AIUMM to back parties which support Muslim quota

Last Updated: Saturday, November 19, 2011 - 17:25

Lucknow: The All India United Muslim Morcha
(AIUMM) on Saturday said that in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly
elections it will support only that political party which will
raise the Muslim reservation issue in the Winter session of
Parliament.
"Though all political parties have been advocating
reservation for Muslims, they have not taken any concrete and
decisive initiative on the issue," AIUMM national president M
A Sidiqui told reporters here today.

He said the front would organise a convention on the issue
of Muslim reservation in the state capital on December 11.
"Leaders of various political parties will be invited to
attend the convention and clear their stand on the issue of
Muslim reservation," he said.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, November 19, 2011 - 17:25

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