PM Modi will be in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh today where he will address a mega congregation of BJP workers to mark the conclusion of the party's Jan Ashirwad Yatras in the state. The Prime Minister is expected to arrive at the venue at around 11 am.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) organises a massive gathering of its workers every five years on September 25. This year, the event is taking place in Bhopal with a target of bringing together 10 lakh workers.
Congress workers entered into a clash within themselves during the Jan Aakrosh Yatra in Madhya Pradesh over party leader Mukesh Nayak.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and revered saints unveiled the Statue of Oneness and performed bhoomi and shila puja of Advaita Lok.
The statue is dedicated to the 8th-century philosopher, an influential and revered figure in Hinduism, who has been named “Ekatmata Ki Pratima” (statue of oneness).
The stones were pelted at the BJP's 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra' in Madhya Pradesh's Neemuch district on September 6. The ruling party had claimed that 'Congress goons' were behind the stone pelting incident.
PM Modi will be visiting the state to perform Bhumi Poojan of the Bina refinery project.
As the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections are slated to be held later this year, the BJP has initiated Jan Ashirwad Yatra across the state. In response to this, the Congress has also devised a master plan.
BJP has planned to carry out five 'Jan Ashirwad Yatras' in September to shore up its preparations for Madhya Pradesh assembly polls.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan inaugurated 66 new Deendayal Rasoi Centers and he stated that now, under this scheme, people will be provided meals for only Rs 5.
The incident occurred in the forests of the Iklera village of Tonk Khurd city after which the people were seen standing around the leopard with sticks in their hands, touching it and clicking selfies.
The Cabinet has increased the amount to be given on retirement of Urban Asha Supervisors from Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 1,00,000. Madhya Pradesh government will also organise large-scale sports for the youth at district level, division level and state level from September 15 to October 2.
The assembly polls are likely to be held at the end of the year in MP, a state where women consist of 7.07 lakh of the 13.39 lakh new voters.
MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan is likely to strike caste and regional balance in his Cabinet ahead of assembly elections.
AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal urged the people of Madhya Pradesh to give his party one chance in the upcoming elections and promised that they will bring change.
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh claimed that he has received information indicating that the BJP is planning to create communal riots, similar to the ones that occurred in Nuh, Haryana.
Madhya Pradesh crime news: "Eight persons received the gunshots among whom two persons, namely Rahul and Vimal died at the spot. Six of them sustained injuries who are undergoing treatment at a hospital", said DCP Singh.
Terming Gandhi's allegation false, MP Home Minister Narottam Mishra sought proof from the Congress leader to support her charge, warning that options were otherwise open before the state government and the BJP for legal action.
While the Congress, to welcome Priyanka Gandhi, has put up posters and likened her with freedom fighter Rani Laxmi Bhai and called Jyotiraditya Scindia a traitor, BJP on the other hand have talked about the depleting condition of the state.
With the announcement, Madhya Pradesh will have two more districts - Mauganj and Nagda. The announcement comes in the election year in the state.