Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar had this to say on controversy related to election and Ramzan

Amid the controversy regarding the voting schedule for national election, various stakeholders have expressed their opinions on the topic.

It is in this context that an influential voice in Bollywood has also spoken out.

Veteran Bollywood lyricist Javed Akhtar said that he finds this whole discussion about Ramzan and elections totally disgusting.

He added that this is the kind of distorted and convoluted version of secularism that to me is repulsive , revolting and intolerable .

Akhtar went on to add that the Election Commission need not consider it for a second.

Earlier AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi too opined that such controversies are needless and must not be raised at all.

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