Mau: Cases have been registered against 114 Tablighi Jamaat members, who came from various states and stayed in Uttar Pradesh’s Mau, without informing the local administration. 28 others have also been booked for providing accommodation to them.
“These people were staying here without informing anyone. Cases have been registered against 114 people belonging to Tablighi Jamaat and 28 others for violating Section 144 and under the relevant section of the Indian Penal Code (IPC),” said Anurag Arya, Superintendent of Police, Mau.
The 28 people have been directed to isolate themselves for 14 days, while 114 members quarantined at a school.
According to reports, 15 out of 114 had attended the congregation at Nizamuddin Markaz in the national capital.
The Tablighi Jamaat gatherings were held in different districts of Uttar Pradesh and other states in the month of March.