ICC T20 World Cup: India arrests Muslims for cheering Pakistan cricket team

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Police in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh have arrested three Kashmiri students for allegedly celebrating Pakistan’s win over India in Sunday’s T20 World Cup cricket game.

Police said they shouted “anti-India and pro-Pakistan” slogans during the match and were charged with “promoting enmity and cyber terrorism”.

The arrests in the city of Agra are the latest in the crackdown against Muslims for allegedly cheering Pakistani team.