Amit Shah launches ‘Tree Plantation Drive-2020’ | India News

NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Amit Shah launched the ‘Tree Plantation Drive-2020‘, organised by the Ministry of Coal, here on Thursday. Speaking on the occasion, the Home Minister said that under the drive trees will be planted on 6,000 acres of land in 38 districts across ten states. “Today, trees will be planted on 600-acre land at 150 places. 5 lakh plants will be distributed,” he said. Launching ‘Tree Plantation Drive-2020’ organised by @CoalMinistry. https://t.co/RobTytKio1 — Amit Shah (@AmitShah) 1595485682000 “In the blind race of development, we forget the mantra…

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Chandrashekhar Azad Will Have to Toil if he Wishes to Wrest Mayawati’s Place in Indian Politics

Bhim Army chief Chandrasekhar Azad. The Bhim Army chief has derived his political strategy from the same model that Kanshi Ram developed during the initial phase of the Bahujan movement in Uttar Pradesh. CNN-News18 Last Updated: March 17, 2020, 11:05 PM IST Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad formed a new political organisation, Azad Samaj Party (ASP), on the birth anniversary of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) founder Kanshi Ram. There were two purposes behind the move, Azad said. Firstly, creating political conditions for the complete implementation of the Indian…

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Bhim Army President announces new political party ‘Azad Samaj Party’ | India News

Noida: Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad on Sunday (March 15, 2020) officially announced his new political party. The party will be known as the ‘Azad Samaj Party’ and will make the Uttar Pradesh 2022 Assembly elections interesting as the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress, Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will fight to form their government. As many as 98 leaders of the SP, BSP, Congress and Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) joined the newly launched party. Azad took to Twitter and said Sir Kanshi Ram your mission…

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‘Police, not anti-CAA protesters at Shaheen Bagh, responsible for inconvenience to commuters’ | Delhi News

NEW DELHI: Former Chief Information Commissioner Wajahat Habibullah has told the Supreme Court the protest at Shaheen Bagh here against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) was peaceful and inconvenience being caused to commuters was due to barricades “unnecessarily” put by police on roads far away from the site. The same stand has been taken by social activist Syed Bahadur Abbas Naqvi and Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Azad in their joint affidavit filed in the apex court in the matter. Habibullah, Azad and Naqvi have jointly filed an intervention application…

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Chandrashekhar Azad Dares Bhagwat to Contest Polls & Test Actual Support for RSS’ ‘Manuvadi’ Agenda

Nagpur: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad on Saturday asked RSS sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat to contest direct elections to test the actual public support for the “Manuvadi” agenda of the Sangh. Addressing a meeting of Bhim Army workers at the Reshimbaug Ground here, located close to the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) headquarters, Azad demanded ban on the Sangh to end “Manuvad”. “I want to give a suggestion to the RSS chief…Take out the veil of lies and come to the field. It is democracy.. contest direct elections with your agenda, and…

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Bhim Army’s Chandrashekhar Azad Denied Police Permission for Rally in Mumbai on Feb 21

Citing law and order situation, the police denied permission since Azad was expected to lead a protest march against the CAA and other issues. PTI Updated:February 18, 2020, 9:45 PM IST File photo of Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad. Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Tuesday denied permission to Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad to hold a rally in South Mumbai’s Azad Maidan on Febuary 21, an official said. The police cited law and order to deny permission to Azad who was expected to lead the rally and speak on…

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SC appoints mediators to get Shaheen protesters off road | India News

NEW DELHI: Disapproving the continuing blockade at Shaheen Bagh and expressing the hope that good sense would prevail over anti-CAA agitators leading them to vacate the road and shift their protest to an alternative site, the Supreme Court on Monday asked senior advocates Sanjay Hegde, Sadhana Ramachandran and former chief information commissioner Wajahat Habibullah to hold consultations with the agitators. Though a bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and KM Joseph held organising protests is good for democracy and people have a fundamental right to dissent against the Citizenship Amendment…

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Bhim Army Chief Arrives in Delhi After Hyderabad Police Sends Him Back

New Delhi: Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Aazad arrived in Delhi on Monday morning after he was put on a flight by police in Hyderabad, where he was detained while on his way to take part in an anti-CAA and anti-NRC event. Promising to be “back soon”, the Dalit leader said on Twitter early on Monday that Bahujan society would never forget the insult. Aazad, who landed in Delhi shortly after 9 am, said police had denied demonstrators the right to protest and alleged that they had been…

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Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad detained ahead of anti-CAA meet in Hyderabad | India News

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad was detained in Hyderabad on Sunday (January 26) hours before he was scheduled to participate in a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and proposed nationwide National Register of Citizens (NRC). “Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad has been arrested by Hyderabad police,” a tweet on Azad’s official Twitter handle said. भीम आर्मी प्रमुख चन्द्रशेखर आज़ाद जी को हैदराबाद पुलिस ने गिरफ्तार कर लिया है। — Chandra Shekhar Aazad (@BhimArmyChief) January 26, 2020 Hyderabad Police said in a statement that Azad has been detained ahead…

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In Hyderabad for Anti-CAA Protest, Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad Arrested: Official Tweet

TISS students’ union members had organised a protest programme against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Population Register (NPR) and National Register of Citizens (NPC) on the occasion of Republic Day. Bhim Army Chief Chandrasekhar Azad at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi. (File photo: PTI) Hyderabad: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad, who was in Hyderabad to address a gathering at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), was on Sunday arrested. “Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad has been arrested by Hyderabad police,” a tweet on the leader’s official Twitter handle read. …

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