Topic: Anti BJP
“This is a movement to end dictatorship, to bring back democracy,” said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal while addressing thousands at a rally at Ramlila Maidan today against what his party has termed the “dictatorial ordinance” on the issue of services promulgated by the Union government last month.
The BJP has been ousted from power in the Dravidian landscape with the Congress party's victory in Karnataka, DMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin said on Saturday.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday visited the West Bengal state secretariat in Kolkata to meet with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as part of his efforts to build a strong coalition against the BJP. Accompanying him on the visit was his deputy, Tejashwi Yadav from the RJD.
Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday called for Opposition unity as the need of the hour.
Facebook has banned renowned poet and critic K. Satchidanandan for 24 hours after the poet uploaded a video on the BJP's defeat in Kerala assembly elections and an advertisement for Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee wrote to fifteen key opposition leaders including Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Wednesday, suggesting a big get-together for a strategy to take on the Bharatiya Janata Party after the current round of assembly polls.