ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistani cricket captain Saeed Anwar has launched a scathing assault on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for interrupting his speech throughout ‘Azaan’ (name to prayer for Muslims) and described him as a satan (Shaitan). The former Pakistani cricketer additionally slammed Union Home Secretary Amit Shah, who additionally briefly interrupted his speech out of respect for ‘Azaan’ as he addressed a marketing campaign rally there. final yr.
A video has been shared by a verified Twitter account, Pakistan Untold, which exhibits Anwar delivering a sermon forward of a big rally at an unknown location and punching PM Modi and Shah for his or her previous gestures of stopping their speech which coincided with Azaan.
In the video, Anwar could be heard saying, “No matter how many times you stop your speech for Azan, you will remain a Satan-possessed Hindu.”
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(Zee News can not independently confirm the authenticity of the video shared by the Twitter account)
“No matter how many times you stop your speech for Azan
You will remain a Satan-possessed Hindu.”
BTW this mullah is former Pak cricket captain Saeed Anwar who hosted Indian Hindus numerous occasions. Imagine the hatred amongst commoners. pic.twitter.com/tRhdSQ2HJL
— Unspeakable Pakistan (@pakistan_untold) March 5, 2023
The tweet, which comes at a time when Pakistan is grappling with a extreme financial disaster and extreme meals scarcity, drew sturdy reactions from Twitter customers, who criticized the previous Pakistani cricketer for having insulted Prime Minister Modi – a democratically elected chief.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had earlier refused to put on a skullcap supplied by some Muslim leaders, lower off his speech after listening to the decision for ‘Azaan’ from a close-by mosque as he addressed a rally on the Gujarat.
Similarly, Union Home Minister Amit Shah additionally briefly interrupted his speech throughout a rally in Baramulla district, Jammu and Kashmir, as “Azaan” (Muslim name to prayer) was going down at a close-by mosque final yr.
Both Prime Minister Modi and the Shah had been greeted by the viewers, drawing a spherical of applause from them and chanting slogans to cease their speech after listening to the Muslim name to prayer.
Saeed Anwar, a prolific left-handed batsman, is a retired Pakistani captain for Tests and ODIs. An opening batsman and occasional orthodox gradual left-arm bowler, Anwar performed worldwide cricket between 1989 and 2003.