New Delhi: Salim Khan, Screenwriter and veteran Actor who always stood for his son, Bollywood Actor, Salman Khan whenever he lands in any controversy, slammed AIMIM Chief, Asaduddin Owaisi for abusing Salman Khan. He termed Owaisi as a self-proclaimed leader of Muslims.
Salim Khan expressed his displeasure against Owaisi on twitter with series of tweets. Attacking Owaisi, Salim Khan said he is a self-proclaimed leader of Muslims and said that he is upset with PM Modi and this is the reason he abuses Salman Khan.
In another tweet, Salim mentioned, “Flashback Jan 2014 Salman went to Ahmedabad on invitation of Modiji to fly Kites. I had advised him to go. Owaisi got some of his followers’ together and said “Iss Haram ke pille ki picture boycott karo”. “This is the language he uses for Muslims. I wanted to react and retaliate then but couldn’t stoop to his level”, he further added.
It is to be noted that Bollywood actor, Salman Khan has often landed in controversies by his statements but his father, Salim Khan has always stood with him and defended. His father defended the actor on various controversies like ban on Pakistani artistes, Yakub Memon’s hanging etc.