Pulwama attack: BJP MLA T Raja Singh calls Sania Mirza Pakistan’s bahu

first_imgHe’s threatened to behead people opposed to the building of a Ram temple in Ayodhya, and cited religious concerns as he refused to be sworn in by an MLA from Asaduddin Owaisi’s party.Now, BJP leader T Raja Singh has expanded his repertoire of controversial remarks to include the realm of sports.His extraordinary demand: that Sania Mirza, one of India’s best-known athletes, be removed as the brand ambassador of Telangana in the wake of the terrorist attack carried out by the Jaish-e-Mohammed last week in Pulwama.He called Mirza ‘Pakistan’s’ daughter-in-law — clearly a reference to her marriage to cricketer Shoaib Malik.PULWAMA MASTERMIND KILLEDThis morning, the mastermind of last week’s suicide attack, in which 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans were martyred, was killed by security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district.The man, Kamran, was one of two terrorists killed.Four Army men, including a major, were martyred in the encounter.Meanwhile, Pakistan has called back its High Commissioner in India, Sohail Mahmood, for consultations.Inputs from Akash KolluruREAD | Kamal Haasan’s Kashmir plebiscite comment enrages Internet, his party clarifiesALSO READ | Mallika Dua slams nakli nationalists on Pulwama terror attack, gets viciously trolledWATCH | undreds gather at India Gate to express solidarity for martyred CRPF jawanslast_img