Protestors in crisis-hit Sri Lanka recently stormed into the official residences of the President and Prime Minister though they had left the houses before that.
JD(U) parliamentary board chief Upendra Kushwaha raised the demand in a lengthy Facebook post, reminding Modi of his party's old ties with the BJP 'despite ideological differences'.
Tarun Chugh, in charge of BJP affairs in Telangana, said his party welcomes Rao's challenge to go for immediate elections.
Opposition parties such as the CPI(M) and the AIMIM said this was a 'violation' of the Constitution which envisages separation of power between the Executive and the Legislature.
Assembly elections are scheduled in many states like Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh, Rajashthan, Chhattisgarh, Meghalaya, Gujarat, Nagaland, Telangana and other states in 2023.
Rao, popularly known as KCR, said former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was bold enough to declare Emergency in the 1970s, whereas there is an 'undeclared emergency'' in the country under Modi's rule.
'Delivering welfare schemes, representation in party': BJP's outreach blueprint for Pasmanda Muslims
The BJP's minority morcha head Jamal Siddiqui said a majority of office-bearers in BJP's minority wing are from different sections of the Pasmanda community.
Indian mythology owes much of its success to avatars. Lord Vishnu had 10, Lord Shiva has 19, Lord Ganesha has eight, and Goddess Parvati has 10.
Gandhi's dig came over Modi's recent remarks at a large public meeting in Andhra Pradesh's Bhimavaram after he unveiled a 30-foot bronze statue of legendary freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju.
Shinde and Fadnavis are also expected to make courtesy calls on President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu.
He said nine crore free cooking gas connections have been given, 10 crore toilets have been constructed and 45 crore bank accounts have been opened in the last eight years.
For India, the former Japan PM will remain a special leader. His fondness for India and his vision for bilateral ties have been central to his vision of Indo-Pacific
The duo also met Union Home minister Amit Shah. Earlier, the newly elected speaker of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Rahul Narwekar also called on Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
At least 10 people were killed in the cloudburst Friday evening, damaging 25 tents and three community kitchens, officials said.
Congress alleged that the ruling "pseudo nationalist" BJP has no understanding of the freedom struggle and its symbols.
Former Japanese Prime Minister Abe, one of his nation's most powerful and influential figures, died after being shot during a campaign speech Friday in western Japan.
Congress decides not to attack Modi in Gujarat polls, plans to campaign against BJP's local leadership
The opposition party has also taken a decision to stick to its tradition of not projecting any chief ministerial candidate in the state.
He urged them to work for modifying higher education in such a way that coming generations can quench their thirst for knowledge, pursue their interests and get prepared to take control of the country
'Dalai Lama an honoured guest': MEA as China slams Modi for greeting Tibetan spiritual leader on birthday
China on Thursday criticised PM Narendra Modi for greeting the Dalai Lama on his birthday, saying India should stop using Tibet-related issues to interfere in China's internal affairs.
Addressing a summit here on the NEP Modi said the system should not just produce degree-holders but provide human resources needed to take the country forward.