The 1998 notification has become a bone of contention between the offices of the CM and the Lt-Governor.
Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, while speaking at a meeting of BJP’s youth wing on Tuesday, said that a Ram temple would be built in Ayodhya.
With Narendra Modi expected to perform yoga, the Home Ministry is busy making security arrangements to protect the country’s VVIPs who will be present at the event.
Rajnath said history taught in Indian school books had not adequately recognised Maharana Pratap’s contribution.
Sources said that important issues including the land bill and Ram temple figured in the interaction.
Kalanithi is the brother of Dayanidhi Maran and son of former Union Commerce and Industry Minister, the late Murasoli Maran. Jaitley is said to have asked Singh to review his Ministry’s decision.
Basit also said the Kashmir problem was ‘not an issue of terrorism’.
The home ministry had explained that AFSPA was only being extended to 20 km in all the bordering districts of Arunachal with Assam.
Rajnath said that the HC has given its judgment on Ram temple and people should wait for the judgment of the SC.
PM, Home Minister took a decision in a closed-door meeting last week.
Maoists were said to have seized 400-500 villagers during PM Modi’s visit to adjoining Dantewada.
Rajnath Singh said he wanted to make a statement on the floor of the House. “I will see, I may do it on Monday with the permission of Rajya Sabha Chairman,” Singh said.
Rajnath said he would discuss the issue with Kiren Rijiju and the decision would be based on his (Rijiju’s) wish.
The Home Minister also said his government’s policy of BSF giving a befitting reply to any unprovoked firing by Pakistan has gone down well in the country.
Rajnath assured that the government will not tolerate anything that disturbs communal harmony.