AIMIM chief Owaisi slams Centre for not upgrading AN-32 aircraft

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi slammed Union Minister Rajnath Singh, Centre for an answer to his question in Lok Sabha on AN-32.

Published: 27th June 2019 08:14 AM  |   Last Updated: 27th June 2019 08:14 AM   |  A+A-

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi (Photo | Asaduddin Owaisi, Facebook)

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi slammed Union Minister Rajnath Singh, Centre for an answer to his question in LS on AN-32.

Owaisi took to Twitter, wherein he said, “AN-32 has a shelf life of 25 years, we’d acquired 99 AN32s in 1984 from USSR.” He added, “In 1999, India contracted with Ukraine for the upgradation of 54/99 aircrafts, while 45 were, erm, just forgotten about? The upgradation of these 45 was supposed to be completed by 2013, (SIC).”

Taking a potshot at PM for mentioning Shah Bano in Parliament, Owaisi asked why he could not talk about Tabrez Ansari, the victim of lynching in Jharkhand.

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  • Pushpavanam

    Owaisi till recently had no clue of AN -32 Aircraft. All of a sudden he also has jumped into the bandwagon to make sure that he is not sidelined. It is nothing but politics !
    1 month ago reply
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