The National Executive Council of Popular Front of India demanded immediate withdrawal of the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 since it violates basic democratic and secular ethos enshrined in the Indian Constitution. It has also urged all secular parties to expose and oppose the communal motive of BJP government behind the Bill, which is currently before the Joint Parliamentary Committee.
Popular Front of India has appealed the people of Uttar Pradesh to exercise their voting power in the Legislative Assembly elections for defeating BJP and enabling a secular government in the state. North Zone secretary of the organisation Mr. Anis Ansari cautioned that if BJP gains majority in UP, it will be disastrous not to the state alone, but to the future of the nation.
The Delhi State Committee of Popular Front of India organised a reception programme to the newly elected national leaders E. Abubacker, Chairman and M. Mohamed Ali Jinnah, General Secretary, at its headquarters in New Delhi.
The Central Secretariat of Popular Front of India, in a statement issued here today, expressed deep sorrow in the unexpected death of Maulana Abdul Rasheed Rashadi today afternoon, he was an early senior member and state president of the organisation in Andhra Pradesh. Unfortunately, the cancerous liver infection which caused his death could be detected only very late.
Popular Front of India chairman E Abubacker conveyed deep condolence in the unexpected demise of Indian Union Muslim League president and Member of Parliament Janab E Ahmed sahib. E Ahmed sahib has the exceptional record of serving as a Central Minister in Congress led government while remaining the leader of IUML. He was helpful to everybody who sought to get their grievances redressed. Janab E Ahmed sahib has a wide circle of friendship beyond political affiliations. E Abubacker remembered his long relations with the deceased and stated that it is also a personal loss to him.
Popular Front of India Chairman E Abubacker has strongly condemned the executive order of US president Donald Trump banning immigration of people from Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Somalia, Libya, Syria and Yemen. He said that this travel ban on people belonging to Muslim dominated countries is an insanely racist decision and stands diametrically in opposition to the principles of religious liberty, equality and pluralism that America has been boasting the country stands for.