#Bajrang Dal

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Rinku Sharma is stated in some reports to be a member of the Bajrang Dal. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The accused were arrested on Thursday by the police
  • The victim Rinku Sharma and the accused had an argument over the shutting down of their eatery business
  • Sharma died on Thursday in a city hospital

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Bajrang Dal is the youth wing of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, an affiliate of the RSS. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Facebook's India head Ajit Mohan testified on Wednesday before the Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology
  • Facebook found no element in Bajrang Dal's content that necessitates a ban, he said
  • As per a US media report, despite Facebook's assessment calling for a ban, it took no action

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Members of Bajrang Dal and its parent organisation, Vishwa Hindu Parishad. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Report cited a video posted on Facebook in which Bajrang Dal claimed responsibility for an attack on a church
  • Facebook's safety team concluded that the group supported violence against minorities
  • Company has designated India as a 'Tier One' country, alongside Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Pakistan