After a vitriolic communal speech that resulted in a case being filed against him, MIM legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi returned to India yesterday and has sought four days’ time to surrender to the police in connection with the case.
The state’s doctors are expected to question him at his Hyderabad residence today, after which they could decide on their next course of action.
Owaisi has sought time to surrender to the police. PTI
The MIM leader had filed a writ petition in the Andhra Pradesh High Court seeking a stay on arrest and filing of more FIRs on similar grounds.
We track the latest updates here:
For mobile updates click here
Firstpost encourages open discussion and debate, but please adhere to the rules below, before posting. Comments that are found to be in violation of any one or more of the guidelines will be automatically deleted:
Personal attacks/name calling will not be tolerated. This applies to comments directed at the author, other commenters and other politicians/public figures
Please do not post comments that target a specific community, caste, nationality or religion.
While you do not have to use your real name, any commenters using any Firstpost writer's name will be deleted, and the commenter banned from participating in any future discussions.
Comments will be moderated for abusive and offensive language.