After emerging victorious in Gujarat municipal corporation and zila panchayat elections, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar held a press conference on March 03. Stating number comparison between results of 2015 and 2021 elections, Javadekar said that Congress has been completely wiped off. "Last week in Gujarat MCD elections over 6 seats, and BJP emerged victorious on all seats. But the results that came out yesterday for over 31 district panchayat, which basically includes voters who belong to villages and are farmers. Last time in 2015, Congress won 22 district panchayat seats and BJP was at 9. But this time, BJP has won all 31 seats and Congress has been wiped out completely. BJP has won 80% seats out of 979," said Prakash Javadekar.
The Aam Aadmi Party has bagged four of five seats in the Municipal Corporation bye-elections including Kalyanpuri, Rohini-C, Shalimar Bagh (North), and Trilokpuri. Congress won the Chauhan Banger ward. Aam Aadmi Party workers have been celebrating the party’s big win in the municipal bye-elections.
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Aam Aadmi Party won in four wards and Congress won in one ward of five bye-elections to the Municipal Corporation. AAP workers celebrated the win by raising slogans, distributing sweets. AAP won in Kalyanpuri, Rohini-C, Shalimar Bagh (North), and Trilokpuri. Congress on the other hand, won the Chauhan Banger ward.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi handed over a 'chaadar' to Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on the 809th Urs of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti. Urs is observed on the death anniversary of a Sufi saint. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi also handed over a 'chaadar'. Gandhi was seen posing with 'chaadar' in Delhi before it was offered. Naqvi said, “This is the seventh time that PM Modi sent 'chaadar' here. He also sent a message along with 'chaadar' and sent good wishes on the 809th Urs of Khwaja. PM Modi called the festival an example of communal harmony and said many faiths and traditions are heritage of India. PM Modi said that saints contributed to preserving heritage. Khwaja Moinuddin a symbol of our traditions and his messages of love, unity and service are inspiring. PM Modi paid homage to Khwaja by sending this 'chaadar' and prayed for nation's happiness and good health.” Watch the full video for more.
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On the occasion of 809th Urs of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi sent 'chadar' to Ajmer Sharif Dargah from Delhi on February 16. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had also sent a 'chadar' for the dargah. Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi offered 'chadar', on the behalf of the PM.
On the occasion of 809th Urs of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi offered 'chadar', on the behalf of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at the Ajmer Sharif Dargah in Rajasthan on February 16. After offering 'chadar', Naqvi read the message sent by the PM in front of media persons.
Income Tax officials are carrying out searches at properties of filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, actor Taapsee Pannu in Mumbai.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Tuesday that the Emergency was a mistake. He said that 'I think that was a mistake. Absolutely, that was a mistake. And my grandmother said as much. Dismissing a petition against Jammu and Kashmir MP Farooq Abdullah, The Supreme Court said today, that expression of views that are different from government opinion cannot be termed sedition. The son of a BJP MP Kaushal Kishore was shot in the chest by bike-borne miscreants in Lucknow on Tuesday. However, police arrested one of his relatives who confessed that Ayush carried out the attack on himself to frame another person. 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.
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Watch this video where Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was about to reach a bit late at the venue of her rally in Assam's Tezpur. However, she managed to make it on time after she ran towards the stage. In a dark maroon saree, Priyanka is seen sprinting down a dusty path and surrounded by her bodyguards, who try to catch up with her as they all run towards the stage. People on both sides of the fenced pathway clapped for her as she continued the dash to the raised pavilion. She ended the sprint with folded hands, and give a namaste gesture as the crowd waved back at her.
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Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi "guaranteed" not to implement CAA in Assam during a rally in Tezpur on March 02. "When our party comes into power, a law will be enacted to ensure that CAA is not implemented here. 200 units of electricity will be given free of cost every month. We will provide Rs 2,000 per month to all the housewives as 'grihini samman'. The woman working in tea gardens will be provided Rs 365 per day. We will create 5 lakhs new government jobs. These are not promises but guarantee," said Gandhi.
Congress workers on January 15 protested against Centre government as part of the party's nationwide agitation to express solidarity with the ongoing farmers' protest against the three new farm laws. The workers marched towards the Punjab Raj Bhawan for the gherao but were stopped by the police. Police used water cannons and barricades to stop the protestors. Several Congress workers were also detained by the police. The party is observing a 'Kisan Adhikar Divas' today and all state units have been asked to gherao all Raj Bhavans in states.