The anti-conversion bill will likely to be tabled by the Basavaraj Bommai-led government in the state Legislative Council on September 15. BJP MLC DS Arun said that he is expecting the support of Congress and JDS parties in passing the bill. Notably, the bill has been passed in the lower house, and is now waiting for approval in the upper house.
A word of war broke out between minister Ashok Choudhary and opposition leader Rabri Devi in the Bihar Legislative Council on March 17, as the latter called him "Satta ka Dalal." "The abuse I have been subjected to has hurt the entire Dalit and maha Dalit society from which I come," said Ashok Choudhary. Later, a verbal spat broke out between CM Nitish Kumar and Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha.
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Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council elections, BJP named six candidates on January 16. The new list included Kunwar Manvendra Singh, Govind Narayan Shukla, Salil Bishnoi, Ashwini Tyagi, Dharmveer Prajapati and Surendra Chaudhary. While the elections for 12 seats will be held on January 28, the party has already declared four candidates including UP Dy-CM Dinesh Sharma. Besides, the party announced ex-minister Shahnawaz Hussain to… read-more
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Accusing BJP and JDS of illegally appointing Deputy Chairperson for Karnataka Legislative Council, the Congress Members had involved in a brawl. Reportedly, the members have dragged and pushed the Deputy Chairperson SL Dharme Gowda from his position. Immediately, the session has been adjourned sine die. Calling it a shameful act, the BJP MLC Lehar Singh said, I'm feeling ashamed about what the public might be thinking about us,"
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