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.read more
Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party President Om Prakash Rajbhar met AIMIM National President Asaduddin Owaisi and discussed seat-sharing for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2022. The two leaders met at a five-star hotel, before the AIMIM chief proceeded on his onward journey to Bahraich.
"They are against Hindutva. Though at times, some false cases of lynching have been registered against people," Bhagwat said. The RSS chief urged Muslims not to get "trapped in the cycle of fear" that Islam is in danger in India.
Owaisi, while addressing a rally had vowed that his party will not let Yogi Adityanath become the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh again in 2022.
After showing 'good performance' in the Bihar Assembly elections, the AIMIM party announced that it would contest 100 seats in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in 2022.
The attackers allegedly abducted Abdul Samad from an autorickshaw and dragged him to a hut in a nearby forested area. A video of the vile incident, in which Mr Samad can be seen pleading with his attackers, has been circulated online.
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A convict in the 2007 Ajmer dargah blast case, in which three people were killed, was accorded a hero's welcome in Bharuch on Sunday by local people and members of the VHP, RSS and BJP, after he was released on bail.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi target Yogi government over number of encounters in UP. Addressing a rally he said that there has been 6475 encounters in Uttar Pradesh and out of those 37% involve killing of Muslims. The AIMIM chief said that there is a rule of fear in UP and it should be stopped.
Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM is seeking to make its foray into Tamil Nadu and has joined the AMMK-led alliance from which it will be contesting three seats--Vaniyambadi, Krishnagiri and Sankarapuram.
Asaduddin Owaisi’s All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen has tied up with TTV Dhinakaran’s Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) for the April 6 assembly elections in Tamil Nadu. The AMMK has allotted the AIMIM three seats - Vaniyambadi, Krishnagiri and Sankarapuram.
AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on March 08 said that his party will contest elections on three seats in alliance with TTV Dhinakaran-led AMMK in Vaniyambadi, Sankarapuram and Krishnagiri.
The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) will contest in the Andhra Pradesh municipal elections from 47 wards where there is a sizable Muslim population. Andhra Pradesh will hold polls across 12 corporations and 75 municipalities on March 10.
AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Kolkata said that his party will take part in upcoming Vidhan Sabha elections.
All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on December 29 said that BJP-ruled states are making a mockery of Constitution through 'Love Jihad' laws and their aim is to bring Muslims in bad light.
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GHMC is a part of Telangana but mainland Telangana has a regional aspiration with a different political demography, says Asaduddin Owaisi.
Expressing satisfaction over his party's performance in GHMC polls, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi refused to admit any wave in the favour of the BJP. He said AIMIM's strike rate was best among all the parties as it won 44 of 51 wards.
Elections to the GHMC will be held on December 1. The counting of votes for the poll would be taken up on December 4. There are 150 wards in all in the corporation, and the mayor’s post is reserved for a woman this time.
The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on November 29 said the demands of the farmers who is protesting against the new farms laws is completely genuine.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Hyderabad lashed out at UP CM Yogi Adityanath for his comments on renaming Hyderabad as Bhagyanagar if BJP comes to power.