Owaisi sent to jail for 14 days

Last Updated: Wed, Jan 09, 2013 04:00 hrs

Hyderabad, Jan 9 (IANS) Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader Akbaruddin Owaisi was Wednesday sent to judicial custody for 14 days on charges of delivering a hate speech.

After questioning the legislator through the night, police produced him early Wednesday before a magistrate in Nirmal town in Adilabad district, about 200 km from here.

The MIM leader was then shifted to the district jail in Adilabad town.

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