Union Home Minister Amit Shah assured every possible help from the central government to Assam, on May 18. Nearly 1.97 lakh people in 20 districts of the state have been affected by the current floods and landslides. The water level of the Brahmaputra river is flowing above the danger level mark at Neamatighat in Jorhat district and Kopili river in Nagaon district.
Taking a dig at the BJP-led Central Government over pending projects and unfulfilled promises to Telangana, TRS Minister KT Rama Rao wrote an open letter to Union Home Minister Amit Shah. On May 13, KTR questioned discrimination against Telangana, and favoritism to Gujarat, the hometown of Shah and PM Modi. He also questioned, why Central Government is not approving IT institutes and schools, despite several proposals.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah, who is on a two-day visit to Assam and marked the first year of the Himanta Biswa Sarma's BJP-led Assam Government. On May 10, Shah planted saplings and is scheduled to address several events and public rallies in the state. Shah will also launch several development projects in Assam, and appreciated the State Government for completing one year of rule.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah is scheduled to tour Assam, India-Bangladesh border, and will inaugurate National Forensic Sciences University, on May 9-10. Notably, during the visit, he will also attend a first-anniversary celebration of the Himanta Biswa Sarma Government. He will also interact with the BSF personnel deployed along the international border and inaugurate the BSF's central store and workshop. Besides, he will also inaugurate… read-more
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BCCI President Sourav Ganguly clarified the recent dinner host of Amit Shah, the Union Home Minister, dismissing rumors of political agenda. On May 7, Sourav Ganguly's wife Dona Ganguly said, there were no political discussions over the dinner at Ganguly's residence. Furthermore, She said, "Shah’s wife had hosted us several times and this time we had called him for dinner". In addition, Sourav said he is close to Mamata Banerjee.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah extended "Akshaya Tritiya" and "Parshuram Jayanti" wishes to the citizens of India, on May 3. He took to Twitter and said, "Hearty congratulations to all the countrymen on the occasion of Parshuram Jayanti. The ideals of lord Parshuram who established equality and justice in the society with his tenacity and might" Shah also extended "Akshaya Tritiya" greetings and said, "Wishing… read-more
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai is scheduled to host a dinner party for the Union Minister Amit Shah at his residence on May 3. During the meeting, Bommai will hold a discussion over the cabinet expansion, as the state is scheduled for the state Assembly elections in 10 months. The meeting will be attended by former Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa and senior BJP leaders of Karnataka.
PM Narendra Modi will review the COVID-19 situation via video conferencing with state chief ministers, on April 27. The decision to hold the meeting and discuss Coronavirus, came when the nation is witnessing a rise in the cases, especially in Delhi and Maharashtra. Scheduled at 12 noon, the meeting will be attended by CMs, Home Minister Amit Shah, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, and Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan, to discuss ground-… read-more
Amit Shah has suggested that Indians should read philosopher and poet Sri Aurobindo's works to understand the nation's soul. He stressed that, while other countries are based on resolutions, India is one such country which is based on culture. Shah noted, "If we understand his message, he gave a different description of India." He made these remarks during a program to mark the poet's 150th birth anniversary.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah expressed condolences to the family of the BJP activist Sai Ganesh, who committed suicide in Khammam district, Telangana. Shah assured BJP support and ensured justice to the family, who lost their kin due to the torture of Telangana Transport Minister Puvvada Ajay Kumar and state police. Reportedly, on April 14, unable to bear fake illegal charges and "torture" of the TRS Minister, Ganesh committed suicide.