Assembly polls: Dalit unrest kept Madhya Pradesh in news

Assembly polls: Dalit unrest kept Madhya Pradesh in news

Opinion Poll: The Congress stormed to power in Madhya Pradesh after 15 years, while violent protests over dilution of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act kept the Hindi heartland state on tenterhooks during 2018. The state witnessed hectic political activity before the Assembly polls which concluded with a nail-biting finish when Congress, after a see-saw battle with the BJP, emerged as the single largest party, with five seats more than the BJP. Nine-time Lok Sabha…

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Delhi BJP leaders stage protest against Rahul Gandhi near Congress HQ; detained

Delhi BJP leaders stage protest against Rahul Gandhi near Congress HQ; detained

Leaders and workers of the BJP’s Delhi unit, along with its president Manoj Tiwari, were detained near the Congress headquarters on December 19 for protesting against Rahul Gandhi, who they said was spreading “lies” on the Rafale deal. The protesters had assembled at the Vigyan Bhawan here and raised slogans against the Congress and its president, who has been instrumental in mounting a scathing attack on the Modi government over an alleged “scam” in the…

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