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MUMBAI (Web Desk) – India’s controversial hardliner Hindu singer Abhijeet has courted another controversy, this time related to the legendary ghazal singer Ghulam Ali Khan. He called the Pakistani ghazal singer a ‘dengue artist’ from a ‘terrorist country’ in a post on Twitter.


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With such extremist comments, Abhijeet has sent shock waves across the entire nation, Indian media reported Friday.

As a tribute to ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh, Ghulam Ali was scheduled to perform at the Shanmukhananda Hall in Mumbai. But unfortunately, the show was cancelled by Shiv Sena who termed its act as ‘national duty’.

The incidence caused great pain to Ghulam Ali who said that he is deeply hurt and saddened by this act.

However, the legendary singer was later invited to Delhi and Kolkata by their respective Chief Ministers for a performance.

While Bollywood bigwigs namely director producer Mahesh Bhatt and actress Shabana Azmi highly condemned this act, singer Abhijeet had a totally different approach over the incidence.

Earlier, Abhijeet had used extreme vulgar language against Atif Aslam and Adnan Sami Khan.

Here is what he tweeted: