Owaisi was charged under Sections 153A and 188 of the IPC for his alleged defamatory statements against PM Modi

Will Akbaruddin face another arrest in his political careerImage: Facebook/AIMIM
news Wednesday, October 07, 2015 - 13:16

SP of Kishanganj on Wednesday issued a directive for the arrest of controversial AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi regarding his 'hate speech'.

The MLA was booked by the Kishanganj district administration for allegedly making a provocative speech at an election rally in Bihar on Sunday.

Owaisi was charged under Sections 153A and 188 of the IPC at the Kochadhaman police station for his alleged communal speeches and defamatory statements against PM Modi.

While Section 153A deals with promoting enmity between different groups on the grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language and doing acts prejudicial to maintenance of harmony, Section 188 deals with non-compliance to order duly promulgated by a public servant. 

This is not the first time that the legislator from Telangana is in trouble has he has been booked by the police a number of times and is known for his controversial speeches.


Read: Controversy's favorite child: 5 other times Akbar Owaisi got in trouble for a 'hate speech'

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