Shoe thrown at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Mumbai rally Current Affairs 

Shoe thrown at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Mumbai rally

Mumbai: A shoe was thrown at the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi while he was addressing a rally on Tuesday at Nagpada in south Mumbai, the MP however remained unhurt. The incident took place around 9:45 pm during Owaisi’s speech against the triple talaq bill. The man who had thrown the shoe was taken into custody and a case has been registered by the police. Owaisi, unfazed with the incident did not stop his speech. He said, “I am willing to lay down my life for my…

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Jamate Islami Hind convinces elderly Mumbai couple to abandon suicide plans citing Islamic teachings Life 

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind convinces elderly Mumbai couple to abandon suicide plans citing Islamic teachings

Mumbai: The President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Maharashtra, Engineer Taufeeq Aslam Khan, PR secretary Abdul Hafeez Farooqui and secretary for social services Mazhar Farooq paid a courtesy visit on Saturday to the elderly couple who wrote to the President to seek permission to end their life and convinced them to abandon their suicide plans. Mr. Narayan Lawate (88) and his wife Mrs. Iravati Lawate (78), a resident of Charni Road, Mumbai have made a heart-wrenching plea to President Ram Nath Kovind seeking permission for active euthanasia or “assisted suicide” as they…

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Day after Pune rally violence, Dalit protesters block roads in Mumbai Current Affairs 

Day after Pune rally violence, Dalit protesters block roads in Mumbai

Mumbai: Traffic came to a standstill at the Eastern Express Highway in Mumbai this morning after Dalit protestors blocked the roads following the attack on Dalit rally at Koregaon Bhima in Pune. Dalit groups called for a bandh in Mumbai on Tuesday and sought action against those involved in the violent clashes in Pune the day before. Incidents of stone pelting were reported from the spot and a man, who was trying to immolate himself, was saved just in time. Mumbai Police tweeted: “Don’t believe in rumours. Traffic on Eastern…

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