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Eggs-tomatoes hurls at Kamal Haasan for ‘Hindu extremists’ statement

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Chennai: Indian film actor turned politician Kamal Hasan is now days much indulged in controversies regarding his comments over Hindu extremists.

Few days ago Kamal has made a statement claiming that the first terrorist of Independent India was a ‘Hindu’ referring to Mahatma Gandhi’s Assailant. Hasan is again at the centre of a raging row over his Hindu extremist remarks.

 

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Giving explanations to his prior statement Hasan said, “Let me tell you terrorists abound all religions…Every religion has its own terrorists and we cannot claim that we are sanctimonious and we have not done that. History shows you that all religions have their extremists.”

Hasan has already applied for an anticipatory bail after his controversial statement followed by an FIR against him. Makkal Needhi Maiyam founder, Hasan said that this is not for very first time this type of statements have been made during the Aravakurichi Assembly segment bypoll campaign meet on Sunday.

 

Eggs, tomatoes thrown at Kamal Haasan as gifts for controversial statement:

 

He further said that he had made similar comments in Chennai during the Lok Sabha election campaign but it was being taken note of now by those people “whose confidence is dipping”.

 

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Defending himself on anticipatory bail issue the MNM chief said,” I don’t fear arrest but I have got campaigning to do. Let them arrest.. But if they arrest me tensions will escalate. This is not my request but an advice,” He also said that his focus in Sunday’s campaign speech was on maintaining harmony.

As police has denied the permission for him to undertake campaigning in Sulur Assembly constituency in Coimbatore, the MNM chief asked if there was problem then why the bypoll can’t be postponed.

 

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Women’s day special: Lucknow Nagar Nigam to offer discounts to women registering for house and water tax in the city

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Lucknow: In a fisrt, Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC) will host an all women meeting of its House on Sunday, on the eve of international Women’s Day.

City mayor Sanyukta Bhatia has called the meeting which will be attended by women corporators and officers of the civic body. The LMC has also invited only women journalists to cover the event. .

“It will be an informal meeting, but an acknowledgement of the important role women play in all walks of life,” said Bhatia, who is also the city’s first woman mayor. “The house meeting will discuss some important aspects of women safety and services offered to them in the city,” she added.

Women corporators will also be allowed to raise and discuss issues and development work in their respective wards. The meeting will be held at LMC headquarter in Lalbagh from 10am.

 

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