Meenakshi Lekhi

As its immediate neighbour, India has one of the highest stakes in developments in Afghanistan: MoS Meenakshi Lekhi

Lekhi said India has contributed for the people of Afghanistan having executed development and welfare projects across all of its 34 provinces

published on : 9th September 2021

Handful of countries thwarting UNSC reforms, doing disservice to multilateralism: Meenakashi Lekhi

Lekhi, who is here on an official visit, said reform of the Security Council is a key aspect of India's engagement with the UN.

published on : 9th September 2021

BJP says snooping story cooked to demean India; Congress demands SC-monitored judicial enquiry

Union Minister of State Meenakshi Lekhi said the owners of the spyware Pegasus as well as Amnesty International have denied the claims made in the reports.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Union minister Meenakshi Lekhi slams protesting farmers as 'mawali', later retracts

As her comments created a furore, Lekhi later tweeted that her comments were "twisted" and that she withdraws her words if they have hurt anyone.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Pegasus snooping story 'concocted, fabricated, evidence-less': BJP 

Asked if the previous government might have bought it, she said these things are "beyond her pay grade".

published on : 22nd July 2021

Surprise candidate to minister, Meenakshi Lekhi's eventful journey

She is the only elected representative from Delhi, who has been given a ministerial berth in the reshuffle on Wednesday. 

published on : 8th July 2021

Meenakshi Lekhi: From BJP face in media to Union Minister

Meenakshi Lekhi has taken up various important issues such as permanent commission for women officers in the armed forces as a lawyer.

published on : 7th July 2021

Oxygen row: BJP demnads Kejriwal’s resignation, arrest for 'criminal negligence'

The Delhi BJP chief said the party will continue with the agitation till a case of criminal conspiracy is registered against the Delhi chief minister.

published on : 29th June 2021

AAP government bought no ventilators last year, using those provided under PM-CARES: Delhi BJP

Addressing a press conference here, BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi alleged that the Delhi government did not increase the number of ICU beds either.

published on : 11th May 2021

Parliament monsoon session: Around 30 MPs test positive for COVID -19 so far

All parliamentarians and staff of the secretariats of both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha had undergone mandatory COVID-19 tests before the start of the session.

published on : 15th September 2020

Party would form government in Karnataka: BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi

The BJP leader, who is herself an eminent lawyer, said the Congress has been reduced to 77 seats as compared to 122 earlier, reflecting the "anger" against the Siddaramaiah government.

published on : 15th May 2018

AAP slams Meenakshi Lekhi for defending BJP ministers who supported Kathua rape accused 

The AAP today criticised BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi for her comments that rival parties were "selectively" picking the rape cases in Kathua and Unnao to target the Centre.

published on : 13th April 2018

BJP's spokesperson defends ministers who joined rally against Kathua rape case probe

She claimed that they were being 'selectively' highlighted to target the BJP and said that a similar case of rape and murder of a minor girl in Assam had happened, but it never got the prominence.

published on : 13th April 2018

Cow urine helped a government law officer recover from illness: BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi

Lekhi sought to know whether the government has plans to spread ancient science related to cows and cattle using latest means.

published on : 1st August 2017