When asked about the incident, Tapkir said he and Bhegade “happened to eat by mistake”. “It is a routine to serve snacks at meetings. So, when the snacks arrived, we happened to eat them while the discussions were on,” he said.
PM Narendra Modi fast Highlights: BJP Delhi MPs on Wednesday issued instructions to its workers: don’t be seen eating, don’t click selfies, clear food vendors from the area and don’t fast if you’re diabetic.
All is not well within the ruling BJP. In private, more than the Opposition members, it is the MPs of the Treasury benches in Parliament who look worried.
Sources said Nitish has been upset at statements made by BJP leader and union minister Giriraj Singh and BJP state president Nityanand Rai during and after the Araria Lok Sabha bypoll.
Mamata Banerjee asked, “All institutions are being destroyed, how can a political party announce election dates before any announcement by the election commission?”
A political war of words triggered between the Congress and the BJP after Prasad accused the main opposition party of having links with Cambridge Analytica, the Facebook associate under the scanner.
While the Congress is on disagreement with the government over the provision under which the House should debate banking irregularities, including the PNB scam, parties from Andhra Pradesh are seeking special status for financial support for their state.
Agrawal quit the Samajwadi Party and formally joined the BJP in New Delhi after he lost out his Rajya Sabha re-nomination to Bachchan. Agrawal’s term as Rajya Sabha member ends on April 2.
The official BJP nominee, Davesh Moudgil, met rebel candidate Asha Jaswal on Friday in the presence of party general secretary (organisation) Dinesh Kumar
“BJP has formed the government for the sixth time in a row in Gujarat and have got a 2/3rd majority in Himachal Pradesh. And Rahul Gandhi is saying that BJP has suffered a massive blow,” says Prakash Javadekar.
A state needs good leaders for development, Khandu said while cautioning that people won’t get good leaders if the cash-for-vote trend is not changed.
The meme showed PM Modi telling the two leaders about the Opposition’s memes targeting him — “Aap logon ne dekha vipaksh mere kaise kaise maimai banvata hai?”
Ujiyarpur Nityanand Rai added that his was an off-the-cuff statement and was not meant for individuals or Opposition parties.
Gujarat elections: In 5 years of donations from Gujarat, BJP received Rs 80 crore against Rs 17 crore to other parties.
Bharatiya Janata Party’s 15 day Jan Raksha Yatra came to its end on October 17 at Kerala capital Thiruvananthapuram after the protest march against “Red Terror” was joined by thousands of BJP workers, supporters, state leaders and several union ministers