Jailed gangster and former MP Atiq Ahmad and his spouse on Tuesday joined AIMIM in presence of its chief Asaduddin Owaisi drawing a pointy response from the BJP which mentioned Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is not going to enable “Jinnah’s jehadi mentality” to flourish in Uttar Pradesh. Whereas Atiq’s spouse Shaista Praveen joined the AIMIM at a press convention right here, Atiq Ahmad joined the brand new social gathering in absentia.
Owaisi inducted former Samajwadi Celebration chief Ahmad and his spouse claiming that the SP and Bahujan Samaj Celebration used Muslims as slaves of their events. Defending his choice to induct Ahmad, who has a number of felony circumstances lodged towards him, Owaisi additionally asserted that even a number of BJP leaders are dealing with a number of circumstances.
“In UP, 37 per cent BJP MLAs have felony circumstances. 116 BJP MPs have severe felony circumstances and most of them have circumstances associated to crime towards ladies,” Owaisi mentioned. The BJP sharply reacted to his assertion and the event.
Giving safety to a infamous like Atiq Ahmed within the identify of offering safety to the group, inducting him and his spouse in AIMIM exhibits Owais’ mentality. However understand that Yogi Ji is not going to enable Jinnah’s jehadi mentality to flourish in UP,” BJP Kannauj MP Subrat Pathak mentioned in a tweet in Hindi. Whereas inducting Ahmad and his spouse in AIMIM, Owais additionally mentioned his social gathering has made all booth-level preparations to contest 100 out of whole 403 meeting seats in UP.
“Muslims used to do ‘gulami’ (slavery) of Samajwadi Celebration and BSP and lift slogans of their favour and to make their authorities. However with regards to giving them participation, they didn’t discuss,” he mentioned “The AAP, SP, BSP didn’t need anybody from the Muslim group to emerge as a frontrunner. As I’m speaking of giving participation to Muslims, they’re feeling uncomfortable,” he mentioned. “In terms of giving participation and illustration to the Muslims, they are saying it’s going to improve communalism. The SP-BSP contested elections collectively, but the BJP received. Muslims had given them votes. The place all these votes have gone?” he mentioned.
Owaisi asserted that his social gathering’s goal is to defeat BJP, Owaisi mentioned he’s with Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Celebration and different events are additionally with them. On giving tickets to Hindus, Owiasi mentioned, “The OBCs are our brothers, we’ll give tickets to Dalits additionally and they’ll win.
A five-time legislator and one-time MP Ahmad, now over 60 years, has greater than 90 felony circumstances, together with these of murders, abductions, unlawful mining, extortion, intimidation and fraud, towards him. He’s lodged in a Gujarat jail. He was shifted there from Uttar Pradesh on the Supreme Court docket’s instructions in 2019.
Until now, police have taken motion on his properties value greater than ?200 crore. These actions have been taken towards Atiq Ahmed underneath the Gangster Act In addition to demolishing the buildings, illegally constructed by Atiq and his males, the Allahabad district administration has additionally hooked up his a number of properties and people of his associates.