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Bengaluru: Congress workers stage protest against IT raids on Karnataka Minister

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Bengaluru, Aug 3: Congress workers stages protest here on Thursday against the Income Tax raids conducted at Karnataka Minister  D. K. Shivakumar residential premises.

The IT officials carried out searches at 39 locations in Karnataka includingEnergy Minister DK  Shivakumar and his brother in Delhi and Bengaluru residence on Yesterday morning.

Reacting to this, the Congress termed it a political vendetta by BJP-led NDA government  ahead of high level Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections which is scheduled to be held on August 8.

As per the reports, IT department also raided Eagleton Resort near Bengaluru , where 44 Gujarat Congress MLAs  are currently residing in anticipation of cross voting.

Meanwhile Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley justified the raids by saying searches were not linked to the Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections or the 44 Congress MLAs housed in a resort in Bengaluru.

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Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari resigns

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New Delhi, June 24: Ahead of the crucial 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, Rebel Bhartiya Janata Party MLA and former Rajasthan minister Ghanshyam Tiwari resigned from the BJP on Monday. 

 

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Tejashvi Prasad to be CM face for 2020 Bihar elections, Says Manjhi

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Patna, June 25: Hindustani Awam Morcha supremo Jitan Ram Manjhi said Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashvi Prasad will be our Chief Minister face for the upcoming Bihar elections.

“If Nitish Kumar gives up CM seat and joins ‘mahagathbandhan’, then I think Tejashvi Prasad ji will be our CM face for 2020 Bihar elections,” he told ANI.

In February, Manjhi left the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) for RJD-led grand alliance.

JDU and RJD fought in alliance with Nitish Kumar as its chief ministerial face in the last assembly elections in Bihar, while Tejashwi was appointed as the deputy chief minister post the elections.

The Rashtriya Janata Dal has already announced Tejashwi as its chief ministerial face for Bihar polls in 2020.

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To keep secularism alive, vote for muslim candidates: Owaisi

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New Delhi, June 25: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi said to keep secularism alive then fight for your rights, became a political power, vote for Muslim candidates.

Addressing a gathering in Maharastra’s Beed on Sunday, Owaisi told people “I want to tell you that if you want to keep secularism alive then fight for your rights, became a political power, vote for your (muslim) candidates”.

“If Muslims become a political power, secularism and democracy will be strengthened” he added.

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