PM Modi to observe fast on April 12 to protest Parliament washout

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The state ministers have also been asked to pay heed to the issues and problems raised by the party office bearers, leaders and the workers, while a possible rejig of the bureaucracy and an expansion of the cabinet was also discussed, sources said.

"They government provoked the AIADMK and ensured that the MPs of the ruling party in Tamil Nadu stormed the well of the Lok Sabha and thereby did not allow the TDP to raise its demand (for granting a special category status to Andhra Pradesh). This is not the time to observe a fast, the country wants to hear the Mann ki baat of the prime minister".

"CONGRESS and other parties are trying to defame Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by playing cheap politics in the name of caste and religion".

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah along with BJP MPs fasted on Thursday across the country to protest against the washout of the second half of Parliament's Budget session for which the BJP blamed on the Congress.

He said the prime minister should come forward and "say that he is observing a fast against the BJP-ruled state government over the protection" it is giving to an MLA accused of rape. "This "fast" is just a farce", Chavan said dismissively during a media briefing. He, however, did not join any of the party programmes.

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Addressing party MPs through an audio conference call ahead of the protest, Modi said the BJP leaders and its workers will observe the fast on Thursday to "expose" those handful of people who "throttled" democracy by stalling Parliament proceedings during the budget session. I will also hold fast.

When asked about the decline in Congress's income, Naqvi sarcastically said, "Congress is the grand old party and their funds are grand old too".

"As the Congress is a broken house and confused, I am confident of our party coming back to power with majority in the state", asserted Yeddyurappa on the occasion.

During the five-hour marathon session at the US Congress, Zuckerberg said the most important thing he would care about right now was to make sure no more interferes were made in upcoming elections. "We hope the Prime Minister will soon observe fast against the anarchic conditions, collapse of law & order and atrocities against women". Senior BJP leaders Krishnwallabh Singh Babua ji, Ashwini Singh, Vinay Sharma also attended the protest.

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