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Asaduddin Owaisi Asaduddin Owaisi DOB: 13 May 1969

Born on May 13, 1969, Asaduddin Owaisi is an Indian politician, who is the President of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen. He is a three-time Member of Parliament (MP), representing the Hyderabad constituency in Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Indian Parliament. Owaisi made his political debut in 1994 in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election. Contesting from the Charminar constituency which his party has been winning since 1967, he defeated his nearest rival a breakaway party Majlis Bachao Tehreek's candidate by a margin of 40 thousand votes. In 2004 election, he was succeeded by Syed Ahmed Pasha Quadri as the member of the Assembly from the constituency. The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) will contest only eight seats in Hyderabad out of the total 119 in the forthcoming Telangana elections, a senior party leader said on condition of anonymity.

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RSS mouthpiece in 1947 demanded 'bhagwa' flag as national flag, PM Modi should clarify: Owaisi

India | Aug 04, 2022, 05:00 PM IST

Tricolour controversy: RSS magazine said three colours in flag are evil, I question him (PM) whether what they've said is right or wrong, he should clarify, AIMIM chief asks.


Major setback to Asaduddin Owaisi as four AIMIM MLAs join RJD in Bihar

India | Jun 29, 2022, 03:40 PM IST

The AIMIM had in the November 2020 Bihar Assembly polls won five of the 20 seats it contested.

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UP Bypoll Results 2022: Owaisi slams Akhilesh, says 'Samajwadi Party incapable of defeating BJP'

India | Jun 27, 2022, 07:57 AM IST

In Uttar Pradesh by-elections, the ruling BJP won both Rampur and Azamgarh Lok Sabha constituencies. BJP candidate Ghanshyam Singh Lodhi defeated Samajwadi Party candidate Mohammad Asim Raja in the Rampur seat.

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'Hindutva project' of BJP weakening India: Asaduddin Owaisi

India | Jun 26, 2022, 02:01 PM IST

AIMIM leader feels that Hindutva as opposed to Hinduism is exclusive. He sees Hindutva as a danger to India's Constitution and composite culture as it does not believe in equality and talks about one nation and one religion.

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President Election 2022: NCP to hold Opposition meet today; Sharad Pawar invites Owaisi

India | Jun 21, 2022, 07:27 AM IST

Meanwhile, the BJP will hold its parliamentary board meeting on Tuesday where it is likely to finalise its pick for the election slated to be held on July 18, sources said.

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Prophet row: Nupur Sharma can become contender for 'Delhi CM's' post, says Asaduddin Owaisi

India | Jun 19, 2022, 07:39 AM IST

Owaisi further said that BJP is safeguarding Nupur Sharma and asked the Telangana CM to arrest her and bring her to Telangana.

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AIMIM to contest Gujarat elections 2022: Will it polarise Muslim votes helping BJP?

India | Jun 13, 2022, 07:16 PM IST

The opposition, on several occasions, has alleged that Asaduddin Owaisi's party is the 'B' team of BJP. 

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Prophet row: AIMIM's Farooq Shabdi warns of bigger agitation if Nupur Sharma, Jindal not arrested

India | Jun 12, 2022, 06:19 PM IST

More fronts will come out and there will be even bigger movements if now-sacked BJP functionaries Nupur Sharma and Naveen Jindal are not punished, said AIMIM Solapur district chief Farooq Shabdi.

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Friday violence: Owaisi says govt should ensure there is no violence, demands Nupur Sharma's arrest

India | Jun 11, 2022, 06:05 PM IST

Speaking on Friday unrest that erupted in several states, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi said that at some places, protests were peaceful, while there was violence at many places... it shouldn't have happened.

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FIR against Owaisi: 30 AIMIM workers arrested for protesting outside police station in Delhi

India | Jun 10, 2022, 04:36 PM IST

The protest took place yesterday outside Parliament Street police station in the national capital after party chief Asaddudin Owaisi was named in an FIR for allegedly posting and sharing messages on social media against the maintenance of public tranquility and inciting people on divisive lines.

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'Delhi Police suffering from both sideism or balance-waad syndromes': Owaisi's response to FIR

India | Jun 09, 2022, 11:57 PM IST

Reacting to the FIR against him, Owaisi defended his position in 10 points on Twitter. The leader said he has received an excerpt of the FIR and this is the first time he has seen a report that does not mention what the crime is.

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BJP suspended Nupur Sharma 'only when' something happened in Gulf countries, says Owaisi

India | Jun 08, 2022, 11:25 AM IST

The BJP on Sunday suspended its spokesperson Nupur Sharma from the party's primary membership after her alleged inflammatory remarks directed at Prophet Mohammad.

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Rajya Sabha elections: MVA leaders should contact us if they want support, says Owaisi

India | Jun 07, 2022, 12:56 PM IST

The All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) has two members in the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly, which forms the electoral college for the Rajya Sabha polls, scheduled on June 10.

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Prophet controversy: Nupur Sharma should be arrested immediately, says Owaisi

India | Jun 06, 2022, 03:31 PM IST

The BJP had on Sunday suspended its national spokesperson Nupur Sharma and expelled its Delhi media head Naveen Kumar Jindal as the row over their alleged derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad escalated.

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Owaisi slams RSS chief over Gyanvapi row, says 'Ayodhya wasn't even on Sangh's agenda before VHP'

India | Jun 04, 2022, 12:03 PM IST

Owaisi also questioned the assurances of ensuring peace and harmony in the country given by BJP chief Jagat Prakash Nadda and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.

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'If India belongs to anyone...': Owaisi takes dig at BJP-RSS for blaming Mughals | WATCH

India | May 29, 2022, 06:53 AM IST

Owaisi claimed that India was formed after people migrated from Africa, Iran, Central Asia, and East Asia.

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It's a fountain, not 'Shivling': Asaduddin Owaisi on Gyanvapi Mosque survey claim

India | May 16, 2022, 09:43 PM IST

Asaduddin Owaisi said Muslims are not ready to lose another mosque after the Babri Masjid, on a day it was claimed in a Varanasi court that a Shivling was found in the Gyanvapi complex.

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'Even a dog will not pee on Aurangzeb's identity': Fadnavis slams Asaduddin Owaisi

India | May 16, 2022, 11:51 AM IST

Owaisi, MLA from Chandrayangutta in Telangana, had recently offered prayers at the tomb of the 17th century Mughal emperor in Khuldabad in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district.  

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Owaisi on Gyanvapi verdict: Have lost Babri... don't want to lose another masjid

India | May 13, 2022, 11:44 AM IST

Owaisi's remarks came after a Varanasi court while hearing the matter on Thursday said that the survey inside the Gyanvapi mosque located next to the Kashi Vishwanath temple will continue and the report needs to be submitted by May 17.

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'Not required in country': Owaisi rejects need for Uniform Civil Code

India | May 01, 2022, 06:29 AM IST

Owaisi also slammed BJP for being silent over a provision of Goa's common civil code where Hindu man is allowed to marry twice.

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