Hyderabad: Telangana Home Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali has made a clarification regarding the video of his grandson Furqan Ahmed whose TikTok video has gone viral.
Reacting to the video The home minister said his grandson “was just seated on the vehicle”. According to PTI he added that they had gone to a function two days ago in Hyderabad’s Yakatpura where a local made the video. “Some local guy made the video… we will look into it.”
It must be noted that the grandson of Telangana Home Minister Mehmood Ali landed in a soup by appearing in a TikTok video, sitting atop a government vehicle, while his friend lip-syncs a filmi dialogue threatening a police officer.
In the video, which went viral on the social media on Thursday, Furqan Ahmed is seen sitting on the bonnet of an official car, while his friend is enacting dialogue from a film threatening to slit throat of the Inspector General of Police (IGP).
Furqan’s friend is heard ordering the IGP (not in the video) to show respect towards a bhai (Furqan) and then threatening to slit his throat, if he dared to cross his limits.
The video was shot in front of the minister’s residence in the Osmanpura area and the vehicle on which they were sitting was part of the home minister’s convoy.