A local court today directed police to investigate into the complaint filed
by a BJP leader against Majlis Ithehadul Musalmeen (MIM) MLA Ahmed Pasha Quadri
for allegedly making objectionable remarks about Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the
state Assembly premises.
The complaint was filed yesterday by city unit BJP president Bandi Sanjay Kumar
against Quadri for allegedly making the remarks at a meeting in Jagtial town
"Additional Judicial Magistrate First Class Kshama Deshpande today directed the
in-charge of Karimnagar Two Town police station to investigate the complaint and
file report", said counsel for the complainant Bethi Mahender Reddy.
Kumar moved the court today alleging that police took no action on his
complaint, he said.
"The comments made by Quadri, who represents Charminar Assembly constituency in
Hyderabad, are hurting to the national integration. He (Quadri) be punished as
per the law", the counsel added.
BJP president of Jagtial town on Thursday filed a complaint against the
legislator for the remarks.
When contacted Jagtial town circle inspector said that police were awaiting the
opinion of public prosecutor in this regard.
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