Salman Khurshid ngopost
“It gives us pride when we sing national anthem, to see our flag, to say ‘Vande Matram’… Some people don’t want to do it, it’s their choice,” he said after addressing a conference on ‘Freedom of Speech and Expression in Universities’.
His remarks come in the wake of a controversy fuelled by AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi who said he will not chant ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’ even if a knife is put to his throat.
Asaaudin Owaisi pardaphash
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Asked whether he might be booked for sedition for his remarks, Khurshid said the matter should be left for the courts to decide.