Reacting to the Home Minister's missive, senior RSS functionary Ram Madhav said that it was a move designed to appease the minorities.

Shinde asks CMs not to wrongfully detain Muslim youth

Investigation of a crime should proceed only on the basis of facts, not religion, he added.

On Monday, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde had asked all Chief Ministers to ensure that no innocent Muslim youth is wrongfully detained in the name of terror.

In a letter to Chief Ministers, Shinde said that Central government has been receiving various representations on alleged harassment of innocent Muslim youth by law enforcement agencies. "Some of the minority youth have started feeling that they are deliberately targeted and deprived their basis rights," he wrote.


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