Anti-Emmanuel Macron posters in Hubballi: Four youth nabbed, released with warning

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Anti-Emmanuel Macron posters in Hubballi: Four youth nabbed, released with warning

Anti-Emmanuel Macron posters in Hubballi: Four youth nabbed, released with warning

Bhavana S   ¦    Nov 02, 2020 08:32:24 AM (IST)

Anti-Emmanuel Macron posters in Hubballi: Four youth nabbed, released with warning-1Hubballi: In a shocking incident, anti-Emmanuel Macron posters appeared even in Hubballi district.

Local police detained four youth in connection with the incident.

These youths allegedly displayed banners seeking a ban on the use of French products. As the news spread, the police detained all the four.

However, later these youth were released with stern warning.

Hundreds Muslims gathered in front of the police station seeking early release of the youth.

According to the sources, for the first time anti-Emmanuel Macron protest is reported in the state.

It may be recalled that scores of Muslims in Muslim dominated countries like Pakistan, Lebanon etc are protesting against French president Emmanuel Macron who had defended caricature of the prophet Mohammed in the name of freedom of expression.

A teacher was beheaded in Paris for showing his pupils a cartoon of Prophet Mohammed. Macron condemned the Islamist violence and this prompted a backlash across the Muslim world.