A day after parting ways with its oldest ally Shiv Sena, BJP on Friday released its first list of 172 candidates for the October 15 Maharashtra Assembly elections that includes its top leaders in the state.
After months long hectic poll campaign and electoral strategy meetings with senior party leaders and RSS top brass, BJP`s prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi on Tuesday met his party MLAs in Gandhinagar.
Undeterred by criticism from rival political parties, the BJP on Thursday honoured two of its MLAs Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana, who have been accused of inciting communal violence in Muzaffarnagar, in Agra where its PM candidate Narendra Modi is due to address a rally.
A Special Investigation Team has filed its first charge sheet in the Muzaffarnagar riots against11 accused, including BJP MLAs Suresh Rana and Bhartendu Singh, for allegedly violating prohibitory orders, among other offences.
With Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh nearing, the BJP, which has been expressing confidence of winning for the third consecutive term, is facing dissidence over ticket distribution to some sitting MLAs, sources said.
The UP advisory council Monday summoned SSP and district magistrate of Muzaffarnagar for a hearing Wednesday over the slapping of National Security Act (NSA) on two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators.
All legislators of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were Monday suspended for two days from Andhra Pradesh state legislative assembly for stalling the proceedings of the house.