BJP fields Muslim woman candidate against Owaisi

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 04 Nov 2018 08:51:39



BHARATIYA Janata Party (BJP) has fielded Syed Shahezadi, a Muslim woman, as its candidate from Chandrayangutta constituency in Hyderabad, to take on All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeenleader Akbaruddin Owaisi in the December 7 State Assembly election. A novice in electoral politics, Shahezadi, who was a leader of ABVP, student wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, hails from Adilabad in Telangana.

Shahezadi, who completed post-graduation in political science from Osmania University in Hyderabad, alleged there has been no improvement in the condition of common people in Chandrayangutta and other parts of old city of Hyderabad though All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslim has been elected for the past two decades. She said she can work for people’s welfare by implementing Centre schemes.