Bengaluru: Amid the ongoing debate in the country over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Citizenship Register (NRC), Asaduddin Owaisi's party AIMIM leader Waris Pathan has made a provocative statement. He said about the ongoing protests against the CAA and NRC at the Shaheen Bagh in Delhi under the leadership of Muslim women that they say we have pushed the women forward.
He further said in a loud tone that, keep in mind that only the lionesses have come out so far and you are sweating. From this, you can understand what will happen if we all come out. We are 15 crore, but above 100 crore are heavy. Remember this. This video with the inflammatory statement of Waris Pathan which is spreading like fire on social media.
He also said that we will take away freedom. Waris Pathan has been a member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly. He has given this inflammatory statement while addressing the anti-CAA rally organized in Gulbarga. AIMIM chief and MP from Hyderabad Lok Sabha Asaduddin Owaisi were also present at the rally held on 15 February.
#WATCH AIMIM leader Waris Pathan: ...They tell us that we've kept our women in the front - only the lionesses have come out&you're already sweating. You can understand what would happen if all of us come together. 15 cr hain magar 100 ke upar bhaari hain, ye yaad rakh lena.(15.2) pic.twitter.com/KO8kqHm6Kg— ANI (@ANI) February 20, 2020