However, in reply, Furkan said that he respects the Anthem and the issue doesn't invite any controversy.
I always pay respect to the National Anthem," Furkan said.
But this is not the first time when such incident has surfaced.
In 2016, a video resurfaced into light in which a couple of Congress leaders including president of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committeee VM Sudheeran were seen forgetting the words of the National Anthem mid-way.
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