Maratha-vs-OBC polarisation growing deeper in Maharashtra ahead of Assembly polls | Mumbai News

As political parties gear up for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls, the Maratha-versus-OBC dispute over reservation shows no signs of abating. To the contrary, the process of polarisation, which started last year, is gaining momentum. In Jalna district’s Antarwali Sarathi village, the OBC community took to the streets to celebrate the victory of BJP leader Pankaja Munde as a member of the Legislative Council. The election for eleven council seats took place on Friday and the results were declared the same evening. All the nine candidates fielded by the ruling…

Uttarakhand By Election Result 2024: Congress candidates Qazi Nizammudin, Lakhapat Butola lead in Manglaur, Badrinath assembly seats | India News

With the counting of votes commencing at 8 am on Saturday, early trends show Congress candidates Qazi Mohamad Nizammudin and Lakhapat Singh Butola leading in Manglaur and Badrinath assembly seats, as per Election Commission data. The by-elections for the seats in Uttarakhand took place on July 10. As per Election Commission data, the Badrinath and Manglaur constituencies had recorded a voter turnout of  49.80 per cent and 68.24 per cent, respectively. Two-way contest in both Uttarakhand seats Badrinath is set to witness a direct contest, with Congress fielding a new…

Counting underway in 13 Assembly seats across 7 states

In keen battle for Bengal bypolls, TMC aims to repeat Lok Sabha landslide, BJP looks to hold ground In the bypolls for four Assembly seats in West Bengal, the stakes are high for both the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the principal Opposition BJP. While the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC is attempting to maintain its supremacy it showed in the recent parliamentary elections, when it won 29 seats out of 42 in the state, the BJP is hoping for a turnaround after its Lok Sabha seats’ tally dropped to 12 from 18 in the…

AAP, Congress under attack, focus on assembly polls: Delhi BJP holds key party meeting | Delhi News

The arrest of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal among other key leaders of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in different cases, the AAP’s alliance with Congress to fight Lok Sabha elections, and the development projects executed by Centre in the capital – the first extended executive meeting of Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saw party leaders stepping up attack on rivals. Eyeing the assembly elections due next year, the party leaders spoke of increasing efforts to ensure that Delhi has a “double-engine” government. “This election saw a coalition…

MVA leaders meet to discuss Assembly polls, hold joint rally in Mumbai on July 14 | Mumbai News

Stepping up the preparations for the Maharashtra Assembly elections, the Maha Vikas Aghadi, which is riding high on its success in the recently held Lok Sabha elections, has decided to hold a joint rally in Mumbai on July 14 to give the message to workers of all three parties that the upcoming polls will be fought together. The first meeting of the MVA was held in presence of NCP – SP chief Sharad Pawar, Shiv Sena – UBT chief Uddhav Thackeray, Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole and other senior leaders…

Engineer Rashid to take oath as MP Friday, his party sets eyes on Assembly polls | Political Pulse News

WHEN SHEIKH Abdul Rashid, popularly known as Engineer Rashid, comes out on parole to take oath as newly elected MP on Friday, it would be another moment that his party leaders would have not believed possible months ago. Ishtiyaq Qadri, who is the chairman of the Political Affairs Committee of Rashid’s Awami Ittehad Party, talks about the first. It was during the Lok Sabha election campaign for the Baramulla seat, when a sea of people gathered in Beerwah to greet the truck Qadri and other party leaders were canvassing in,…

Kerala economic situation: The economic situation in Kerala is dangerous, claims the opposition in the assembly

Congress-led opposition UDF accused on Thursday Kerala Legislative Assembly That the economic situation in the state was being taken to a “dangerous” position due to fiscal mismanagement of the government and the motion to adjourn the House and discuss the issue was rejected. Leader of Opposition in the Assembly (LoP) VD Satheesan claimed in the House that the southern state’s fiscal indicators indicate its “fiscal vulnerability” and since the ruling front was unwilling to discuss the issue, the UDF was walking out. . His argument came after Speaker MB Rajesh…

Ajit Pawar news: Ajit Pawar is the new Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly

NCP leader Ajit Pawar was named on Monday leader of the opposition In Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, he succeeds BJPDevendra Fadnavis, who was sworn in as the Deputy CM on June 30. After Speaker Rahul Narvekar announced that Pawar would take over as the Leader of the Opposition in the Assembly, the NCP has emerged as the single largest opposition party in the 288-member House. Chief Minister Eknath Shinde described Ajit Pawar as a mature politician and administrator. Source link