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Hindu family donates land for Muslim burial ground

Monday, May 13, 2019 • Common Comments

In what has been described by the media as an example of religious barriers being broken by the common Indian, a Hindu family from Assam is in the news for donating a piece of land for the "expansion of an Islamic burial ground".

"The family has donated about 0.84 acre of land.  The burial ground abuts a Hindu crematorium," a report says.

A Muslim body has felicitated the Hindu family for the "kind gesture".  "We express our sincere gratitude to all the people who have made this possible," said the Chairman of a local Muslim religious committee.  

Assam has been in the news for the souring of relations between different communities.  This incident is truly an example of organic secularism practised by Indian

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