Congress candidate from Mumbai North Sanjay Nirupam, who lost by a big margin to his BJP rival in the Lok Sabha election on Saturday questioned the reliability of Electronic Voting Machines.
Janata Dal (United) warned UPA government not to take ordinance route on anti-corruption bills before Lok Sabha polls and urged President Pranab Mukherjee not to give assent if government went ahead.
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah will present his budget for 2013-14, 2 months after Congress returned to power, and focus is likely to be on welfare measures in view of Lok Sabha election due next year.
Responding to calls for giving greater responsibilities to party general secretary Rahul Gandhi, the Congress high command on Thursday named him the head of the coordination committee in charge of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
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