The BJP’s Tejasvi Surya, campaigning for the Hyderabad civic polls next month, aimed a searing offensive at AIMIM leader and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi today, saying each vote for him was a vote in opposition to India.
Accusing each Asaduddin Owaisi and his brother Akbaruddin Owaisi of “enjoying divisive and communal politics”, Tejasvi Surya, a BJP MP from Bengaluru, additionally accused the AIMIM leaders of “permitting solely Rohingya Muslims, not an improvement”, in Hyderabad.
“Every single vote to Owaisi is a vote in opposition to India and everything that India stands for,” stated Mr. Surya, recently elevated as the BJP’s youth wing president.
“He (Asaduddin Owaisi) speaks the language of rabid Islamism, separatism, and extremism which Mohammed Ali Jinnah additionally spoke. Each Indian ought to stand in opposition to divisive and communal politics of the Owaisi brothers.”
The firebrand BJP MP referred to as the Larger Hyderabad Municipal Company polls to be held on December 1 the BJP’s gateway to the south.
“Change Hyderabad in the present day, change Telangana tomorrow, change South India day after tomorrow. The entire nation is watching Hyderabad,” he stated.
The civic polls in Hyderabad have change into a high profile contest with the BJP elevating the stakes after winning a byelection within the Dubbaka meeting seat, a stronghold of Telangana’s ruling party TRS (Telangana Rashtra Samiti).
Sensing a chance to consolidate its base in Telangana forward of meeting polls due in three years, the BJP determined to go all out within the civic election in Hyderabad, the place the Owaisis have a robust grip.
“It’s laughable that Akbaruddin and Asaduddin Owaisi are talking of improvement. They have not allowed improvement or new infrastructure undertaking in outdated Hyderabad. The one factor they allowed is Rohingya Muslims,” stated Mr. Surya.
He additionally mocked Chief Minister Ok Chandrasekhara Rao for promising to make Hyderabad an Istanbul, saying he had an alliance with the AIMIM as he wished to make it a “Hyderabad of Pakistan”.
Moreover Mr Surya, the BJP has drafted a number of national leaders to campaign in Hyderabad, forcing the state’s ruling party to reply.
Mr. Rao, aka KCR, launched his party’s manifesto for the civic polls, in which he introduced a waiver of water payments and electrical energy invoice concessions. He additionally urged folks to choose between peace and communal disturbances, without referring to the BJP.
“Would you like a peaceable Hyderabad or would you like a Hyderabad the place there’s a curfew, communal disturbances? You need to make that selection,” the Chief Minister stated.
Reacting to Mr. Surya’s feedback, KCR’s daughter Ok Kavitha, a lawmaker, stated: “This so-called younger chief desires to alter Hyderabad, change Telangana and South India. I need to inform him, boss, open your eyes, Hyderabad has already modified. Amazon, Google has come to Hyderabad. Within 6 years, 24 hours of quality energy has come to Hyderabad, we have now created an exquisite network of road and infrastructure to beat every other metro. Hyderabad has arrived and it’s Hyderabad’s time to rule the roost on this nation.”