March 21, 2015 4:56:50 am
Stressing upon sanitation, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Friday said he will use 70 per cent of his MP fund for development of toilets in schools with special focus on girls’ schools.
Addressing a Holi milan programme of BJP workers in Lucknow, Singh claimed that the Centre was alert on the issue of internal and external security, and said that incidents of terror have reduced considerably ever since Narendra Modi government came to power.
Referring to the protests by the opposition parties on Land Acquisition Bill Rajnath said, “We have to reply strongly to the negative propaganda of the opposition. Modi government is committed to safeguard the interest of the farmers at any cost. The real picture will soon emerge before the people. Along with the cities, we want development of villages therefore we are framing long term policies,” he added.
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Meanwhile, BJP president Amit Shah said in Bulandshahr that the party workers of UP first created a milestone in Lok Sabha elections and now in membership campaign.
Addressing party workers in a joint membership campaign, Shah asked the workers to make the party victorious in 2017 UP polls and said he was confident that UP will achieve the target of enrolling two crore members.
Targeting Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, Shah said UP government was cheating farmers in the name of survey being conducted to assess the loss of crop due to unseasonal rain and hailstorm. He also said that Rs 200 crore announced for affected farmers was insufficient.
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