MLA Raja Singh was booked for alleged comments against Prophet Muhammad.
Protest erupted at South Zone DCP office last night demanding action against Singh. Case registered under section 295(a) & other section; P Sai Chaitanya, DCP South Zone, Hyderabad.
Hyderabad Police on Tuesday arrested BJP MLA Raja Singh for his derogatory remark against a community. A criminal case was registered against the MLA after continuing protest at Dabeerpur police station and also at Hyderabad CP officer.
Singh allegedly made an objectionable video in reaction to the recent show by stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui in Hyderabad. In video, he spoke against member of a community besides using foul language against Munawar accusing him if of making blasphemous comedy in the past.
A day prior to Munawar’s show in Hyderabad on August 20, Raja Singh was taken into preventive custody by police. It was at this time, he declared that if Munawar’ show was allowed in Hyderabad by the government then there will be another show in reaction to it and he will organize it and DGP will br responsible for any communal fallout.
The cops have registered a criminal case against the MLA, while, member of a community demanded immediate action against him.