Last month India started hates and targeting beating of black people who come from Africa same as South Africa one year ago and already one from Congles has died a group attacked on AUTO in Visant Kunj South Delhi-India and also were attacked other African in the Capital in different locations.
Ola Jason, (28) a Nigerian who came to India three years ago and runs a salon here, said, “It is difficult for African nationals to get accommodation, and localities where they had been living have become increasingly unsafe. I moved to this village eight months ago after one of my friends said it was safe here. But see what has happened here,” said Jason, as his friends from across the city dropped in to plan a protest rally to demand security for the community.
“Even if the locals feel we create trouble, they should inform police. Have we ever teased local girls or bullied anybody? We can’t imagine doing so because we are foreigners and most of us are students. How can the locals take the law into their hands and randomly beat us up,” he said.
A Deputy Commissioner of Police (south) Ishwar Singh said that the police control room had received several complaints about loud music allegedly being played by African nationals and scuffles involving them and local residents.
A 23-year-old Congolese national was beaten to death in South Delhi’s Vasant Kunj area
The arrests happened after Home Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to the Commissioner of Police, Delhi. Earlier in the day, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj spoke to the Home Minister, and Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, about the attacks and said she was assured that the culprits would soon be arrested. Apart from the arrests, 5 others have been detained.
According to the police, the Africans were injured in three separate incidents on Thursday night. Among the complainants are two women – one from Uganda and the other from South Africa – and one Nigerian man.
An Ola cab driver was allegedly beaten by six African nationals early Monday morning in Delhi’s Rajpur Khurd area, The incident comes in the backdrop of a series of racist attacks in Delhi on people from African countries. The the harm attacks is physical assault against certain African nationals in New Delhi-India.
On the other hand both Officials Corruption are affected lives of the Refugees here in India and more than 671 Somali Refugees has died and pass away for starvation and lack of medicine in India and as well as carelessness, irresponsibility of the UNHCR Officials in New Delhi-India and displace people has become like animals and they do not have any right or even have voice to speak up and are like fish for both Indians Government and corrupted officials of the UNHCR as a Globally.
By:Kassim Isse Dhuhulow (Blackgold),
Freelance Journalist and advocate for Somali Community in India,