Aligarh SSP Kalanidhi Naithani mentioned a case has been registered in opposition to Pandey below sections 153A, 153B, 295A, 298, 505 of IPC. The provisions handle assaults on faith and developing enmity on communal grounds.
The Ghaziabad DM and police additionally despatched a realize to Yati Narsinghanand, head priest of the Dasna temple, asking him not to continue along with his plan of taking Islamic spiritual texts to Jama Masjid on June 17, as this is able to disturb regulation and order. Government warned him from making debatable statements, failing which motion can be taken in opposition to him. Narsinghanand had defended Sharma and mentioned he would furnish Islamic spiritual texts, together with the Quran, to all outstanding maulvis assembled at Jama Masjid, to ‘turn out’ Sharma’s commentary was once ‘a reality discussed within the spiritual texts.