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Criminal Case Against Asaduddin Owaisi in 'Bharath Mata Ki Jai' Row

A practicing advocate Sai Goud filed a petition seeking action against Hyderabad MP Owaisi for his derogatory remarks that hurts Indians.

Published: 16th March 2016 05:17 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th March 2016 05:17 PM   |  A+A-

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AIMIM party president and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi stating that BJP will get the maximum benefit in a separate Telangana state at a media conference. EPS

HYDERABAD: The Malkajgiri court of Ranga Reddy district in Telangana state on Wednesday directed the Cyberabad police to register criminal case against AIMIM leader and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi for triggering the row by saying he would not chant `Bharath Mata Ki Jai’.

A practicing advocate Sai Goud filed a petition before the court seeking direction to police in considering taking action against Hyderabad MP Asad for his derogatory remarks that hurts Indians.

The court allowed the petition and directed the Neredmet police to register case under section 153 (a) (Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion) of IPC and report comprehensive report after investigation.

Asaduddin Owaisi was triggered the row by saying that he would not chant ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ as it is no where made mandatory in the constitution of India. He made such statement after RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s suggestion that the new generation needs to be taught to chant slogans hailing mother India.

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