Indian officials step up arrests, demolish houses to stop unrest over anti-Islam remarks | The World

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The backlash against offensive comments about the Prophet Muhammad continues in India. There are reports officials have been bulldozing homes belonging to protest leaders in the state of Uttar Pradesh. A spokesperson for prime minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party sparked anger at home and abroad last month when she made comments considered offensive to Islam on a news program. Journalist Barkha Dutt tells The World the situation has triggered “a wide debate and a lot of anger” in some sections in India.

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