Asaduddin Owaisi surrenders, sent to jail

Last Updated: Mon, Jan 21, 2013 09:00 hrs

Hyderabad, Jan 21 (IANS) Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi was Monday sent to judicial custody for 14 days by a court in Medak district in connection with a case booked against him in 2005.

The Hyderabad MP surrendered before a court in Sangareddy town near Hyderabad. The judge sent him to judicial remand till Feb 2.

He had been booked on March 16, 2005 for obstructing officials from carrying out demolition of a place of worship to facilitate road extension at a village called Muttangi.

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