Third wicket from MIM party: Asaduddin sent to custody !

Third wicket from MIMparty falls as MIM chief and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi, against whom a non-bailable warrant was pending in a 2005 case, on Monday appeared before a court in Sangareddy town of Medak district which remanded him in judicial custody till February 2.

Asaduddin, who is accused number 1 in the case, filed a ‘recall petition’ in the court seeking cancellation of NBW.

However, the court dismissed his petition and remanded him in judicial custody till February 2, a senior police officer said.

Meanwhile, MIM called for a bandh tomorrow in old city, and all shops were shut down forcibly by MIM leaders in old city today. Tension situation prevailed in Oldcity as police forces were deployed in large number.