Azam Khan hits out at Ramdev over 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' remarks, says he should stick to his business

Rampur (Uttar Pradesh): Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan has demanded yoga guru Ramdev's apology for his remarks over chanting of 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', terming the utterances "malicious".

Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan. PTI

Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan. PTI

In controversial remarks, Ramdev had said he respects the law of the land and the Constitution otherwise he would have "beheaded" lakhs of people for refusing to chant 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai'.

Terming Ramdev as "vaidya", a practitioner of ayurvedic medicine, Khan said he should confine himself to his own business.

"How a person who had fled from Ramlila Ground (in Delhi) by putting on a woman's dress can talk of beheading those raising dissenting voices," Khan, who is in Australia, said in a statement.

He was referring to the police crackdown on Ramdev's rally in Ramlila Ground in June 2011.

Khan alleged that Ramdev is "busy in spoiling the congenial atmosphere in accordance with agenda of BJP and RSS".


Updated Date: Apr 05, 2016 17:05 PM

Also Watch

It's A Wrap: Omerta star Rajkummar Rao in conversation with Parul Sharma
  • Thursday, April 26, 2018 In the Kanjarbhat community, a campaign against 'virginity tests' is slowly gaining ground
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018 Watch: National-level skater and coach Dhwanit Rele trains and nurtures budding athletes
  • Monday, May 14, 2018 FOMO Episode 1: Google Assistant, This is America, Sonam's wedding & Global Warming
  • Saturday, May 19, 2018 Social Media Star: Rajkummar Rao and Bhuvan Bam open up about selfie culture, online trolls

Also See