Amidst recent media reports of the Central Government moves to Popular Front of India, tens of thousands, men, women and children, drawn from all parts of Kerala, flocked to Trivandrum city to attend the mega rally and the grand conference that followed, organized by the Kerala state committee of the organization with the slogan “We also have something to say”. The massively attended gathering became a warning against the sinister attempts of the right-wing government to suppress democratic Muslim movements and initiatives labeling them as anti-national and demonizing them.
The meeting of the National Executive Council of Popular Front of India strongly condemned the vilification campaign launched by certain sections of media and challenged them to produce concrete evidence to prove their allegations. They quote an alleged National Investigation Agency report which looks like a rehash of false propaganda carried by the Hindutva organizations especially RSS. The cases listed by the media quoting NIA are so insignificant and unrelated to Popular Front as an organization. The meeting has decided to move legally against this ill-advised propaganda.
Popular Front Chairman E Abubacker expressed deep condolence on the demise of Muslim leader from Karnataka Kamarul Islam. E Abubacker has said that Qamarul Islam’s death will leave the gap of wise compassionate leader for the Muslim community in the region. He deeply cared for his people. He entered politics through Muslim League and emerged as strong leader in Congress. He is a Congress MLA at present and he remained invincible politician in Kalaburagi until his death. The undying support he received from people is proof enough how much they trusted him.
Popular Front of India organized an Eid get-together programme in New Delhi which was attended by journalist, activists and community leaders.
Popular Front of India Chairman E. Abubacker in a statement has said that the ongoing Rajasthan CB-CID investigation of the lynching of dairy farmer Pehlu Khan by Goraksha gangs in Alwar district of Rajasthan has proved to be a mere hoax.
Popular Front Chairman E. Abubacker expressed deep condolence at the sudden death of Trinamool Congress MP and former Bengal Tourism minster Sultan Ahmed.
The launching program for the rescue and relief volunteers group of Popular Front of India was held on August 27, 2017 at Centenary Auditorium , University of Madras. E. Abubacker, Chairman, Popular Front of India inaugurated the initiative and delivered the keynote address. Explaining the objectives of this new initiative by Popular Front he said, “Whether it is a Natural calamity or an epidemic disease it will affect all the sections of the society irrespective of religion or caste.
The Central Secretariat meeting of Popular Front of India held at its headquarters welcomed the Supreme Court verdict which pronounced that individual privacy is a fundamental right protected by the Indian Constitution. This unanimous ruling proclaimed as six judgments by the nine judge’s bench declared that the Right to Privacy is protected as an intrinsic part of the Right to Life and Personal Liberty under Article 21 and as a part of the freedoms guaranteed by Part III of the Constitution.
The bail application filed by 14 accused arrested in connection with the lynching of four Muslim
cow traders were rejected by the Sessions Court after Popular Front activists filed objections to
their bail applications.
On 18 May in 2017, four Muslim cow traders were brutally lynched to death by a mob by falsely
accusing them of child abduction, in Shobhapur village of Sareikala district in Jharkhand. Total
18 people were arrested in connection with the inhuman crime. Popular Front leaders visited
Popular Front of India general secretary Mohammed Ali Jinnah has stated that the Judgment of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in Triple Talaq issue forbids the government from intervening in Muslim Personal Law, though it has struck down the practice of Triple Talaq for six months. It is noteworthy that the majority verdict of three judges has accorded protection to personal laws under article 25 of the constitution. As Muslim Personal Law Board has pointed out, the judgment has upheld religious freedom as the essence of fundamental rights ensured to the citizens of this country.