July 24, 2015 12:21 am
Sabir Ali was expelled after his induction faced severe criticism within the party, especially from party vice-president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi.
September 17, 2014 2:22 am
The court had earlier summoned Naqvi as an accused, saying there was ‘prima facie’ evidence to proceed against him.
May 02, 2014 12:48 am
May 01, 2014 1:27 pm
Ali, in his complaint, alleged that Naqvi had termed him as a friend of terrorist Bhatkal in March.
April 01, 2014 2:40 am
Dubey, who represents Narkatiaganj, is a three-time MLA who joined the BJP in 2005.
March 31, 2014 12:29 am
Sabir Ali's wife, threatened to sit on a dharna in front of Naqvi's house if the BJP leader did not apologise.
March 29, 2014 8:44 pm
Naqvi had on Friday tweeted saying that Sabir Ali was "a friend of terrorist Yasin Bhatkal" and strongly opposed his entry into the party.
March 29, 2014 5:42 pm
The yoga guru, however, clarified that it was his personal view.
March 29, 2014 8:55 pm
The cancellation of Sabir Ali's membership came after he asked the party to put his induction on hold.
March 29, 2014 1:43 pm
Ali offered to quit politics forever if it was proved that he has any connection with terrorist Yasin Bhatkal.