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SP leader Abu Azmi wants Maharashtra Muslim ministers to quit on CM's Babri remark

March 04, 2021 6:25 pm

Speaking in the Assembly on Wednesday, Thackeray had said, "...when the Babri Masjid was brought down, the 'Tom, Dick and Harry' had run away, but Balasaheb stood (firm on this position)" adding that "...the Shiv Sena chief (Bal Thackeray) had then said he was proud if his Shiv Sainiks brought down parts of the mosque".

SP seeks 5% Muslim quota in education, non-implementation of NRC

March 01, 2021 7:53 pm

The Samajwadi Party had been part of a pre-poll alliance that was stitched together by NCP Chief Sharad Pawar in the 2019 Assembly elections.

‘Cong, NCP should combine (forces), make Pawar leader’

October 25, 2019 3:01 am

Mumbai’s only Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Azmi, who won from Mankhurd Shivaji Nagar constituency for the third time, tells The Indian Express why ally Congress is losing its importance and why he thinks (NCP chief) Sharad Pawar should have been the face of the opposition alliance in Maharashtra.

Drug menace, open defecation: Sena hopes to cash in on locals’ anger to unseat Azmi from Mankhurd Shivaji Nagar

October 17, 2019 2:03 am

The only time that Sena had stood victorious in Mankhurd Shivaji Nagar constituency was in 1995, when party leader Ratnakar Narkar was elected from the seat. This time, Sena workers believe, their candidate Vitthal Lokare, a local, will be victorious.

Maharashtra Samajwadi Party Abu Asim Azmi: Have been betrayed by Congress

October 10, 2019 2:50 am

Azmi said Congress leaders in Delhi are still living under the illusion that they will come here, raise their hands... and people will vote for them.

Congress, NCP, SP and smaller secular parties can together defeat BJP: SP MLA Abu Azmi

March 14, 2019 2:53 am

"The present economic condition of India is poor. The Congress is not seriously tackling these issues. It feels problems of communalism will help them gain favour," Azmi said.

Congress not keen to ally fearing dent in its Hindu votebank: Samajwadi Party

November 18, 2018 4:23 am

“They (ruling government) do not want to build a temple, they just want to play politics in the name of the Ram temple. If they had to build one they would have already done so in their four years of rule,” Abu Azmi said.

Abu Azmi’s son gets threat call, police file FIR

July 30, 2017 1:59 am

Farhan Azmi, son of Samajwadi Party leader Abu Asim Azmi had tweeted on July 26 that he had given a written complaint to Mumbai police commissioner regarding a call received by a person claiming to be from a Rajasthan-based outfit, “Hindu Sena”.

Telangana ‘fake’ encounter: Abu Azmi to stage dharna in demand of probe, compensation

May 21, 2015 1:33 am

Abu Asim Azmi has extended financial assistance to victims’ families.

Azmi calls for alliance of "secular thinkers" for Maha polls

August 11, 2014 2:34 pm

A grand alliance will ensure that secular votes do not get divided in the state Assembly polls, said Azmi.


Kejriwal hits the road in Amritsar, Modi campaigns in Bhubaneswar

April 11, 2014 5:43 pm

AP convener Arvind Kejriwal campaigns during an election roadshow.


Shocking Remark By Samajwadi Party Leader Abu Azmi's On Bengaluru Mass Molestation

June 22, 2020 7:15 pm

Samajwadi Party Mumbai unit chief Abu Azmi courted controversy as he suggested that the reason behind 'mass molestation' of women in Bengaluru was because of them 'straying away' from Indian culture.