Hate speech arrest: MIM supporters attack media vans
Adilabad: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi's alleged supporters on Wednesday attacked media vans in Adilabad after Owaisi was arrested and sent to 14-day judicial custody. According to television reports, MIM supporters attacked media vans in Adilabad, where a shutdown is being observed on Wednesday.
The MIM had called for a shutdown in Adilabad and Nizamabad districts in Andhra Pradesh following the arrest of Akbaruddin Owaisi on Tuesrday. Additional security forces have been deployed in Hyderabad and Adilabad as a precautionary measure.
Expressing serious concern over the ongoing protests in Andhra Pradesh, following the nod for the creation of a separate Telangana State, the Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja said that the Centre must address the genuine concerns of the people and assure them that their interests will be duly protected.
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