Last month,when the state government barred legislators from disbursing funds from the Vidhayak Nidhi the MLAs local area development fund to institutions run by them or their family members,Congress leader Pramod Tiwari was most critical of the decision,terming it as against the rights of MLAs.
Non-cooperating cadres,unapproachable union ministers and absence of senior leaders from the field these were some of the complaints of the Congress MLAs which they conveyed to new UP Congress chief Nirmal Khatri when they met him in Lucknow on Friday.
New Delhi/Bhopal, Feb 28 (ANI): Reacting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Kisaan rally’ speech, Congress leader Pramod Tiwari on Sunday said the Prime Minister is contradicting his statements. Tiwari said that Modi needed to decide what exactly he is and what he wants. The Congress leader stoically pointed out that the PM had said to farmers that they will be taken care of but his own party was enemy of the farmers as last year when they were taking all the farmers land from them without their consent. He further said that the Prime Minister had promised that 50% bonus would be given to farmers, but they have not yet received it. Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav also echoed similar sentiments, saying that the Prime Minister was repeating the same statements he made in the year 2014. He added that there was a whole lot of difference between doing and saying.
Delhi/Mumbai, Jan 10 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday raised question against Manish Tewari asking him that he knew VK Singh's reality so why was he silent all these time? He further stated that he thinks that the Congress is running out of issues and that's why have targeted VK Singh as they find him a soft target. Congress leader Pramod Tiwari said that he cannot comment in anything in this regard as he is unaware of the truth. He further said that only Defence Ministry can tell the truth about it. Janata Dal (United) leader KC Tyagi said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should take the matter seriously and should sack VK Singh immediately. He further said that VK Singh was a controversial person and so enquiry should be made as his words cannot be trusted.