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What about Gujarat riots, Owaisi asks Modi

IANS  |  Hyderabad 

AIMIM on Friday reminded about the 2002 riots after the latter called the 1984 anti-Sikh riots a "horrendous genocide".

The from asked Modi what would he call the riots.

"Sir @PMOIndia so where the 2002 pogrom which happened under your tenure as CM and you failed in your constitutional oath to protect human beings," Owaisi tweeted.

The (AIMIM) pointed out that the accused in both the riots in 1984 and 2002 won the elections.

Owaisi was reacting to Modi slamming Rahul Gandhi's for his remark on the anti-Sikh riots. On Thursday, Indian Oversees Pitroda had courted controversy by brushing off the 1984 anti-Sikh riots by saying, "hua toh hua" (it just happened).



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First Published: Sat, May 11 2019. 15:30 IST