BJP gives 59 per cent tickets to OBCs & SCs for the first two phases in UP and dropped 20 MLAs.
As many as 44 OBC names, including 16 Jats, figure in BJP's list of candidates, followed by 43 upper castes and 19 from Scheduled Castes.
The prime minister said that the 5th edition of 'Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022' gives the opportunity to discover the emerging trends in the world of education.
Dharmendra Pradhan questioned the Odisha government on the outcome of the probe and how long it will take to deliver justice to the family members of the deceased.
Various issues concerning the community were discussed at length during the meeting with Nadda.
The BJP leaders are largely unanimous that the Congress party’s campaign will cut into the Brahmin vote base, which is known to be nursing grievances with the saffron outfit in Uttar Pradesh.
The Nishads have a sizeable presence in 152 of the 403 Assembly seats, especially in Purvanchal.
In his condolence message, the Governor said he is deeply saddened to learn about the demise of CDS Rawat, his wife and 13 others in the extremely unfortunate helicopter crash.
Fifteen prominent leaders of the State including the three Union Ministers are members of the core group which was approved by national BJP president JP Nadda.
Addressing the 79th foundation day of the university here on Saturday, the Union Minister said the university can only be improved if it is competitive in nature.
Chhatra Congress activists showed black flags and raised slogans against the Union Minister while he was in Utkal University to attend the foundation day.
In a letter to Jyotiraditya Scindia, Dharmendra Pradhan said he has received a request from the Odia Society in Dubai, UAE, for a daily flight between the two cities.
Presenting the Odisha Journalism Award 2021 to six journalists from the State at an event in New Delhi, Pradhan said regional media has emerged as a major contributor in highlighting local news.
After Das dared Pradhan to produce evidence to prove the involvement of Dibya Shankar Mishra in the teacher murder case, BJP hit out at the ruling party leader for his 'ignorance of law'.
Heaping praise on the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, Pradhan said it has amplified the importance of imparting lessons in native language, especially at the primary level.