27.3 C
Jalandhar
Tuesday, October 19, 2021

ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ

spot_img
yes punjab punjabi redirection

Parali

kissan

ajaib ghar

sarkari naukri

bijli

madadgaar

sports club

kisan sarkari naukri

muavja

PSSSB Chemical

Markfed Sept to Nov

mrsptu

Innocent

Congress joins hands with communal parties to win polls: JP Nadda

- Advertisement -

Guwahati, April 2, 2021-
BJP national President J.P. Nadda said on Friday that the Congress always accuses the BJP of being a communal party, but for the Assembly elections in Kerala and Assam, the grand old party has itself alligned with the communal forces to win the polls.

Addressing three rallies ahead of the third and final phase of Assembly elections in Assam scheduled on April 6, Nadda said that the Congress has joined hands with communal parties – with the Muslim League in Kerala and with the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) in Assam.

Along with Assam, the 140-member Kerala Assembly will go to the polls in a single phase on April 6. All results will be declared on May 2.

“The Congress has no policy, no ideological aim or honesty as the party is fighting against the CPI-M in Kerala, but it has forged an alliance with the Left in West Bengal and Assam,” the BJP chief said while addressing election rallies at Chandmari, Patacharkuchi and Boko under the newly created Bajali district.

Assam BJP President Ranjeet Kumar Dass (54) and Asom Gana Parishad leader Jyoti Prasad Das (59) are locked in multi-corner contests in Patacharkuchi and Boko Assembly constituencies, respectively.

Nadda claimed that Assam witnessed unprecedented terrorist violence during the Congress regime that killed thousands of civilians and security personnel.

“Under the dynamic leadership and initiatives of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah, several thousand militants have surrendered and deposited over 4,000 assault rifles, leading to restoration of peace in Assam after a long time,” he said, adding that a Rs 1,500 crore package was also announced for the Bodoland areas.

Asserting that Assam would be made an ‘Aatmanirbhar’ state by rejuvenating the economy of the rural areas and patronising the poultry, piggery, cottage industries and various other livelihood schems, the saffron party leader said that the BJP government would make a new Assam after the party returns to power for a second term on May 2.

He said that to empower the women under the state’s biggest flagship scheme ‘Orunodoi’, the monthly payments of Rs 830 would be increased to Rs 3,000 covering 30 lakh deserving families.

Detailing the party’s election manifesto, Nadda said that it has promised to strengthen and protect ‘Namghars’ and ‘Satras’ (traditional Vaishnavite monasteries of Assam) and grants of up to Rs 2.5 lakh will be provided to these traditional institutes.

Introduced by Srimanta Sankardeva, Namghars, literally meaning prayer house, are places for congregational worship associated with the entire Assamese community and the Ekasarana sect of Hinduism, in particular, which is native to Assam.

Accusing the Congress of neglecting Assam, Nadda said that the state’s gas royalty was pending for many years with the Central government, but Modi after becoming the Prime Minister sanctioned Rs 8,000 crore gas royalty within a week.

“Assam received three-four times more financial assistance from the BJP-led Central government than what it had received during the Congress regime,” Nadda said. (Agency)

- Advertisement -

Yes Punjab - TOP STORIES

Punjab News

Sikh News

Transfers, Postings, Promotions

- Advertisement -spot_img

Stay Connected

20,369FansLike
112,621FollowersFollow

ENTERTAINMENT

National

GLOBAL

OPINION

Indian Population

In the light of the population explosion debate – by Nirendra Dev

Mizoram has made news -- not necessarily for the wrong reasons but certainly for quite unexpected reasons. North-Eastern India generally makes news due to...
Terrorists Shadow

Tackling the resurgence of jihad in Kashmir – by Amjad Ayub Mirza

With three encounters taking place in less than 24 hours between October 10 and 11, terrorist insurgency has effectively resurged in the Kashmir Valley....
DSGMC Logo

Present Peculiar Scenario of DSGMC post 2021 Elections – by Inder Mohan Singh

The management of the historical Gurdwaras of Delhi came into the hands of local Sikh electorate after enforcement of ‘Delhi Sikh Gurdwaras Act 1971...

SPORTS

Health & Fitness

Woman applying body lotion

The best time to apply body lotion?

New Delhi, Oct 19, 2021- Skin problems like itchiness, dryness and flakiness can occur anytime if you're not moisturising your body enough. It is commonly observed that while many people take their skincare routine seriously, a majority of them neglect to moisturise the body. It is important to keep in mind that timing matters a lot when it comes...

Gadgets & Tech