Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tej Pratap Yadav said that people like Bihar RJD president Jagada Nand Singh are the reason behind Lalu Prasad Yadav's ill health. Yadav asserted that Singh has not written 'Azadi Patra' for release of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav from jail. He said, "I've come here but Jagada Nand Singh (Bihar RJD president) is sitting in his chamber. He has not written 'Azadi Patra' (for release of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav from jail). People like him are the reason behind my father's ill health."
On Dumka treasury case, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's lawyer, Prabhat Kumar said, "The final hearing will be heard on next Friday. CBI has been directed to file reply by that time. The case has come to half of the sentence. We are hoping that he (Lalu Prasad Yadav) will get bail on Friday (February 05)."
Karnataka Water Resources Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi submitted his resignation to Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa following allegations of harassment against him. Karnataka Water Resources minister Ramesh Jarkiholi has been embroiled in a controversy after a CD allegedly showing him in a compromising position with a woman emerged on Tuesday. The CD was released to the media by social activist Dinesh Kalahalli, who alleged that the woman in the video clips was enticed by the minister with a government job offer at Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited. Earlier in the day, Jarkiholi had appeared adamant over not quitting, saying that it is a conspiracy as it is a fake video.
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Bidhannagar Mayor-in-Council Debasish Jana and three Trinamool Congress (TMC) councillors from Asansol joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday in Kolkata ahead of the forthcoming Assembly polls in West Bengal. The four TMC leaders were inducted into BJP in presence of the party's state president Dilip Ghosh. The developments come a day after TMC leader and former Asansol Mayor Jitendra Tiwari on Tuesday joined the BJP at a public meeting in Hooghly. Watch the full video for more details.
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Three TMC Councillors from Asansol and Bidhannagar Mayor-in-council Debasish Jana joined BJP on March 03. They joined party in presence of West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh. West Bengal Assembly elections will be held in eight phases starting from March 27 with the final round of voting taking place on April 29. Counting of votes will take place on May 02.
Even as Maharashtra sees a fresh uptick in new Covid cases, a mega wedding was held in state capital Mumbai. Over 200 people allegedly attended the event, with videos suggesting that social distancing norms were ignored. Police reportedly filed an FIR against Chhedanagar gymkhana and parents of the bride and groom. Meanwhile, the state health minister appealed to people to take precautions as Maharashtra can't afford another lockdown. Amravati has already announced lockdown for a week, while Pune has also declared curbs. Watch the full video for more.
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Unafraid of getting infected by COVID, over 200 people gathered at a wedding function yesterday in Chembur, flouting social distancing norms on Feb 21. FIR has been registered after BMC's complaint against Chhedanagar Gymkhana and parents of bride and groom under sec 188, 269 and 34 of IPC for violating SOPs of wedding ceremonies.
An FIR has been registered against two persons for allegedly duping people on the pretext of raising funds for Ram Temple in Kanpur. "Kanpur Police have registered an FIR against two persons namely Chandra Prakash Tripathi and Ashok Rajput, for allegedly duping people on the pretext of raising funds for Ram Temple construction in Ayodhya against fake donation receipts. Probe is underway," said SP (South) Deepak Bhuker.
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Monday met West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and offered his full support to her in the coming assembly polls in the state. He also took a jibe at the ‘baraat’ of BJP leaders in the recent weeks arriving in West Bengal to campaign for the party and questioned their ability to run the government in the state better than Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. "BJP is such a big party. The BJP has brought a ‘Baarat’ (procession) of all the union ministers to West Bengal. Who is their groom? Name a single BJP leader who is more experienced than Mamta Banerjee in running the government. Will you hand over power to a leader who does not have any experience?" said Tejashwi Yadav. Watch the full video for more.
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While speaking to ANI in Kolkata on March 01, the leader of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Tejashwi Yadav spoke on upcoming West Bengal Assembly polls. Tejashwi said, "Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is quite a big party and they have come here in West Bengal with full 'baraat'. There are several cabinet ministers in their 'baraat' procession. But who is their 'dulha' (groom)?." "Tell me even one name of a BJP leader who is much more experienced than West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in running the government. Someone who does not have any experience in the Assembly or Parliament how can they (BJP) the government to such a strange and unknown person," he added.
Four states and 1 union territory - West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam and Puducherry - are ready for polls over the month of April. The counting for all the states will be conducted on 2nd May. This is the first major set of elections to be held amid the Covid pandemic since Bihar Assembly election in Oct-Nov 2020.
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BJP leader and Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly Neeraj Bablu raised a demand for a new population control law in the country. Bablu said that he would approach Prime Minister Narendra Modi in this regard. His comments came a day after his colleague in the party and Assembly, Hari Bhushan Thakur, said that there's only one community whose fertility rate isn't declining. He was commenting on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's claim that the state's fertility rate has been coming down. Watch the full video for more.
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Noida Police arrested two persons including a constable of the Cyber Crime Police Station for allegedly demanding money from officials of a company for releasing them from custody. The company is situated in Sector-65 area of the city. According to Central Noida DCP Harish Chander, "While probing a case, Sub-Inspector Chetan Prakash and 5 constables of Cyber Crime Police Station went to the company, brought 3 company staff to police station and released them after taking Rs 2 lakhs." "Constable Nitin Chaudhary demanded more money from the company. An FIR has been registered at Phase-3 Police Station under Prevention of Corruption Act. Five other policemen involved in this matter will be arrested soon," he added.