On Ambedkar Day, BJP says UPA favoured Muslims over Dalits
On Dr B R Ambedkar’s 123rd birth anniversary, the BJP attempted to co-opt Dalits into the saffron fold, projecting itself as an upholder of Dalit rights against the UPA’s alleged preference for Muslims. In his public rallies, Narendra Modi spoke of the alleged injustice meted out by the Congress to the legacy of Dr Ambedkar, while the BJP circulated propaganda material that placed the welfare of Dalits squarely in competition with those of minorities, especially Muslims.
RSS-led core group maps Modi campaign route
The BJP and its top leadership have very little to do with Narendra Modi’s massive campaign push. Sources in the BJP and Modi’s core team say the party brass is mostly in the dark about his rallies, their venues and the content of his speeches.
Pawan Kalyan to campaign for BJP in Karnataka
Jana Sena Party founder and Telugu actor Pawan Kalyan will be the star campaigner for the Bharatiya Janata Party. He will canvass for the BJP in Kolar and Raichur constituencies on Tuesday on the last day for campaign in Karnataka.
Advani bats for Modi, hits out at Nitish
BJP patriarch L.K. Advani today appealed to the electorate to strengthen Narendra Modi’s hands and make him the Prime Minster for a stronger India in the 21st century, setting all controversies to rest.
Will send guilty MPs, MLAs to jail within a year: Narendra Modi
Blaming Congress for criminalising politics, Narendra Modi today said that if voted to power he will set up special courts to try the tainted MPs and MLAs and send the guilty behind bars within one year.He also said that he would free the system from criminals within five years.