The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha MP from Domariyaganj, Jagdambika Pal on Sunday criticised Congress` for raising Dawood Ibrahim`s issue against the backdrop of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s visit to India for the PM-designate Narendra Modi`s swearing-in ceremony.
Amidst reports of former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal cosying up to the BJP and likely to get party ticket for Lok Sabha polls, workers of the saffron party on Tuesday protested against his possible nomination from Domariyaganj seat.
Former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal Wednesday hit back at External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid for reportedly calling him greedy by raking up the controversy over a trust run by the minister`s family.
Reacting to the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal`s statement on Republic Day calling it a "procession of floats," Congress leader Jagdambika Pal on Tuesday said that if the CM had no respect for Republic Day; people might lose their faith within the democracy of the nation.
BJP president Nitin Gadkari landed in a controversy on Monday over drawing a comparison between the IQ level of Swami Vivekananda and fugitive don Dawood Ibhrahim in remarks which drew fire from the Congress.