‘Love Jihad’ Laws Attempt to Divert Public Attention, Says AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi

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AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Sunday that the legal guidelines deliberate to be introduced by BJP-ruled states to examine the so-called ‘love jihad’ are an try by the BJP to divert folks’s consideration from actual points confronted by the nation.

He alleged that unable to resolve the issue of rising unemployment, arrest joblessness and financial disaster due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the BJP was resorting to theatrics.

The Hyderabad MP informed reporters that such legal guidelines could be a violation of Article 14 and Article 21 of the Constitution of India. “They (the BJP-ruled state) should read the Constitution. They are going far ahead in their hatred. This won’t work,” stated Owaisi.

The MP identified that selection is a basic proper below Article 21 and as dominated by the Supreme Court. He wished to know if the federal government would repeal the Special Marriages Act.

“Crores of people have lost jobs due to coronavirus. The government can’t give jobs. The GDP has become zero and the government is unable to do anything about it. The country requires jobs. Migrant labourers are facing severe hardships, the economy is down and children are slipping into child labour, but to divert issues from all this, they are resorting to dramabazi,” he stated.

Owaisi reiterated that the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act is a draconian Act and each the Congress and the BJP are accountable for it. Noting that no nation on this planet has a regulation which offers for detention for 120 days, he alleged that such draconian legal guidelines are made to goal minorities, Dalits, tribals and those that are towards the federal government.

There is empirical proof that in 70 per cent of the instances, the accused are exonerated however solely after that they had languished in jail for 5-6 years, he stated.

On stories that the federal government plans to go for de-radicalisation, Owaisi wished to know if this will probably be just for one neighborhood or all. He wished that the BJP to make clear if two MPs calling Mahatma Gandhi’s killer Nathuram Godse an amazing patriot is just not radicalisation. He stated the BJP MPs felicitated the killers of Akhlaq and Aleemuddin and the celebration linked coronavirus with Islam.

Asked if AIMIM will be a part of arms with Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress to contest ensuing elections in West Bengal, he stated the celebration would take a choice on contesting the polls after deliberations with the state unit. “We are going to meet and after discussion arrive at a considered decision and let you know,” he stated.

Owaisi was assured that the AIMIM will do effectively within the December 1 election to Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC). He clarified that it has no alliance with the Telangana Rashtra Samithi.

“AIMIM is the only party in Telangana which works round the year. Its style of functioning is different from other parties. All these parties become active only at the time of elections but we work among people throughout the year,” he stated.

The MP identified that in lots of wards, AIMIM candidates are pitted towards that of the TRS. He stated the TRS, the Congress and the BJP all had been focusing on his celebration.

On the BJP calling GHMC polls a struggle between patriots and traitors, Owaisi stated this was an outdated behavior of the BJP.

“If you wake up a BJP leader at night and ask him to give some names, he will first say Owaisi, then traitor, terrorism and Pakistan.”

He stated because the BJP authorities had carried out nothing for Telangana and flood-affected Hyderabad, it’s attempting to give communal color to the elections.

“I don’t know if they will take B party”, Owaisi remarked when requested if AIMIM will probably be a part of the proposed anti-BJP entrance deliberate by TRS President and Telangana Chief Minister Ok. Chandrasekhar Rao.



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