On Wednesday, about 70,000 people took to the streets of the Indian city of Kolkata, celebrating the tenth anniversary of the founding of the far-right and anti-Muslim movement Hindu Samhati. The protesters bore slogans in defense of Israel, and the organizers of the demonstration claim that it was «the largest Pro-Israel rally in history.»
About it writes on Thursday, February 15, edition of the Times of Israel.
The posters that the demonstrators brandished, it was written: «Jerusalem is the eternal capital of Israel»; «India and Israel stand for the rights of women, freedom of speech, freedom and equality for all and democracy.»
In the press release of Hindu Samhati reported that the founder of Tapan Ghosh issued a resolution calling for the transfer of the Indian Embassy in Jerusalem – «as a sign of respect of the position of Israel is committed to peace and the strengthening of relations between two ancient peoples, who share the struggle for survival».