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India my father's country, nobody can force me flee: Owaisi

IANS  |  Hyderabad 

"is my father's country. Nobody can force me flee," was how on Sunday reacted to Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath's comment that if BJP comes to power in the Telangana, Owaisi will have to flee.

"It is my religious belief that Prophet when he descended on the Earth from Paradise, he came to Thus is my father's country and nobody can force me flee," the MP told an election rally of (MIM) on Sunday night.

Speaking at an election rally of earlier in the day at Tandur, Adityanath had said that if his party comes to power in Telangana, Owaisi will flee the way Nizam had to flee

Owaisi said the Uttar Pradesh was ignorant of the history as Nizam did not flee

"Nizam Mir did not flee Hyderabad. He was made 'Raj Pramukh' and when there was war with China, he offered his gold to India," said Owaisi.

The MP said he would not be scared by such threats and propaganda. "This is only Yogi's speech but the language and mentality is of Narendra Modi," he said.

Owaisi said Yogi should speak like a and uphold the dignity of the office he is holding.

He suggested that the should first take care of his constituency where 150 children die of every year.

Meanwhile, Asaduddin Owaisi's younger brother has also reacted strongly to Adityanath's threat, saying nobody can force them flee.

"We are not the one who will flee. Our 1,000 generations will live here," the MIM said at a public meeting.



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First Published: Sun, December 02 2018. 23:52 IST