Shekhar gupta Interviews Taslima Nasreen

In 2007, Bangladeshi novelist Taslima Nasreen was roughed up by party workers of Majlis Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) at a book release function.

A group of 20 MIM workers, led by MLAs Afsar Khan, Ahmed Pasha and Mozum Khan, had stormed the Press Club premises and raised slogans against the author.

At that time, the MIM activists had barged into the conference hall, attacked the press photographers, damaged the furniture and glass panes and some of them reached the dais and roughed up the novelist.
 They had rained blows on those who tried to shield a visibly shaken Nasreen. Journalists, press photographers and TV crews intervened and helped evict the MIM MLAs.Well Clearly, Owaisi and his party workers doesn’t believe in Freedom of Speech.See what happened when Shekhar Gupta In an Interview openly Called Owaisi as his Friend.