Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant on Tuesday demanded that the word 'Sindh' in the national anthem be removed and replaced with an appropriate word, saying there was no state by that name in the country.
Raising the issue during the Zero Hour in Lok Sabha, he said that as the national anthem was adopted by Parliament, it should initiate action to remove the word. Sawant added that a correct word with appropriate pronunciation should replace the word 'Sindh'.
It is not the fist time that an objection has been raised over the presence of the word 'Sindh' in national anthem.
Here is why it was always in controversy: