“Disppointed with the ordinance to amend land Act,” said Hazare.
Some sources said that Hazare may launch his first agitation against the Modi government in two to three months.
Central Committee is top decision-making body of the party between two sessions of the party congress.
Sources inform that party has been asked to plan padyatras in western, Bundelkhand and eastern regions of UP
The party has also asked its units to revive its mass contact organisations like Bharat Sevak Samaj and Bharat Yuvak Samaj.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has sent New Year wishes to some top leaders of his party.
NDA govt’s ordinance to amend the Land Acquisition Act, 2013 quietly makes other provisions less stringent.
Congress claimed the government has modified the consent clause and social impact assessment required for acquiring land.
TMC workers sported badges bearing inscriptions, “We are not accepting the black land ordinance”.
CM Mamata Banerjee said her government will never implement the amended Land Acquisition Act.
Congress said “the dilution” will open doors for forcible acquisition, excess acquisition and diversion of land owned by farmers.
Ramesh said the dilution” will open doors for forcible acquisition and diversion of land owned by farmers.
Meanwhile, the BJP hit out at the Congress, saying it is venting out its “frustration”.
Announcing the decision, Arun Jaitley said, “In a nutshell, we have tried to achieve a balance.”
Singh even told ministry officials that farmers’ interests will not be compromised.
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