Congress MP Viplove Thakur slammed the government for its publicity of the surgical strikes, and accused it of “selling” sacrifices of soldiers.
Under the Karpoori Thakur formula, which Bihar adopted in 1978, reservation was given under sub-quota for the most backward classes (MBCs).
He urged saints to show the path to freedom from ills like illiteracy, ignorance, malnutrition, black money and corruption that have “gripped Bharat Mata”.
The BJP ally had decided to contest 80 seats but withdrew following a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The Committee on Welfare of Other Backward Classes, which has been looking at the issue for some time now, has taken up the matter again after it was reconstituted last month.
PM Modi said this can be done without spending anything through digital payments.
BJP member Nishikant Dubey, who is convener of two sub-groups in the PAC, wrote to the Speaker protesting against Thomas’s decision to call the top Finance Ministry officials.
Nitish said that in his view, the Uniform Civil Code must be seen as a measure of reform for the welfare of the people, and “not a political instrumentality to be hurriedly imposed” against their wishes
This is the first time that a member of a parliamentary panel has given a privilege notice against its chairman.
Stating that the “BJP has insulted India’s womanhood”, Congress communication department head Randeep Surjewala demanded an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah.
LJP chief Paswan vows ‘protest from Parliament to streets’ if reservation policy is changed, RLSP demands quota for EBCs
“All opposition parties in favour of reservation in UP should make reservation a poll plank.” K C Tyagi general secretary, JD(U)
Australia arrived in India via Dubai the men from Down Under dug deeper in the desert to conquer their spin demons.