Patna, Feb 17 IANS | 8 months ago

In the wake of the BJP demanding his resignation over his alleged links to two terror suspects, Bihar's Minority Welfare and Information Technology Minister Shahid Ali Khan Monday said his name is Khan but he was not a terrorist.

"My name is Shahid Ali Khan and I am not a terrorist," the minister said in the state assembly replying to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members who were demanding his resignation.

Khan said it was unfortunate that despite him getting a clean chit from the police, the BJP is wooing its vote bank by deliberately trying to politicise the issue.

Earlier, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said his cabinet colleague Khan has no connection with the terror suspects.

He added that the inquiry was conducted by superintendents of police of Motihari and Sitamarhi districts.

Last week after television channels broadcast reports about Khan's alleged connection with terror suspects, a police inquiry found it was not true.

Shahid Ali Khan has no connection with the two suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) or Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agents," Additional Director General of Police Ravinder Kumar said.

The terror suspects were found to be residents of the state's Sitamarhi and Motihari districts but their connection with the IM or ISI was not established.

(Posted on 17-02-2014)

Share This Page:

Post your comments

Information on States of India:

Andaman Nicobar | Andhra Pradesh | Arunachal Pradesh | Assam | Bihar | Chandigarh | Chhattisgarh | Dadar Nagar Haveli | Daman Diu | Delhi | Goa | Gujarat | Haryana | Himachal Pradesh | Jammu Kashmir | Jharkhand | Karnataka | Kerala | Lakshadweep | Madhya Pradesh | Maharashtra | Manipur | Meghalaya | Mizoram | Nagaland | Orissa | Pondicherry | Punjab | Rajasthan | Sikkim | Tamil Nadu | Tripura | Uttar Pradesh | Uttaranchal | West Bengal


Andhra Pradesh Travel Map | Bihar Travel Map | Goa Travel Map | Gujarat Travel Map | Haryana Travel Map | Himachal Pradesh Map | Karnataka Travel Map | Kerala Travel Map | Maharashtra Travel Map | Punjab Travel Map | Rajasthan Travel Map | Sikkim Travel Map | Tamil Nadu Travel Map | Uttar Pradesh Travel Map | West Bengal Travel Map |


Alappuzha | Ernakulam | Idukki | Kannur | Kasaragod | Kollam | Kottayam | Kozhikode | Malappuram | Palakkad | Pathanamthitta | Thiruvananthapuram | Thrissur | Wayanad |


Airports of India | Districts of India | India Pilgrim Centers | Tourism Map of India | National Highways in India | India Railway Routes |


Ahmadabad | Bangalore | Chennai | Coimbatore | Delhi | Hyderabad/Secunderabad | Kochi | Kolkata | Mumbai | Pondicherry | Pune | Surat |