New Delhi: The central government has taken a big action against the Popular Front of India (PFI). The government has banned PFI in India. The Ministry of Home Affairs has banned PFI for 5 years.
Organizations affiliated with PFI also banned
Apart from PFI, this action has also been taken against 9 other PFI affiliated organizations. These include Campus Front of India (CFI), Rehab India Foundation (RIF), All India Imam Council (AIIC), National Confederation of Human Rights Organization (NCHRO), National Women’s Front, Junior Front, Empower India Foundation and Rehab Foundation, Allied. Huh. Organizations like Kerala have also been banned.
Center declares PFI ‘illegal association’ for 5 years
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States were demanding ban on PFI
Actually, many states were demanding that the central government should ban the Popular Front of India.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA), police from several states and other agencies raided the premises of PFI and made hundreds of arrests. Recently, NIA arrested PFI member Shafiq Paith from Kerala. During interrogation, it was found that the Patna rally of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was targeted by the Popular Front of India.
ATS conducted raids in Maharashtra with the help of NIA. ATS sources have also informed that PFI was going to target union leaders. The recce was conducted at the Headquarters of various Central Ministries.