Smart City Plans will be evaluated in the second stage of City Challenge competition based on such consultations and their economic and environmental impacts, Naidu said.
“She is not the Prime Minister of India,” said a befuddled Naidu.
The government today announced smart cities and left out Bengaluru, Patna, Trivandrum, Kolkata, Puduchery from the list.
BJP secretary Siddharth Nath Singh said the report was an “irrefutable evidence” of the most wanted criminal’s presence in Pakistan and it can not longer remain in denial.
Congress members walked into the well raising slogans against the government, forcing an adjournment till noon.
Kharge accused the treasury benches of hyperbole and added that they try to use “Chanakya niti”.
Attendance was, however, thin. At one stage, only one MP, Mehbooba Mufti, sat in the Opposition.
Naidu said that ‘there should not be any scope for any sort of leniency, as far as dealing with terrorists is concerned.’
Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu criticised the Congress, saying ‘Congress fails to keep national interests over political agenda and gets hurt’.
There has been criticism that Rahul Gandhi was holding kisan padayatras only in BJP-ruled states and non-Congress parties — Maharashtra, Telangana and Rajasthan — while ignoring the Congress-ruled Karnataka.
Policy won’t apply to Lutyens Bungalow Zone,Civil Lines bungalow zone, areas along Yamuna.
Naidu, who is also the Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, was reacting to the Congress’ charges that the mission was an ‘elitist concept’.
Clearly, Naidu did not realise that all mayors and municipal chairpersons in the audience did not belong to the BJP.
Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said a debate is “good” and some constructive solution will come out of it.
Naidu on Thursday said he believed that land should be made available to the Delhi government at nominal rates for creating basic infrastructure such as schools and hospitals.