Rakesh Singh is the BJP’s chief whip in Lok Sabha. The BJP sprang a surprise by asking him to head the organisation in MP, which goes to poll later this year.
While speaking to reporters on Tuesday in Amethi, Rahul Gandhi had said Prime Minister who has the time to travel all over the country, could not spare 15 minutes for the Lok Sabha.
Tripura CM Biplab Deb said, “Narrow minded people find it tough to believe this. They want to belittle their own nation and think highly of other countries. Believe the truth. Don’t get confused and don’t confuse others.”
On the second day of his tour, BJP president Amit Shah will meet party workers and leaders from the state. He will also meet industrialists and traders from the state to discuss various issues with them .
The bench said that it doesn’t consider necessary to pass any order at this stage but said it expects that the process of appointment of Lokpal will be made at the earliest.
BJP, which is now eyeing to make inroads in Andhra Pradesh on its own strength, has prepared a new strategy for the state, sources said.
The video shows the other person telling Chandrawati’s husband Pappu Shukla that he had a small business and would be able to give Rs 5,000 only.
Latching on to the Mecca Masjid blast case verdict, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra had accused the Congress of “defaming” Hindus for votes and demanded that Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi apologise for terms such as “saffron terror” and “Hindu terror”.
BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar was arrested by CBI for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl in Unnao. He was produced before a Lucknow court where he pleaded innocence.
Sengar was on Saturday remanded to CBI custody for seven days in the case by a Lucknow court. CBI officials said they would question the MLA at length and would take him to Unnao to reconstruct the scene of the crime and to collect evidence against him.
All the three major political parties in Karnataka — the ruling Congress, opposition BJP and JD(S) — have referred to the Nargund agitation in some way or the other in the build-up to the May 12 Karnataka Assembly polls.
Justifying her absence from the fast, a release, issued by MP Kirron Kher’s office, stated that even though the MP had left for London on Thursday morning, she had asked city BJP chief Sanjay Tandon and Additional Solicitor General Satya Pal Jain to observe the fast.
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.
At the residence of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Shah held meetings with leaders of the two allies — Apna Dal and Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party (SBSP) — separately and assured them that their issues would be redressed.
The BJP said the PM would observe a day-long fast Thursday, along with all party MPs, in protest against disruptions during the last Parliament session.