Pakistan Zindabad slogans raised by Indian youth, police launched crackdown
*AGRA: In an unprecedented event, the ultimate testament of love, the ‘Taj Mahal’ was echoed with slogans of ‘Pakistan Zindad’ during the Urs celebrations of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in Agra, India, ARY News reported on Saturday.*
In a video, seen by the ARY News, youths were chanting slogans in favour of Pakistan, expressing their love with the country, when they entered, along with a green ‘chadar’, through the Royal Gate of the Taj Mahal on the last day of the Urs.
The video of the group of devotees, who were chanting ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans went viral almost immediately after the event.
The devotees laid the ‘chadar’ and floral wreath on the grave of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and chanted Pakistan Zindabad slogans. The administration of the iconic monument tried to stop the youths but failed.
Indian police and security agencies have launched a countrywide search operation to arrest the youths over chanting slogans in favour of Pakistan.
Taj Mahal is an immense mausoleum of white marble, built in Agra between 1631 and 1648 by the order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife. The Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world’s heritage.