Hyderabad: Meanwhile, police have produced the accused in the case before the Magistrate’s court at Secunderabad.
They were remanded to 14 days’ custody and shifted to the Charlapalli Central Jail.
The police presented in court the accused, including prime-accused Mohammed Bin Omer Yafai alias Mohammad Pahelwan. The magistrate remanded them to two weeks’ judicial custody. They were later shifted to Cherlapally jail.
A group of 10-11 people had attacked Owaisi at Barkas in the Old City Saturday when he was visiting his Chandrayangutta assembly constituency.
The young leader was stabbed and shot at by the assailants. Another MIM legislator, Ahmed Balala, and a corporator were also injured in the attack.
One assailant was killed and two others were injured when Balala’s security guard opened fire to save the legislators.
Police said it would arrest two other accused once they are discharged from hospital. They are also on the lookout for two to four other accused.
According to police, a land dispute between Akbaruddin and Pahelwan led to the attack.