Asaduddin Owaisi and Abbas Siddiqui joining hands could spell trouble for Mamata Banerjee by splitting the TMC's Muslim vote bank, political observers said.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi met prominent Muslim leader Abbas Siddiqui in Hooghly district, sources said
Notably, BTP chief Chhotu Vasava had in December announced the severing of ties with the Congress party in two district Panchayats in Narmada and Bharuch.
'Never was a man born who can buy Asaduddin Owaisi with money', he said.
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The ruling TRS has suffered one of the most humiliating defeats in the GHMC.
TRS loses vote share too, AIMIM retains vote bank but Cong routed in GHMC polls.
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Over 74 lakh voters would exercise their franchise to elect representatives in the 150-ward Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC).
‘I feel the magazine failed to ask Mr Owaisi some uncomfortable, tough questions’.
Dalwai has alleged that other Muslim leaders from Maharashtra were also stopped from campaigning in Bihar.
BJP MP and the party's youth wing president Tejaswi Surya alleged that the TRS, as also the AIMIM , have made political parties into private companies.
Along with Pasha a few other AIMIM members quit the party on Monday
The demand was made by Akhtarul Iman, state president of Asaduddin Owaisis AIMIM to replace the word Hindustan with 'Bharat' as it is in the Constitution
Will he, won’t he? Questions swirl as Asaduddin Owaisi rises nationally
With the elections advanced by a month, both BJP and Cong are in disarray.
Reacting to allegations that his party was dividing anti-BJP votes, Owaisi said he was running a political party that has a right to contest on its own.
Both the ruling coalition of JDU and the BJP have a lot at stake in the final phase since almost all Muslim-dominated districts such as Kishanganj, Katihar, Araria and Purnia will vote on November 7.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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