Fly on the wall

The BJP is keeping a watch on Congress MP K C Venugopal, who is in-charge of Karnataka.

Published: 29th October 2017 07:52 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th October 2017 07:52 AM   |  A+A-

Congress’ Copycat

The BJP is keeping a watch on Congress MP K C Venugopal, who is in-charge of Karnataka. “Venugopal is telling state Congress leaders to replicate what we in BJP and RSS. He doesn’t understand that each party has its own style of contesting elections. He wants to turn the Congress into a BJP in Karnataka,” a top BJP leader mused.

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- Dharmendra Pradhan
Union Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship



Tooth & Nail

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