Election 2019: LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan Won’t Contest Polls

PM Modi Addresses Rally in UP’s Saharanpur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while campaigning in Uttar Pradesh, addressed a rally in Saharanpur as well. He launched an attack on Congress candidate from the seat, Imran Masood and Congress President Rahul Gandhi. PM Modi called Imran Masood Boti boti waale sahab and said that he is a close aide of Rahul Gandhi.

BJP President Amit Shah Addresses Rally in Manipur’s Thoubal

BJP President Amit Shah addressed a rally in Manipur’s Thoubal. At the rally, Amit Shah said that 300-kms of highway, five helipads have been built in the state in last four years. He further said that the government has also started to work on the expansion of the Imphal Airport and Air Cargo terminal.

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee Takes Election Campaign to Assam

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, on Friday 5 April took her election campaign to Dhubri, Assam. The West Bengal CM touched upon the controversial citizenship amendment bill, calling it a conspiracy.

LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan Won’t Contest Elections

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, on Friday 5 April declared that she doesn’t want to contest the 2019 elections. She has, according to ANI, appealed to the BJP to name a candidate from Indore to replace her.

Following is her letter announcing the decision:

Akhilesh Yadav Releases Samajwadi Party’s Manifesto

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, on Friday 5 April released his party’s manifesto for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The SP’s manifesto, called its “vision document” is for all sections of the society, Akhilesh said while releasing the document.

Congress Announces Shrawasti Candidate

The Congress, on Friday 5 April announced Dhirender Pratap Singh as its candidate from Uttar Pradesh’s Shrawasti.

‘Some Don’t Like To Respond to Terrorists in Their Language’: PM in Amroha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Friday 5 April addressed a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha, where he thanked the Government of UAE that honoured him with the Zayed medal……..Read More>>

 

Source:- thequint