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Sack TN Minister for saying Kamal's tongue must be cut: MNM

IANS  |  Chennai 

(MNM) party on Tuesday demanded the dismissal of Tamil Nadu for Milk and Dairy Development K.T. Rajenthra Bhalaji for saying that Haasan's tongue should be cut.

A statement issued here by MNM said that Bhalaji had violated the constitutional oath taken by him during his swearing in as a and so should be sacked.

Campaigning for his party candidate on Sunday in constituency where bye-election is to be held on May 19, Haasan said about the killer of Mahatma Gandhi: "The first terrorist of independent was a Hindu -- Nathuram Godse."

Reacting to that, Bhalaji on Monday said that Haasan's tongue should be cut for saying that as terrorism does not have any religion.

Bhalaji said Haasan made the remark to gain the votes of minorities. He also demanded a ban on Haasan's party MNM.



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First Published: Tue, May 14 2019. 13:12 IST