Sting Newz Desk: Defying the Centre”s ban on use of red beacons, the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Masjid, Maulana Noor-ur Rehman Barkati today said he is not bound by the order and as a religious leader, using it was his “right.” “I am religious leader and I have been using the red beacon for past several decades. I don”t follow the orders of the Centre. Who are they to order me? In Bengal, only the orders of the state government are effective. I will use red beacon. In Bengal, no one has removed red beacon,” Barkati told PTI.
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