The proposal was passed on June 20 in a meeting presided over by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi.
BJP MP from New Delhi constituency Meenakshi Lekhi was appointed a member of the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC)
Lekhi takes over from Jalaj Srivastava, a 1984-batch IAS officer who was appointed the NDMC chairperson in August last year.
The plea has been filed by senior advocate Aman Lekhi, husband of BJP MP from New Delhi Meenakshi Lekhi.
Harsh Vardhan says that there is a re-development plan for the constituency and a plan to modernise Sadar Bazaar.
Ramdev’s ‘Sankalp Poorti Mahotsav’ at Talkatora Stadium was a star-studded affair — with BJP president Rajnath Singh and new MPs Meenakshi Lekhi and V K Singh among others present on the dais.
Lawyer-turned-politician Lekhi, is the second woman to have gained victory on this seat.
Much to the Congress’ chagrin, the party could not even manage a second place finish in a single constituency, a space which the Aam Aadmi Party dominated.
BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi had alleged that Sreekumar had ‘fabricated an espionage case’ against ISRO scientist Nambi Narayan.
Manish Tewari termed Khan’s statement as unfortunate and said the Pakistani government must introspect on it.
Lekhi quipped that as a lawyer she could only advise that complainants go to court and file a Habeas Corpus petition instead.
BJP said Rahul was trying to malign Modi’s image through “baseless” and “false” data.
As far as booth-level management is concerned, everything is in place and I don’t need to worry about it,’’ a confident Maken said.
Lekhi was part of the drafting committee for Bills such as the Women’s Reservation Bill and took up the case of permanent commissioning of women in the armed forces.
The absence of Harsh Vardhan is being seen as the continuing factionalism within the party.