Tag: Narendra Modi

PM Modi Plays Rajdharma and Pays Tribute to [Late]Rajiv Gandhi

[New Delhi] PM Modi Plays Rajdharma and Pays Tribute to [Late]Rajiv Gandhi
Prime Minister Of India Narendra Modi Tuesday took to Twitter to pay tribute to former PM Rajiv Gandhi on his 28th death anniversary.
PM Tweeted “Tributes to former PM Shri Rajiv Gandhi on his death anniversary,”
This comes after Modi dubbed Rajiv Gandhi “bhrashtachari no 1” (corrupt no 1) at an election rally earlier this month
Hitting out at the former prime minister’s son and Congress president Rahul Gandhi over his allegations of corruption in the Rafale fighter jet deal, Modi had said, “Your father was termed ‘Mr. Clean’ by his courtiers, but his life ended as ‘Bhrashtachari?No:1’.”
Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated by a suicide bomber during an election rally in Tamil Nadu’s Sriperumbudur town on this day in 1991.

PM “Modi” Greets Nation on Holi

[New Delhi] PM “Modi” Greets Nation on Holi
Prime Minister Narendra Bhai Damodar Das Modi Thursday greeted people on Holi, saying the festival symbolises the victory of good over evil.
PM Modi hoped that the festival of colours will bring peace, harmony, prosperity and happiness in our lives.

Time to Lodge FIR Against PM Narendra Modi : Congress on Rafale

[New Delhi] Time to Lodge FIR Against PM Narendra Modi : Congress on Rafale
The Congress Wednesday alleged corruption and malfeasance in the Rafale fighter jet deal and said the time has come to lodge an FIR against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“The corruption and malfeasance in Rafale deal is out in the open. PM Modi misused his office to give benefits to Dassault Aviation and caused loss to the public exchequer,” Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala told reporters.
It is undoubtedly established that Modi misused his office as Prime Minister to grant undue benefit to Dassault Aviation and caused a loss to public exchequer
The Congress leader alleged that after documents that have come out in the open, the responsibility now lies at the door steps of Modi and a case be registered under the Prevention of Corruption Act.
Surjewala alleged that the country will now pay Euro 10,300 million for 36 Rafale aircraft under PM Modi’s deal.

PM Modi’s Congress Bastion Amethi Visit ,On 27th Feb ,Cancelled

[Amethi ,UP] PM Modi’s Amethi Visit ,On 27th Feb ,Cancelled
The proposed visit of Prime Minister of India Narendra Bhai Damodar Das Modi to Congress bastion of Amethi on February 27 has been cancelled
As per District Magistrate RM Mishra, the proposed visit has now been cancelled.

Modi Held up at DDun Airport Due to Bad Weather

[DDun] Modi Held up at DDun Airport Due to Bad Weather
Prime Minister Of India Narendra Modi, who is scheduled to address a rally in Rudrapur, is held up at the Jolly Grant Airport as his chopper could not take off due to inclement weather on Thursday,
The prime minister landed at the airport here around 7.15 am and has been waiting since
He is to fly in a chopper to Rudrapur, but inclement weather delayed the travel.
It has been raining here since early morning.
He will also distribute loan cheques among select beneficiaries of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Farmers Welfare Scheme of the state government.
The prime minister is also scheduled to visit the Corbett Tiger Reserve in Ramnagar.

Sonia,After Long Time, Calls Modi Govt Bluff, Bluster & Intimidation

[New Delhi] Smt Sonia,After Long Time, Attacks Modi Govt Calling Bluff, Bluster & Intimidation Philosophy
Congress leader Smt Sonia Gandhi said Wednesday “bluff, bluster and intimidation” have been its governance philosophy, while asserting that her party will confront political adversaries with all its vigour.
Addressing the Congress Parliamentary Party’s general body meeting, Smt Gandhi also hailed party president Rahul Gandhi, saying he has brought fresh energy into the party organisation and has put together a team which blends experience and youth
Launching a scathing attack on the Modi government, She said: “The very foundations of our democratic republic, of our secular republic have come under systematic assault by the Modi government.”
Congress Chairperson said There is an all-pervasive atmosphere of fear and strife across the country
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Modi Praises Dedicated NGO &Serves 3rd Billionth Meal

[Vrindavan,UP]Modi Praises Dedicated NGO &Serves 3rd Billionth Meal
Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi Monday praised the efforts of an NGO towards eradicating hunger from the country.
“I will be in Vrindavan today for a unique programme- to mark the serving of the 3rd billionth meal by the Akshaya Patra Foundation.
PM also unveiled a ceremonial plaque at the event to mark the serving of “3rd billionth meal” by Akshaya Patra Foundation at Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir campus in this holy city.
NGO is Funded by International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), Akshaya Patra is a not-for-profit organisation that works on PPP Model with the government on mid-day meal schemes.

