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Learn humility from your mother, Owaisi tells Rahul

IANS  |  Hyderabad 

on Tuesday advised to shed his arrogance, and learn humility and modesty from his mother

"If you are dreaming of becoming the Prime Minister, shed your arrogance. It is my humble request that you learn humility and sincerity from your mother. She has proved that simplicity takes a person far in politics," the MP said.

Owaisi was addressing election rallies of his Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) in the old city of on Tuesday night.

Dubbing as younger brother of Narendra Modi, Owaisi said the had nothing but still showing arrogance. "If this is your attitude, I will fight you throughout my life," he said.

The MP took strong exception to describing him as the 'C' team of Modi.

"I am the of team and you are of Janedharu team. You tried insulting me by calling me 'C' team. This reflects the mentality of your upper caste because Janedharu considers himself superior to others."

Recalling that he supported party for 12 years, Owaisi said Rahul should tell the people what secret deals he struck with his party.

Owaisi said though was contesting only eight out of 119 Assembly seats in Telangana, all the leaders from to to Rahul Gandhi to President were worried.

He alleged that all these leaders want to finish as it had set an example in the entire country by becoming the voice of Muslims of Hyderabad and the symbol of their unity. "They want to eliminate the political identity of Muslims of Hyderabad," he said.

Owaisi pointed out how the Muslims in Uttar Pradesh, and suffer were suffering due to lack of any party to strive to safeguard their interests.

On Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's remark that if BJP comes to power Owaisi will have to flee Hyderabad, the reiterated that he is neither going to flee nor he is afraid of such threats.

Owaisi said Yogi's threat was an insult to 17 crore Muslims of as this amounts to projecting them as second class citizens.

The said the Chief Minister should first take care of his state. "In your state 'gaurakshaks' killed a by shooting him in his head. Why are you coming here? You will get nothing here," he added.



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First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 00:32 IST