Bihar assembly election 2020 LIVE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday began campaigning for the upcoming Bihar assembly election with a rally in Sasaram. He will hold two more rallies today, in Gaya and Bhagalpur.
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With the Bihar Assembly elections round the corner, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav will address their first joint rally in the poll-bound state on October 23, party sources said on Wednesday. The first such rally by Grand Alliance leaders is slated to be held in Hisua[Read More…]
Party sources said that during the three-phase polls, Rahul Gandhi may address six rallies — two in each phase — and one joint rally along with the Mahagathbandhan partners.
The two issues both focus on fight for justice but the causes are different as one is justice for a girl while the other is justice for farmers, said a Congress leader.
Priyanka hugged the victim’s mother and said that “Congress is with you in this hour of crisis”. They met the family for about 15 minutes.
Sources said that Congress leaders K.C. Venugopal, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and P.L. Puniya will be accompanying Rahul and Priyanka to Hathras.
The party has asked the leaders at the state and district level to outline the programme and send it to the Congress headquarters at the earliest.
The Bharatiya Janata Party is celebrating service week, from September 14.
“JEE-NEET aspirants wanted the PM do ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha’ (discussions on examinations) but the Prime Minister did ‘khilone pe charcha’ (discussion on toys),” he said in a tweet.
“The party’s state unit stands by the leadership of the Gandhi family. Sonia has led the Congress during times of crisis and saved the party,” KPCC president D.K. Shivakumar told reporters here.
His remarks came after the CWC meeting on Monday witnessed volatile scenes with several senior leaders, including Azad, even offered to resign.
In his new tweet, Sibal said, “Was informed by Rahul Gandhi personally that he never said what was attributed to him. I therefore withdraw my tweet.”
Congress sources said that Rahul Gandhi at the CWC said, “What was the reason to write a letter when Sonia Gandhi was admitted in hospital and when the party was fighting the political crisis in Rajasthan.”
Sonia Gandhi was made the party interim President in August last year after Rahul Gandhi stepped down following the debacle in 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
The Congress leader said that all Congress workers want Rahul Gandhi as head of the party not because he is Rahul Gandhi but for the way he has shown “courage” to take on the Modi government.
Chennithala adds that they are going through an unprecedented crisis and Sonia Gandhi has been struggling, despite her health issues, to rudder this boat through these tempestuous times.
Reports say that Pilot has sought an appointment with Rahul Gandhi but it could not be confirmed from his office, despite repeated attempts.
An Air India Express flight from Dubai to Calicut skid off the runway after landing and plunged deep into the valley below.
Sources said Rahul Gandhi is upset over media reports about the struggle within the party so both the brigades have been asked to confine their views to party platforms only.
In the video titled ‘Tough questions on China’, the Congress MP from Kerala’s Wayanad said, “As an Indian, my number one priority is the nation and its people.”
Attacking the government, the Congress leader said, “Why because we are not thinking in the long term, we are not thinking big and we are disturbing our internal balance, we are fighting among o
The Congress MP had promised to supply electronic devices for underprivileged student.
“Prime Minister fabricated a fake strongman image to come to power.
“The BJP has institutionalised lies — (on) Covid-19 by restricting testing and misreporting deaths; (on) GDP by using a new calculation method; and (on) Chinese aggression by frightening the media.
On Friday, the flood situation in Assam continued to remain grim, as five more deaths were reported, taking the death toll due to the monsoon deluge to 76, while around 36 lakh people in 28 of the state’s 33 districts have been affected.