On December 6, 1992, the Babri Masjid was vandalized and demolished by extremist Hindus in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India.
The attackers belonged to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Vishwa Hindu Parishad, and Bajrang Dal.
Hindu extremists attacked the Babri Masjid with axes, hammers, and other tools.
During the martyrdom of the Babri Masjid, there was intense protest and resistance by the Muslims. As a result of the riots, more than 2,000 Muslims were martyred and thousands were injured.
BJP leaders L.K. Advani and Manohar Joshi incited the crowd to martyr Babri Masjid
In 2009, Justice Manmohan Singh's inquiry report indicted 68 people, including BJP leaders.
Babri Masjid martyrdom was planned by BJP, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, and Vishva Hindu Parishad 10 months ago, Indian Intelligence Bureau Chief Malloy Krishna.
BJP's vote bank increased after Babari Masjid episode
After the Babri Masjid martyrdom, BJP's Lok Sabha seats increased from 121 to 188.
On November 9, 2019, the Supreme Court of India acquitted all the accused involved in the Babri Masjid massacre.
Human Rights Watch
The desecration of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya was a violation of international norms and a serious violation of the religious rights of minorities.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) since 1992, 500 mosques and shrines have been demolished in the Indian state of Gujarat alone.