Vel Yatra

Our Yatra has forced DMK chief MK Stalin to carry the vel: Tamil Nadu BJP

The success of Vel Yatra forced DMK chief Stalin to carry a Vel in his hand, president of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Tamil Nadu unit  Murugan said on Sunday.

published on : 25th January 2021

Vel Yatra: 135 persons booked across TN

The State police on Wednesday informed the Madras High Court that cases were registered against 135 people for the Vel Yatra, organised by the BJP State unit.

published on : 10th December 2020

Alliance with Congress is a recipe for failure: Shivraj Singh Chauhan

However, BJP cadre from Tenkasi could not make it to the final event as they were arrested by the district police at different places. 

published on : 8th December 2020

Cyclone Nivar: Tamil Nadu BJP suspends Vel Yatra

After visiting all six major temples of Lord Murugan on December 4, the Yatra will conclude in Tiruchendur on December 5, Murugan said.

published on : 25th November 2020

Declare government holiday for Thaipoosam, demands BJP

Former IPS officer and State Deputy President Annamalai said Coimbatore would be the fort of BJP in 2021 Assembly election.

published on : 23rd November 2020

BJP’s Vel Yatra continues across TN; Kushboo joins despite minor accident

A tanker lorry  brushed the side of her vehicle near Ayyanar Koil on the Chennai - Tiruchy Highroad. 

published on : 19th November 2020

TN Congress bracing up to counter BJP’s Vel Yatra with state-wide plough rally 

The party claims to have already collected 16 lakh signatures from TN farmers against the laws and plans to begin its rally on November 22 with a state-conference in Coimbatore.

published on : 18th November 2020

BJP leader Khushbu Sundar meets with car accident in Tamil Nadu's Chengalpattu, escapes unhurt

While Chengalpattu SP D Kannan visited the accident spot, the Madurantakam police have detained the truck driver for further inquiry.

published on : 18th November 2020

One procession, three leaders, three messages: How BJP is making its presence felt in Tamil Nadu

Murugan accused DMK chief MK Stalin of failing to condemn Karuppar Koottam and VCK leader Thol. Thirumavalavan for remarks that the saffron party claimed were “anti-Hindu”.

published on : 18th November 2020

Vetrivel Yatra: BJP leader L Murugan courts arrest in Tiruvannamalai

A large number of party men also were held by the police for taking out the yatra, for which, state government has already denied permission.

published on : 17th November 2020

Vel Yatra row heats up further, AIADMK asserts it won't allow bid to divide people

Ever since the Karuppar Koottam issue cropped up, there has been a war of words between the BJP and AIADMK, which has gained momentum since November 6, the day the BJP began the Vel Yatra

published on : 16th November 2020

Amid row over Vel Yatra, L Murugan meets EPS, OPS

It was a courtesy call, says BJP chief; no hurdle can stop our yatra, he tells media

published on : 13th November 2020