Members of BJP youth wing court arrest in Jaipur

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 22:13

Jaipur: Protesting against the alleged anti-people policies of UPA government, members of BJP Yuva Morcha on Wednesday courted arrest here.

The activists led by BJYM state president Rishi Bansal took out a `Dhikkar Rally` from the party office to civil lines railway crossing on completion of three years of UPA-II in office.

"During the protest, 50 activists courted arrest and were later released," police said.

Bansal blamed the policies of the central government for rising inflation and corruption in the country.
Deputy Leader of Opposition Ghanshyam Tiwari termed the UPA government`s three years in office as an "unfortunate period" for the nation.

"The three years of the UPA government have been marked by for skyrocketing prices and rampant corruption," he said at a press conference in the party office here.

"The government has failed to control inflation, curb corruption and tackle naxalism and security related other national issues," he said.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 22:13

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