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Owaisi demands punishment for calling Indian Muslim 'Pakistani'

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

The (AIMIM) chief on Tuesday demanded that the central government bring out a law that would make calling Indian Muslim "Pakistani" a punishable offence.

The law should make the offence punishable by three years of imprisonment, Owaisi said while participating in the debate in the on the motion of thanks to the President's Address.

He, however, also added that the Prime Minister government would not bring such a bill in the Parliament.

The also termed triple talaq bill as "anti-women".

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First Published: Wed, February 07 2018. 07:10 IST