Congress is not enthused with Lalu Prasad’s no-holds-barred “lower caste vs upper caste” rhetoric at the Swabhiman rally in Patna.
Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa said Punjab CM Badal needed to do more for welfare of the farmers.
The group’s chief and Gidderbaha MLA Amarinder Raja Warring claims that fake FIRs were lodged against its workers.
It accused the government of “discarding” and ‘dispensing with’ processes, showing ‘disrespect’ to senior civil servants.
Reacting after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement that ordinance on the Land Acquisition bill would not be re-promulgated, Congress said “truth has ultimately prevailed “.
Gadkari, who has advocated the Land Bill during several media interactions across the country, said that the government has declared its readiness to incorporate any suggestion in the bill to benefit farmers.
Former rural development minister Jairam Ramesh said the notification was in contravention to the Law Ministry’s advice. He circulated a copy of the Law Ministry’s opinion to back his charge.
On the sidelines of the event, Chowdhury said Congress would support the bandh called by Left Front on September 2 against the state government.
Rishabh Jain of Congress elected senior deputy mayor and Independent Manjeet Sethi deputy mayor.
Taking a cue from from Hardik’s rally, voices in the Congress-NCP have emerged to revive the issue of Maratha and the Dhangar reservations.
Songs emphasise that Ambedkar’s dreams were fulfilled by the party.
Sarma’s joining the BJP has sent shivers through the rank and file of the ruling Congress party, especially after about 10 other party legislators greeted Sarma on his return from Delhi at the airport.
The Congress and the JDS together are now eyeing the support of seven Independents and a member of Socialist Democratic Party of India to wrest control of the council.
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“We want to ask Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the chief minister whether this is the real truth of the Gujarat model where unemployment, hunger, regionalism, rule the roost…” Congress communications head Randeep Surjewala said.