Hardik Parikh, a 23-year-old student, went further as he sat with his girlfriend in the mall. The riots, he says, were necessary, after Muslim militants had set off bombs in Mumbai in 1993 and attacked India’s parliament in 2001.
“It was important to teach the Muslims a lesson. They are mushrooming and they will start to kill Hindus.”
“It should not be repeated, but once is ok.”