The enhanced social security pension of Rs 1500 is a threefold increase from the Rs 500 that the BJP-SAD government gave.
The BSP considers the BJP and the Congress, which ruled the country and a number of states for a long time, equally responsible for creating such a dreadful situation, Mayawati said.
Talking to reporters in Delhi, Pawar suggested that Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will take a decision in this matter and also action against home minister Anil Deshmukh.
Ravikumar said he is thankful to Ambareesh for putting Mandya on development track with "too many programmes".
Congress government in poll-bound Karnataka decided to recommend to Centre to grant religious minority tag to the numerically strong and politically-influential Lingayat and Veerashaiva Lingayats.
On Monday, a large number of workers and leaders, including BJP legislators and corporators, are likely to stage a dharna.