PM Narendra Modi has introduced several initiatives that will bolster our economy like start-up and Make in India programme, said Ram Madhav. The Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) general secretary asked party workers to reach out to people in rural India.
A “huge conspiracy is under way” to tarnish his image, he alleged saying that several other Congress leaders of the state weer also being ‘targeted by its rival’.
Uddhav Thackeray also pointed out how he was the first to speak out against demonetization as it created immense hardships for the masses, they stood months in queues, many died, but nobody bothered.
Lalu had earlier made it clear that his son Tejashwi Yadav, who is facing corruption charges, will not resign as Bihar Deputy Chief Minister saying ‘politically motivated’ CBI raids and filing of an FIR can’t be the ground for Tejashwi ‘s resignation.
“I met Rahul Gandhi on Friday in Bengaluru when he was with KPCC (Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee) president G Parameshwara and Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. Still I did not get membership of the Congress. It will be announced once I get it,” said Kumar.
BJD denied the allegations. “BJP is trying to defame BJD. All allegations levelled against our party are baseless. We have made all our transactions in a transparent manner,” BJD treasurer Subash Singh said.
“The party’s stand is clear and mentioned in the last four Lok Sabha election manifestos. The temple should be constructed in a legal manner and there should be mutual dialogue,” Amit Shah said at a press conference.
Later, Gandhi also tweeted, “Hitler, once wrote: Keep a firm grasp on reality, so you can strangle it at any time. This is what is happening today-strangulation of reality.”
Within hours of Vaghela’s announcement at the Gandhinagar town hall before a large gathering of supporters to celebrate his 77th birthday, the BJP issued a statement conveying wishes from Chief Minster Vijay Rupani and state party chief Jitu Vaghani.
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.