Citing the COVID-19 situation, four accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case did not appear before a special court on December 3. Noticeable among the absentee was BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur. Three other accused in the case, however, appeared before the court. Reportedly, the court will begin the hearing from December 4 and has asked all the accused to make presence before it on December 19.
Taking a jibe, Delhi BJP leader Manoj Tiwari said that the "tukde-tukde gang" has been trying to turn the ongoing farmers' protest into Shaheen Bagh 2.0 and create "unrest" in the country. Moreover, Tiwari has claimed the protests to be well-planned since pro-Khalistan slogans and threats to PM were allegedly raised by protestors. However, he hoped that farmers will understand the laws and withhold the intentions of the alleged kindlers.
To challenge Trinamool Congress's (TMC) outreach program 'Duare Sarkar', the BJP in WB initiated 'Aar Noy Anyay' (No more injustice) campaign to aware people about the TMC government's corruption. "BJP party members will reach out to over 10million families by December 5," acclaimed WB's BJP unit president Dilip Ghosh. The party will circulate pamphlets highlighting TMC’s poor governance which failed people to avail Centre’s schemes- Kisan… read-more
Twitter has flagged BJP IT cell chief Amit Malviya's recent tweet as "manipulated media" under its Synthetic and Manipulated Media policy. The tweet was regarding a picture that showed an unarmed farmer being beaten by a military personnel, which according to Malviya was “propaganda”. Malviya had posted a video tweet on November 28 as a response to the picture… read-more
Courtesy: The Print
The BJP's ally in Rajasthan, Rashtriya Loktantrik Party (RLP), on November 30 expressed its discontent over the Centre's stance on the new farm bills. RLP chief Hanuman Beniwal demanded the Central Government to withdraw the farm bills and hold sincere deliberations with farmers over this issue. He also batted for implementation of Swaminath Commission's recommendations. The RLP had contested the 2019 Lok Sabha elections under the umbrella of… read-more
Disappointed with the BJP, Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) has decided to support Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress for the 2021 Bengal Assembly elections. GJM leader Roshan Giri has stated that the BJP 'cheated' them and did not fulfill their demands. Moreover, he has praised Mamata Banerjee for fulfilling her promises. He has added that the party, which helps in Gorkhaland issues, would get GJM's support in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections… read-more
Courtesy: The Times of India
In the editorial of Saamna, Shiv Sena has blamed the central BJP government for ill-treating the farmers during their protests. The mouthpiece read, "Our farmers are being treated as terrorists and attacked on Delhi borders, while terrorists are killing our soldiers on the border in Kashmir." Moreover, the editorial claimed that federal investigative agencies such as CBI and ED are used as political weapons by the BJP.
Courtesy: New Indian Express
During the campaigns for Hyderabad municipal polls on November 29, Home Minister Amit Shah has promised that BJP will aim to free the city from Nawab-Nizam culture. Besides, Minister Shah has said that a mini-India will be created within the city. Moreover, he has assured to eliminate all unauthorized infrastructure and increase efficiency of water drains if BJP gets elected. The city will undergo polls on December 1.
Former BJP MLC Vibhod Gupta on November 29 released the party's poll manifesto in Urdu for the ongoing local elections in Kashmir. The manifesto reiterated the party's stance that revocation of Article 370 and Article 35A was a unifying factor in Jammu and Kashmir's history. Besides, it also asserted that terrorism in the region has declined and J&K was moving towards development and peace. It also criticised the newly-formed Gupkar… read-more
Courtesy: The Hindu
On his visit to Pragyaraj, Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has stated that a ''massive cycle'' of religious conversion is going on in the name of love. The CM said that the BJP government would bring in strict laws against forceful conversion. He further opined that women in such cases live under the severest conditions. Reportedly, he visited Prayagraj to immerse his late father's ashes in Sangam.