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Delhi government is a government only of drama: BJP

Updated: Nov 16, 2016 08:26 IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov. 16 (ANI): Lambasting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's statement in the Delhi assembly on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has said that Delhi government is a government only of drama.

"I don't want to comment on people who are trying to play to the gallery at the time when national interest is above all. If people do not understand that the parallel economy is out to destabilise India when it comes to the terror link, when it comes to corruption, when it comes to drug mafia, and, I think, if they understand the fundamentals, nobody would oppose and people would welcome," BJP leader Shaina NC told ANI.

"If you are only playing petty politics, you are thinking of your selfish interest and not the country," she added.

She said that if we view the whole demonetisation issue, it combats corruption, it combats terror, and it does away with the drug mafia.

"For those who are disrupting for the heck of disrupting, I would only like to say think of national interest first and your selfish interest later, said Shaina NC.

The BJP leader said she sympathises with people who have been waiting for four to five hours and understands their inconvenience, but at the same time, also salutes such people because they understand the national spirit for creating a better India and a more positive democracy which is corruption free.

"I think that this measure which is being contemplated by the government will only be a step in the direction to ensure that there are no perpetrators who are trying to make a quick buck out of a situation which is being given to people in good faith and trust," she said. (ANI)

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday garnered full support from the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), the Janata Dal (United) and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) after he questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's self-proclaimed 'mother-son' relationship with the River Ganga.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Extending support towards Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over his counter remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Shamshan-Kabristaan' statement, the Janta Dal (United) on Sunday said the latter was resorting to his old ways of spreading communalism.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Supporting Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over his remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi being looked for by his 'mother' Ganga, the Congress on Sunday said PM Modi has always failed to carry on his responsibilities and fulfill promises made to people.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Lashing out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Sunday said the former's fondness for figure fifteen is the premise of his fake politics.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Coming out defiantly against the Karnataka bribegate diary case, the Congress on Sunday questioned its veracity, saying that the entire thing has been planted by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

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Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Director General of Police (DGP), Jammu and Kashmir, S.P. Vaid, GOC, CIF (V) Maj. Gen. Ashok Narula and Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir S.J.M. Geelani along with other army personnel on Saturday visited the residence of 34-year-old brave heart Lance Naik Gh Mohi-Ud-Din, who sacrificed his life in a terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian.

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Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Two unidentified assailants gunned down two members associated with the Dera Sacha Sauda on Saturday at a canteen in Ludhiana's Ahmednagar.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 25 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Friday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and questioned the Modi government over the Nagaland peace accord.

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Panaji (Goa) [India], Feb 25 (ANI): Hundreds of revellers including locals and tourists thronged at the exciting annual Goa Carnival of fun and frolic on Saturday here.

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Sircilla (Telangana) [India], Feb. 25 (ANI): Minister of Information Technology, Government of Telangana K. Taraka Rama Rao met a delegation of South Indian Mills Association from Tamil Nadu at Siricilla in Telangana.

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb. 25 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E. Palaniswami wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday requesting him to construct a reservoir across Cauvery river at Mekedatu.

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India has nearly lost Kashmir: Chidambaram

Updated: Feb 25, 2017 22:13 IST

Hyderabad(Telangana)[India], Feb. 25(ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said that India has nearly lost Kashmir.

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Malda (West Bengal) [India], Feb 25 (ANI): A total of 35 bags containing nearly 1,500 tortoises were seized by railway authorities here on Friday.

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Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Feb 25 (ANI): A day after an Indian-origin engineer, Srinivas Kuchibhotla was shot dead in Kansas, dozens of people held a candlelight vigil at Mother Teresa's statue here, seeking justice against the hate crime.

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Bhubneshwar (Orissa) [India], Feb.25: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has asked the BJD and the Congress to apologise for failing to usher in development, rather than criticising Prime Minister Modi's remark on the state.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb.25 (ANI): The Air Intelligence Unit intercepted a passenger at Mumbai airport on Saturday morning and seized gold bars worth Rs. 57, 62,000.

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Hyderabad (Telangana),[ India], Feb. 25(ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday took a fresh dig at the Centre over demonetisation, citing the seizure of cash in new denominations during the elections in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh.

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Bordumsa (Arunachal Pradesh) [India], Feb.25 (ANI): The picturesque state of Arunachal Pradesh has always played an important role in promoting northeast culture and tourism.

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New Delhi [India], Feb.25 (ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs, M. J. Akbar will pay an official visit to Mali from February 28 to March 4, and to Congo from March 5 and 6.

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