AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi came in for heavy criticism from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for hate speech. Reacting to video released by the AIMIM leader, the BJP stated in no uncertain terms that it would not tolerate such provocation.
Karimnagar MP Bandi Sanjay said: "We will not tolerate it." Other leaders who criticised Owaisi's hate speech included BJP MP D Aravind, MLA Raja Singh who termed the video unwarranted. Raja Singh said that it was wrong to make such provocative statements against people.
Meanwhile, BJP Official spokesperson Krishna Sagar Rao said that the party was watching the tapes which will soon be sent to Union Home Ministry for scrutiny.