Abhishek Singhvi said the Amendment Bill prohibits reporting of disclosures related to corruption under 10 categories, including information that is likely to prejudicially affect sovereignty and integrity of India, security, strategic, scientific or economic interests of the state, relations with foreign state or lead to incitement of an offence.
Abhishek Singhvi said what was insulting and sad was the complete denial by the state government which initially said that there was no firing but later admitted it. He also hit out at the BJP for denying permission to people who wanted to go and express solidarity with the bereaved farmers, including Rahul Gandhi.
Congress leaders said the party would work in coordination with Left, Trinamool Congress, Samajwadi Party and Janata Dal (United).
Congress claimed the government has modified the consent clause and social impact assessment required for acquiring land.
Congress seems to have caught the awkward alliterative acronym bug from the BJP.
Going on to elaborate the initials ‘MK’, the Prime inister said “Mohanlal” in a slip that was immediately noted on social media.
He said those who failed to learn lessons of history are condemned to repeat them.
Congress said the opposition party’s talking of minority welfare “is like talking of dracula as head of the blood bank”.
Singhvi said all options which are secular, non-communal and not against the Congress philosophy are open.
Modi’s speeches are only essays in negativism, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said.
Singhvi said Congress’ support to AAP continues because it did not want government to fall for want of support from its MLAs .
Earlier, BJP dubbed the Congress as a ‘sinking ship’ which was being deserted by its passengers.
Chandrasekhar is said to have known Virbhadra for the last 18 years.
The CM wanted to meet the President as well as the Prime Minister.
Ahmed said snooping was done at the behest of Modi not only inside but outside Gujarat too.