The Muslim Educational Society (MES), which issued a circular disallowing veils in its schools and colleges, is facing backlash from its own unit.
The lyricist said that he was not in favour of either the burqa or the ghoonghat but the law should be for both the burqa and veil.
Owaisi claimed that the article was a violation of Model Code of Conduct, and said that the Uddhav Thackeray-led party should know of the Constitutional autonomy to all Indian citizens.
Owaisi accused the Shiv Sena of indulging in what he termed as "dog vigil politics" because, as he said, it stands to lose the Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra.
The BJP ally in Maharashtra threw its weight behind a similar ban of Burqas mulled by the Sri Lankan government in the wake of the Easter terror strikes which claimed over 250 lives.
The Austrian lakeside town of Zell am See is one of the top European destinations for visitors from the Gulf region.
In the northeastern canton of St. Gallen, nearly 67 percent of voters came out in favour of introducing the implicit "burqa ban", according to official results, which showed turnout was 36 percent.