Promising to provide a government in the national capital like that of Narendra Modi-led Central government, Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay on Saturday said that after wining Assembly elections, they will work for the welfare of people.
Projecting BJP as a fresh alternative to other parties which have ruled Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged voters to dump the "three offenders"-- National Conference, PDP and Congress--in the Assembly polls for a better life.
Campaigning ended on Friday for the fourth phase of Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir, which will see voting on 18 seats with a total of 182 candidates in the fray, including Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
BJP, which is leaving no stone unturned to form its first government in Jammu and Kashmir, has launched a high-pitch poll campaign for the 20 seats in Jammu region on Friday which will go to polls in the fourth and final phase of elections in the state.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday described the terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir as a "shameful act on the democratic process" in the state, which is witnessing a healthy turnout in assembly polls.
Ahead of 2nd phase of assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, authorities have deployed around 400 additional companies of police and paramilitary forces to ensure free, fair and incident free elections.
National Conference Says PM Modi's Speeches Defamatory, Files Complaint With Election CommissionThe National Conference today filed a complaint with the Election Commission (EC) against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making "wild, unsubstantiated and defamatory accusations" against the party leadership during his recent speeches in election rallies in the state.
With three militant attacks in the last couple of days in Jammu and Kashmir, the state's police chief on Sunday said anti-national elements and militant outfits would try to disrupt the ongoing Assembly polls in the state.
Opposition PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Sunday said the ongoing assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir were not just about development, but also about "safeguarding" the distinct identity of the state and upholding the dignity of its people.
BJP on Sunday said political parties in Jammu and Kashmir were using "expired issues" like the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution as a "security cover" for their "round-the-year corruption and loot".
BJP President Amit Shah addressed a rally in front of the landmark Victoria House in Kolkata on Sunday.In his speech, he took potshots at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over the Saradha chit-fund scam and the Burdwan blast.
Asserting that countdown has begun for the end of the "corrupt" TMC regime in West Bengal, BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday accused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of creating hurdles for a proper NIA probe into the Burdwan blast to shield her party leaders allegedly involved in the incident.