Staff Reporter

Bring about law for making wearing of helment optional, says Asaduddin

HYDERABAD: The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen on Saturday urged the Government to transfer Police Commissioner A.K. Mohanty accusing him of failing to identify the policemen whose alleged attempt to intercept two motorcyclists resulted in the latter's death at Khairatabad recently. Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi, who addressed MIM activists staging demonstration at Indira Park, demanded a new law making helmet-wearing optional.

`Arrest the guilty'

Suspension of a Sub-Inspector and a home guard in the Khairatabad case was not adequate, they should be arrested, he said.The demonstrators burnt the effigy of the Police Commissioner. MIM MLAs Syed Ahmed Pasha Quadri, Mohd. Mauzamm Khan, Muqtada Afsar Khan and Mumtaz Khan were present.