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Sonu Nigam controversy: HC says Azaan an integral part of Islam, not loudspeakers

Sonu Nigam controversy: HC says Azaan an integral part of Islam, not loudspeakers

Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam found himself in the mid of a huge controversy after his series of tweets on 'Azaan' sparked a new debate with dividing views across the social media. Now, according to HindustanTimes.com, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has said that Azaan is undoubtedly an integral part of Islam but it does not necessarily have to be blared through loudspeakers.

Sonu Nigam shaves head, asks Muslim cleric for Rs 10 lakh over fatwa against him for 'azaan' remark!

Sonu Nigam shaves head, asks Muslim cleric for Rs 10 lakh over fatwa against him for 'azaan' remark!

 In order to prove his point right, the singer shaved his head this afternoon in the presence of media.

Quran, Islam never said loudspeakers necessary for azaan: Congress leader Ahmed Patel

Quran, Islam never said loudspeakers necessary for azaan: Congress leader Ahmed Patel

In remarks which might create ripples within the political arena, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Tuesday opined that loudspeakers are not much necessary for blaring of azaan at mosques.

Sonu Nigam stands by his ‘forced religiousness’ tweet even after drawing criticism

Sonu Nigam stands by his ‘forced religiousness’ tweet even after drawing criticism

Nigam took to Twitter on Tuesday after a huge controversy erupted over his statement where he had raised objection to loudspeakers at places of worship.