions and also presented a 11 phone numbers to get cash reward. The message also contains four addresses from where the successful Muslim youth can collect their reward. Meanwhile,a probe has begun into the matter.Sleuths of local intelligence unit (LIU) have been asked to compile inputs. Cops have been sensitized to keep a watch on developments with an objective that no law and order problem should arise. Senior police officials have instructed subordinates to take preventive measures. A strict vigil is also being maintained in sensitive areas.

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