Modi Blasts Mamata For Orchestraring Violence on Her Home Turf

[Thakurnagar,WB] Modi blasts Mamata over violence on her home turf
Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a blistering attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, accusing her of orchestrating violence against BJP workers, claiming she had become jittery
due to people’s love for his party.
Taking his battle for the Lok Sabha elections to Banerjee’s turf, Modi also accused his political rivals of misleading the distressed farming community through farm loan waivers.
The prime minister also made a strong pitch for the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill that seeks to accord Indian citizenship to non-Muslim minorities from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh who fled their countries due to religious persecution.
Addressing a well-attended event of the Scheduled Caste Matua community, where his speech was welcomed with loud cheers, Modi said, “Now I can understand why Didi (Banerjee) and her party are indulging in violence…killing innocent people. She has become jittery because of your love for us.”
Calling yesterday’s Budget a “historic step” for the welfare of farmers, the working and middle class, he said these sections were neglected for years after Independence.
There was commotion at the rally ground which prompted him to cut short his speech barely after 14 minutes.
Before the rally, the prime minister visited the Matua Thakurbari and sought the blessings of Baro Ma, the current leader of the community and widow of the founder of Matua Mahasangh Harishchandra Thakur.

Modi Condoles Rahul Demands Bharat Ratn for 111 Old “Walking God”

[New Delhi]Modi And Rahul Condole Demise of Lingayat Seer
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday condoled the demise of a prominent Lingayat seer, saying he lived for the people, especially the poor.
The seer of Tumakuru-based Siddaganga Math, 111-year-old Shivakumara Swamiji, who was known as the ‘Walking God’, died Monday after a prolonged illness.
PM Tweeted
“His holiness Dr Sree Sree Sree Sivakumara Swamigalu lived for the people, especially the poor and vulnerable. He devoted himself towards alleviating ills like poverty, hunger and social injustice. Prayers and solidarity with his countless devotees spread all across the world,”
Congress president Rahul Gandhi said his passing away leaves behind a deep spiritual void.
He Tweeted “I am sorry to hear about the passing of Shivakumar Swami Ji, Pontiff of the Siddaganga Mutt. Swami Ji was respected and revered by millions of Indians, from all religions and communities. His passing leaves behind a deep spiritual void. My condolences to all his followers,”
Congress leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge requested the Centre to bestow ‘Bharat Ratna’ on the seer. “I request the government to give him Bharat Ratna. He is worthy of getting the title.

PM “Modi”Attacks Congress on Kartarpur Sahib+1984 Sikh Genocide

[New Delhi]PM”Modi”Attacks Congress on Kartarpur Sahib+1984 Sikh Genocide
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday attacked the previous Congress government for its inability to bring Kartarpur Sabib under India during partition.
Releasing a commemorative coin as part of the 350th birth anniversary celebrations of 10th Sikh guru Guru Gobind Singh, Modi also came down on the Congress for the 1984 riots that took place following the assassination of the then Prime Minister Smt Indira Gandhi.
He said now devotees do not have to look at the shrine in Pakistan using binoculars and they could visit the place without visa using the corridor.
Guru Nanak passed away in Kartarpur on September 22, 1539.
Former prime minister Manmohan Singh, former chief justice of India J S Khehar and several Sikh leaders were present at the Prime Minister’s residence to participate in the event.
Modi said be it Guru Nanak or Guru Gobind Singh, they have taught us to be on the side of justice.
Following the path shown by them, the central government is trying to get justice for the people who suffered during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Modi said.
“The central government is making efforts to get justice for the period of injustice which started in 1984. For decades, mothers, sisters, daughters and sons have shed tears, the law will deliver justice, wipe (their) tears,” the PM said referring to the riots that took place following the assassination of then prime minister Indira Gandhi.
The PM released a Rs 350 denomination commemorative silver coin to mark the 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh.