While strongly condemning the Assam government’s population policy, Prof K.M. Kader Mohideen, the national president of the Indian Union Muslim League has said that the Assam Chief Minister seems to take pleasure in dividing the people and ruining the family lives of people, mostly Muslim migrants in the state.
All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) has slammed Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma over his remarks on population policy and said that the CM has intentionally targeted Muslim community in the state.
All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen supremo and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday rejected Assam Chief Minister and BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma’s reported comments urging Muslims to adopt population control measures.
The Congress has claimed that the Grand Alliance of opposition parties will emerge victorious and form the government in Assam once final results are out despite trends showing comeback for BJP.
In Assam, most of the national surveys gave the BJP a second term. Assam is witnessing a power tussle between the Mitrajot, led by the ruling BJP, and the Mahajot, headed by the Congress.