Things have started getting heated up as UP Assembly Elections 2022 are approaching. This election will also witness some new players who will contest for the first time. One of them is All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen. The party and it’s national president Asaduddin Owaisi are catching eyes of everyone. Known for his outspoken nature, Asaduddin Owaisi has constantly been targeted by the political parties.
Saamana on Asaduddin Owaisi
Saamana, Shiv sena founded newspaper, has called Owaisi as BJP’s undergarment, and has accused him of helping BJP from behind the curtain. They also alleged that in Bengal elections too, he carried out his dirty politics and tried to help BJP from underneath but was rejected by the people.
Owaisi's reply to Saamana and Shivsena
In a press conference, AIMIM’s leader, Owaisi commented that in Maharashtra’s Assembly elections, BJP and Shivsena were contesting together to defeat his party, but as soon as the question of chief minister came, Shivsena parted ways and accused them of being double faced. He declared Saamana’s comment as illogical and nullified it.
Owaisi in UP Assembly Elections
Owaisi is very actively participating in UP Assembly elections and organised a rally in Kanpur, in which he targeted Bharatiya Janata Party, Bahujan Samajwadi Party and Samajwadi Party and accused them of using Muslims for their benefits in elections. He assured that he is contesting to ensure Muslim representation in UP Legislative Assembly.