Union Minister Rajnath Singh blamed the opposition parties for inciting farmers against the farm bills decision. He also assured that the new bills are bills for economic and social empowerment of farmers.
He was the senior-most minister with the longest experience who had helped manoeuvre the party in the beleaguered post-1996 years. He had guided Sonia Gandhi most sincerely when she finally joined politics in 1998
A revelatory account shows how, in the years after Independence, India and Pakistan tried to thrash out all outstanding issues—from minorities and refugees, Indus waters and a possible guard against conflict