After Bihar, BJP sets its targets on victory in Bengal Assembly Elections slated for next year.
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The BJP on Wednesday released a list of its star campaigners for the November 3 by-elections in the party-ruled state.
'Bombs and bullets have become the norm in the state,' says central observer for West Bengal Kailash Vijayvargia in an exclusive interview with Outlook.
BJP leader and local councillor Manish Sukla was shot dead on Sunday by two bike-borne assailants near Titagarh. The BJP has called for a 12-hour bandh in Barrackpore.
BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya said that since the farm bills have gained the President's assent, the opposition shouldn’t spread misinformation about them.
Police said the rally was being held without permission, but the BJP asserted that it has informed the authorities about it.
'I also eat Poha and serve it to journalists. So its a non-issue,' Prakash Javadekar said.
Their 'strange' eating habits aroused suspicion about their nationality, the BJP general secretary said at a seminar in support of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) in Indore.
The BJP lawmaker was earlier arrested for assaulting a government official with a cricket bat.
Criticising the state government over the killings, Kailash Vijayvargiya, who is also the party's in-charge of West Bengal, said that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has lost her moral right to continue in office and should resign immediately.
Without naming the TMC, Kailash Vijayvargiya, who is BJP's Bengal minder, said certain political parties and politicians are trying to instill fear among the general people over NRC by spreading canards.
Political observers say that Unnao rape and car crash incidents have put the BJP in a tight spot.
Akash Vijayvargiya, BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya's son, was caught on camera assaulting municipal officer Dhirendra Singh Bais with a cricket bat on June 26. He is out on bail.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi told party MPs, that if anybody brings a bad name to the organisation with their conduct, then it will be 'unacceptable'.
Akash Vijayvargiya, 34, a first-time MLA and son of BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, was arrested last Wednesday after being caught on TV cameras assaulting a civic official with a cricket bat. He is out on bail.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Governor of Uttarakhand, Lt General Gurmit Singh (Retd) in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Surya Kiran fighters of Indian Air Force flypast over the city as part of the celebrations of the golden jubilee of victory over Pakistan during Bangladesh war in 1971, in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
Farmers block railway tracks as part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha's 'Rail Roko' protest demanding the dismissal and arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra in connection with the Oct. 3 violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, in...PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, right, and his wife Kyoko Jaishankar sign a guestbook during a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem.AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo
Policemen carry an activist of Congress party's youth wing during a protest against recent killings of civilians in Kashmir, in New Delhi.AP Photo/Manish Swarup
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
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