|Najma, you have disgraced many
By Akhlaq Husain Qasmi
Najma Heptulla is distantly related to Maulana Azad to which she gives great importance and takes advantage of this relationship. But despite holding the respectable position of vice chairperson of Rajya Sabha for such a long time, the step you have taken for your political conversion merely for the sake of your ego and personal prestige is not going to bring you any benefit.
Congress president is a lady who is not very well conversant with eastern mannerism and way of life, but you should have kept in mind the mission of Congress Party through whose courtesy and favour you got the respectable post in the Rajya Sabha and the the respect and goodwill of the people at large. This is in spite of the fact that you are not a highly educated lady of little consequence according to modern educational standards. The addresses and speeches you delivered in various fora and institutions did not betray any educational excellence. If you had some grievances against the Congress president and you were charmed by Atalji's colourful speeches and policies, you should have unambiguously joined his party.
The way you have enacted the political drama by using the Hindi edition of Maulana Azad's exegesis of the Holy Qur'an as a means has simply made you a laughing stock. You didn't have the intelligence to understand that Atal Bihari Vajpayee's colourful and sugar-coated speeches and arguments are nothing but political ruse to secure absolute majority to his party and thereby to implement RSS's known agenda of replacing the secular and democratic Constitution of India and to make India a total Hindutva country in accordance with Golwalkar's 'Bnuch of thoughts.'
Atalji on all occasions swears in the name of RSS, which to him is equal to his mother which he takes into confidence at every juncture and assures it in the name of his RSS-given blood that in the name of taking this country forward he is committed to take it several centuries back. His policy is to appease minorities, Dalits and other weaker sections by his sugar-coted speeches, and sharing some power with them temporarily but ultimately to facilitate the materialisation of the final goal.
It was Maulana Azad's mission to give more importance to Hindu-Muslim unity than independence. To him Hindu-Muslim unity meant communal harmony, union of all the colourful cultures of India, religious tolerance, good neighbourly relations with Muslim and non-Muslim countries like a big brother treats his younger brother, and mutual trust.
Madam, you have brought shame and humiliation to us Muslims. You have so much degraded us that we find ourselves unable to see eye to eye with our rivals simply because one of our respectable ladies has stooped so low.
In any case, you may rest assured that Atalji's respectable mother (RSS) will never allow you to succeed in your objectives.
Sikandar Bakht is now dead. In spite of totally alienating himself from his community this very senior BJP leader was not considered trustworthy by the RSS and finally died unsung ashamed of his political career.
Maulana Akhlaq Qasimi is a distinguished Islamic scholar and exegete of the Qur’an
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