The real story unfolded the case were lodged against Ishtiaq Ahmad Ansari, a volunteer of Makki Masjid. The mosque administration provided the Complete CCTV video of incident to VOSA TV (Voice of South Asia) with written permission to broadcast it.
The video shows that Raja Azad wearing a light purple shirt and black pent and his accompanied namely Adil wore blue shalwar kameez, entered in the mosque with police officers on June 4, 2021, before the Friday’s prayers.
Due to following Corona SOPs, social distancing was necessary to maintain in those days, Raja Azad entered in Mosque with a Police officer and Makki Masjid volunteer Ishtiaq Ahmad allowed them but he stopped Adil and rest of people due to lack of space.
After a while, the door opened again and Adil entered in the mosque with another person, There was also a female police officer accompanied with them but she could not enter. Adil, Raja Azad Gul, police officer and others came out of the mosque before Friday’s prayer.
Meanwhile, Adil talked to volunteer Ishtiaq Ahmad Ansari in a aggressive tone as his body language shown. Raja Azad Gul, came with the police officer and said that ” Ishtiaq Ansari is not in the mosque administration. Raja Azad emphasis to female police officer to note down Ansari’s name.
It can be seen in the CCTV video that Ishtiaq Ahmad Ansari did not even touch Adil and it all happened in the presence of the police. If Ishtiaq Ahmed Ansari assaulted Adil in front of a police officer, why didn’t the police officers arrest Ishtiaq Ahmed at the time of incident?
According to the police report, the incident took place during Friday prayers and a case was lodged against Ishtiaq Ahmed at 4.30 pm.
On the other end, after this incident, a circular was issued by the mosque administration in which clear message written that the administration has banned the entry of uniformed persons.