"Hinduism a great religion; does not allow bigotry": Supreme Court rejects Ashwini Upadhyay PIL to rename places named after "invaders"

The Court also said that the divide and rule policy which was introduced by the British to keep Indians divided based on religion, should not be brought back.
Justice KM Joseph and Justice BV Nagarathna
Justice KM Joseph and Justice BV Nagarathna

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a public interest litigation (PIL) petition filed by BJP leader and advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay seeking renaming of historical places and cities which he claimed are currently named after "invaders" [Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay vs Union of India and ors].

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