As opposition accused the ruling government led by PM Narendra Modi of doing nothing to aid the farmers in the country, BJP retaliated by saying that the opposition and Congress was shedding crocodile tears and false sympathies.
“A transparent, accountable government in Telangana also that they witnessed not only at Delhi level. In the BJP-ruled states also people witnessed corruption-free governments and transparent governments. People want such type of governance in Telangana also,” Telangana BJP president K Laxman said.
BJP’s state unit chief Tamilisai Soundararajan on Wednesday had taken a dig at the actor’s tweet on his possible entry into politics, wondering why the celebrity, “without doing any service to the people”, had a “sudden awakening” on entering the field.
A bandh was also observed on July 8 in Puducherry at the instance of these parties to protest against the “undemocratic style of functioning of the Lt Governor and the nomination of three BJP activists by the Centre without adhering to democratic procedures.”
As part of preparations for the 2019 elections, assembly constituency-wise conventions of booth level workers would be held in the 119 assembly segments during October-November,” state BJP president K Laxman said.
SP state president and party MLA Naresh Uttam said that no-confidence motion was moved against zila panchayat chairperson in Varanasi, who is a Dalit, and district administration has fixed July 15 as date of voting on the motion.
Referring to three years of NDA rule, Yogi Adityanath called it a “golden era since Independence” while terming the previous UP regimes as “jungle raj”.
“This organisation (Narendra Modi Vichar Manch) is not affiliated to the BJP. There are some organisations which have mushroomed in the state and we have got reports that they are taking money from the people in the name of the BJP”, the secretary said.
The BJP worker has been booked under sections 420(cheating and dishonesty) and 406 (criminal breach of trust) of the IPC.
In response to Azad’s speech, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi urged the Opposition to refrain from giving “religious colour to such incidents.” He then countered Azad’s claim that no action was taken against the perpetrators involved in the lynchings.
BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday tendered her resignation, hours after the Chair asked her to restrict her impromptu speech on alleged anti-Dalit violence in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur. BJP’s Bhupender Yadav said the Dalit leader was given twice the allotted time to raise her issue in the House and it was “unfortunate”
BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Prasad Yadav should either tender his resignation or get fired from his position. He added that Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal (United) chief Nitish Kumar should “stand firm” in seeking Tejaswi’s resignation.
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) president Mayawati expressed satisfaction that a Dalit leader would occupy president’s office irrespective of who won the poll. The voting for the presidential poll began at 10 AM on Monday and will continue till 5 PM.
The Monsoon Session of Parliament will be held from July 17, 2017 to August 11, 2017. The session will see a total of 19 sittings and will cover Presidential and Vice-presidential elections. Apart from this, bills spread across various field like education, security, finance, labour, shipping and statistics are likely to be introduced and discussed.
He said the government had already decided to refer the robe to the CBI despite the fact that SIT had already done its job and arrested the accused.