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Naqvi booked for calling Azam Khan 'Mogambo'

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A police complaint has been registered against and Union Minister for referring to (SP) as "Mogambo" and thereby violating the model code of conduct.

allegedly used the name of popular Bollywood villain "Mogambo" while referring to Khan during a public rally here on Monday, in the wake of the latter's 'Khaki underwear' remark towards and his BJP opponent from Rampur Lok Sabha seat,

of Police (ASP) said, "Based on the statement made by BJP the who was monitoring the rally had given a complaint based on which an has been registered."

The case has been registered on the order of M K

"On April 15 a rally was organised by BJP in which party's leader referred to leader as This is a statement that can cause animosity and is also a violation of the model code of conduct," said in his complaint.

The speech was made at Shahbaad ground in Rampur on Monday and the FIR was registered on late night on the same day.

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First Published: Wed, April 17 2019. 11:05 IST