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JMM seeks apology over '59 wives' remark

IANS  |  Ranchi 

The on Friday demanded an apology from the All Muslim Personal Board General Secretary for saying that President had "59 wives".

"(Maulana Wali) Rehmani's remark reflects his mindset. He should apologize," Jharkhand Mukti Morcha General Secretary Supriyo Bhattacharya told reporters here.

Rehmani made the remark in New Delhi on Thursday.

"The President has only one wife. The '59 wives' remark has created resentment among the cadre," said Bhattacharya.

The All Muslim Personal Board does not have the right to insult anyone or indulge in character assassination, Bhattacharya added.

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