18 January, 2021

Alms For The Killer

A damning report from London uncovers evidence on how charity outfits in the UK fund the Sangh's communal hate campaigns

Alms For The Killer
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Overseas funding for the RSS is yet again raising a storm. Hindutva organisations in the UK and India have gone on the defensive after Awaaz: South Asia Watch Limited (ASAW)—a London-based watchgroup—presented evidence last week that millions of pounds collected from the British public as charity for victims of the Gujarat quake and the Orissa super-cyclone were used to fund Sangh organisations in India.

In an 80-page report—In Bad Faith? British Charity and Hindu Extremism—released in the House of Lords on February 26, just before the second anniversary of the post-Godhra Gujarat carnage, ASAW has urged the UK Charity Commission to revoke the charitable status of Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh-UK (HSS-UK), VHP-UK and Kalyan Ashram Trust-UK (KAT-UK), all part of the Sangh parivar, and act against their trustees for keeping unsuspecting British donors in the dark about their affiliations and funding of extremist RSS organisations on the...
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