On the recent unrest in the Valley, Rajnath said staging a demonstration could not be a solution to any problem, adding that a solution will be found by talks which is possible only when there is peace.
Addressing a gathering at the Kakori Shaheed Smarak on the outskirts of Lucknow, The BJP leader Amit Shah leader also attacked the Congress saying “there has been no development in the country because only one family held power for 60 of the 70 years since Independence”.
Rajnath Singh was among the first to visit Brijpal Teotia. Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma soon followed, and then it was the turn of General V K Singh and BJP state president Keshav Prasad Maurya Friday.
He was addressing a gathering of party workers at Janeshwar Mishra Park in Lucknow on the 84th birth anniversary of socialist ideologue Janeshwar Mishra in the presence of Akhilesh and other senior leaders.
The state unit has received instructions regarding the BJP’s campaign for the 70th year of the country’s independence, which would involve felicitating family members of freedom fighters and decorate their statues.
Minutes after Mayawati raised the issue of Daya Shankar's remarks against her in the Rajya Sabha, he was first removed from the post of party state vice-president and will likely expel him from the party for six years.
Singh, who may have squandered his hopes of getting a ticket from the Ballia Assembly seat, made his intemperate remarks at a felicitation ceremony organised by local workers in Mau district in eastern UP for his appointment.