File picture of AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi. (PTI)
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi hit out at Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee over her remarks that the BJP was ‘spending cash’ to herald a celebration from Hyderabad to her state to divide Hindu-Muslim votes.
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- Last Updated: December 16, 2020, 21:39 IST
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Lashing out at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over her remarks that the BJP was ‘spending cash’ to herald a celebration from Hyderabad to her state to divide Hindu-Muslim votes, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi stated Muslim voters weren’t her ‘jagir’ (property). Rebutting Banerjee’s feedback, Owaisi tweeted, “So far you’ve only dealt with obedient Mir Jaffers & Sadiqs. You don’t like Muslims who think & speak for themselves.
You’ve insulted our voters in Bihar. Remember what happened to parties in Bihar that kept blaming their failures on “vote cutters”.. Muslim voters aren’t your jagir.” While addressing a rally within the poll-bound state on Tuesday, Banerjee had slammed the saffron social gathering for allegedly attempting to import AIMIM in Bengal to sharpen the communal polarisation and divide the Hindu-Muslim votes amongst themselves. She additionally alleged that the BJP was spending crores of rupees to herald AIMIM.
The AIMIM, after its good present within the Bihar meeting polls, has introduced to contest in subsequent 12 months’s Bengal polls. Political events in West Bengal are apprehensive that political equations within the communally-polarised state is ready to witness important adjustments because the sway of non-BJP events over minorities, a key think about a number of seats, seems to be set for a stiff problem with AIMIM saying that it’s going to enter the fray in Bengal.