This came a day after Acharya stoked controversy saying Indian Muslims are free to go anywhere, including Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Amar Singh was present when the SP supremo cut the cake at a grand function organised at Athletics Stadium, Saifai late last evening.
Khan condemned the terrorist attacks in Paris but simultaneously raked up the issue of action by the US and Russia in Arab countries, saying “killing of innocents” anywhere is “not justified”.
The SP leader asked the prime minister to bring the ring, which he claimed is “preserved in Britain’s museum”, and show it to “those BJP activists who have been launching anti-Tipu Sultan stir.”
Invoking ancient saints, the UP minister appealed to the Prime Minister to work towards lessening the fear among the minorities.
A Congress leader from Rampur has written to the PMO seeking protection from Azam Khan.
Azam Khan also demanded that the Centre should take steps to divert the attention of the younger generation towards constructive activities
Azam said if eating beef was a sin then the punishment given to Rashid, should also be meted out to Justice (retd) Markandey Katju and author Shobha De.
Khan went on to ask why only those transporting “prohibited animals” were being killed in such a manner while those selling the animals did not share the same fate
Cabinet Minister Azam Khan holds the portfolios of all these departments.
Azam Khan had on Monday said that he would take the issue of rampant communal violence in India to the United Nations and also appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop those who are spreading violence and communalism across the country.
Amid outcry over lynching of a 50-year-old Muslim man in Dadri, senior Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan today sought intervention of United Nations to look into the “miseries” of minorities in India.
A case should be registered against him in this incident,” Azam said while talking to reporters Saturday.
Azam Khan urged PM Narendra Modi to prevent BJP volunteers from victimizing the community to meet ‘petty political ends’.
The case against Khan was filed on a complaint by Ujjawal Gupta, reportedly the district coordinator of Bajrang Dal in Badaun.