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Jitin Prasada is an Indian politician from India and former Minister of State for Human Resource Department, Government of India. He was representing Dhaurahra of district Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh in 15th Lok Sabha, where he won by 184,509 votes. On 9 June, 2021 Jitin Prasad quit the Indian National Congress and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of senior BJP leader Piyush Goyal.
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Eye on UP polls, Yogi castes the net wide with UP MLC picksThe Yogi Adityanath government in UP on Sunday nominated four names for Vidhan Parishad — Jitin Prasada, NISHAD party chief Sanjay Nishad, Chaudhary Virendra Singh Gurjar and Gopal Anjaan Bhurji...
Who is Jitin Prasada? The Brahmin face of Yogi government ahead of 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly electionHighlight of Yogi govt's cabinet expansion, ex-Congress leader Jitin Prasada is expected to play a crucial role in the UP Assembly election 2022.
Jitin Prasada, 6 others inducted in Yogi cabinet ahead of UP polls
CM Yogi Adityanath expands UP cabinet, 7 new ministers take oathThe highlight of the cabinet expansion is ex-Congress leader Jitin Prasada who took oath as a new cabinet minister in the Yogi Adityanath government.
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Jitin Prasada meets UP CM Yogi Adityanath, seeks his 'blessings'
Late former President Pranab Mukherjee's son dispels rumours of joining TMCDispelling rumours, Late President Pranab Mukherjee's son, Abhijit Mukherjee, on Friday made it clear that he is not leaving the Congress unlike his friend Jitin Prasada. Television channels and a few..
'Hilarious': Shiv Sena mocks BJP over induction of Jitin PrasadaThe Shiv Sena on Friday described as "hilarious” the BJP's celebration over the induction of Uttar Pradesh leader Jitin Prasada into the party fold, but also said that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi..
Calls for reform grow in Congress with Prasada’s exitA day after Jitin Prasada switched to BJP, senior Congress functionaries M Veerappa Moily and Kapil Sibal reiterated their call for reforms. While Moily asserted that the party needs to undergo a..
Politics without ideology: Kapil Sibal, Shashi Tharoor slam Jitin Prasada
Left Congress not due to any individual or for any post: Jitin Prasada
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If 'ideology' doesn't matter, changeover is easy: Kapil SibalA day after Jitin Prasada left the party, the Congress leaders of the G-23 group of which Jitin Prasada was a part of, attacked him and said that ideological commitment is more important in politics...
Give Sachin Pilot what he was promised, says Rahul aide JitendraOn a day the Congress suffered a jolt with Jitin Prasada joining the BJP in Delhi, the crisis in the party deepened in Rajasthan with AICC general secretary and former MP Bhanwar Jitendra Singh coming..
BJP only national party in country: Jitin Prasada
Boost for BJP as Rahul pal Jitin Prasada dumps CongressBJP on Wednesday got a boost in UP, where polls are due early next year, with prominent Congress leader and former Union minister Jitin Prasada joining the saffron party, snapping three generations of..
Congress must reclaim position as India's big tent party: Milind Deora after Jitin Prasada exit
Faceoff: 'Big blow', 'inconsequential'; Twitter weighs up on Congress leader Jitin Prasada joining BJPWhile many BJP supporters hoped for a resurgent electoral campaign with Prasada in their ranks, those close to Congress asserted that this would not have any bearing on the outcome of UP elections.
When Jitin Prasada had almost quit Congress and joined BJP in 2019What perhaps could not happen in March 2019 materialised on Wednesday when senior Congress leader Jitin Prasada, piloted by railways minister Piyush Goyal, joined the BJP in the party headquarters...
UP polls: Setback for Cong as ex-Union minister Jitin Prasada joins BJPFormer Union minister and two-time Lok Sabha MP from Uttar Pradesh Jitin Prasada on Wednesday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in presence of party president JP Nadda at its headquarters...
Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2022: Big blow to Congress as senior leader Jitin Prasada joins BJPHe was one of the G23 leaders who demanded accountability and elections in the Congress.
Former Union minister Jitin Prasada set to join BJP
BJP, TMC two sides of same coin; Cong will soon take decision on alliance with Left: Jitin Prasada
Rahul,Priyanka Gandhi likely to campaign in Bengal from next month: Jitin PrasadaSenior Congress leaders like Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are likely to start campaign in the West Bengal from next month in a bid to counter BJPs campaign blitzkrieg, party leader Jitin..
Dissenters Jitin Prasada & Raj Babbar out of key Congress panel for 2022 UP polls
Congress announces panels for UP, keeps out Jitin PrasadaIn a move seen as a snub to party leader Jitin Prasada, the Congress has constituted committees to prepare for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections but kept him out.
Letter 'misconstrued'; never sought leadership change: Jitin Prasada
Dissent in Congress: Revolt against Sonia Gandhi over 2 generationsThe dust storm in the Congress over its leadership issue now threatens to take a toll on its leaders. Fresh issues are coming to the fore after the CWC meeting was held on August 24. The Likhimpur..
Unfortunate that Jitin Prasad is being targeted in UP: Kapil SibalCongress leader Kapil Sibal, who was among those who wrote a letter to party chief Sonia Gandhi seeking organisational overhaul, alleged that party leader Jitin Prasada is being targeted in UP...
No one can take away the fact that Sachin worked with dedication for Cong: Jitin Prasada
Priyanka Gandhi in Congress team to ‘intensify’ anti-govt stirRoughly named “Quick Response Committee”, the “informal” panel comprises senior functionary Ahmed Patel, AICC general secretary (organisation) K C Venugopal, All India Congress Committee..
UP Congress to give chances to fresh talent, break 'stranglehold of few': Jitin Prasada
Congress leaders detained in UP ahead of rally in support of jailed law studentCongress leaders said they were put under house arrest ahead of a 'Nyay Yatra' in support of the jailed law student who has accused Swami Chinmayanand of rape. "UP is no Kashmir yet today I am in..
Decision will be made after consulting everyone: Jitin Prasada on making non-Gandhi Congress presidentWhen asked 'if consensus can be reached on a non-Gandhi party president' said, "If such a situation arises, a decision will be reached at after consulting everyone. Congress follows the party's..
Congress big guns skip Scindia's LS poll review meetSeveral senior leaders of UP Congress skipped a meeting to review the Lok Sabha election, chaired by party's west UP in-charge Jyotiraditya Scindia here on Friday. Among the prominent absentees were..