Karimnagar additional district magistrate K. Deshpande on Saturday directed Karimnagar two town police to register a criminal case against MIM Charminar legislator Syed Ahmed Pasha Quadri for making derogatory remarks against Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.

The BJP Karimnagar town leaders had lodged a complaint against Quadri on Friday, but the police had not registered a case and stated that they would seek the legal opinion on the issue. Following the court directions, the police had registered a case against the MIM legislator.

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