Tuesday, May 21 2019 | Time 10:55 Hrs(IST)
  • Gujarat Board releases class 10th results, girls outshine boys
  • PM pays tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on his 28th death anniversary
  • Ansari, Gandhi family remember Rajiv Gandhi on 28th death anniversary
  • Huawei founder says 'American Politicians' underestimate company's power
  • At least ten people killed in shootings across Mexico : Reports
  • US delays Huawei trade ban for 90 days
  • Don't get disheartened by exit polls, we are confident that our efforts will bear fruit: Priyanka
  • Niki Lauda, three-time F1 world champion, dies at 70
  • Trump says 'no indication' of Iranian attack against US
  • Maradona to undergo shoulder surgery
  • England shocks Denmark 3-2, Japan edges Russia at Sudirman Cup
  • US marine corps jet crashes in North Carolina
  • China, Tajikistan should work together to build community of shared future for mankind: Chinese FM
  • Trump says ‘no indication’ Iran preparing actions against US
  • US lawmakers urge Trump to fully implement CAATSA sanctions on Russia, Iran
States » North » DIE

Is he a 'chowkidar' or 'shehenshah' from Delhi: Priyanka's jibe at Modi

New Delhi, Apr 23 (UNI) Taking a jibe at Prme Minister Narendra Modi on drinking water being poured on the streets of Banda despite severe drought in the Bundelkhand region, congress leader and AICC General secretary incharge for Uttar Pradesh east Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday asked whether he is a "chowkidar" or a "shehenshah" from Delhi.
In a post on social media, Priyanka, referring to arrangements to welcome the PM in Banda in Uttar Pradesh, where he is scheduled to address an election rally later this week, said, ''when the entire Bundelkhand, the men and women living there, the school children , crops and all living beings, are facing severe drought, drinking water from tankers is being poured on the streets of Banda to welcome our Prime Minister. Is he the chowkidar or a shehenshah arriving from Delhi.''
Priyanka Gandhi also posted a video of water being poured on the street from a tanker.
Banda goes to the polls in the fifth phase on May 6.
UNI AR PS 2341
More News

Indore homicide: Shivraj announces 5 lakh for kin

21 May 2019 | 12:41 AM

Indore, MP, May 20 (UNI) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Vice President and erstwhile Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday met injured members of the family of Nemichand Tanwar – who was murdered here on Sunday – and announced assistance of Rs 5 lakh from the party’s state unit.

see more..

Indore homicide makes MP’s political temp rise

21 May 2019 | 12:20 AM

Bhopal, May 20 (UNI) The Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee alleged on Monday that the “issueless” Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was playing politics by lending colour to the homicide perpetrated on Sunday in the state’s commercial capital Indore.

see more..
Key Cong confab in MP capital

Key Cong confab in MP capital

20 May 2019 | 11:24 PM

Bhopal, May 20 (UNI) A crucial meeting of Congress general election candidates is scheduled to commence at 1100 hrs on Tuesday at the party’s Madhya Pradesh state office in the presence of Chief Minister and Congress state President Kamal Nath, party sources said.

see more..

BJP backer slain in MP

20 May 2019 | 11:10 PM

Chhatarpur, MP, May 20 (UNI) A person associated with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was gunned down on Monday outside his dwelling in this district headquarters, law enforcement authorities said.

see more..

EC orders re-poll at one polling booth in Punjab, to be held on May 22

20 May 2019 | 8:12 PM

Chandigarh, May 20 (UNI) The Election Commission of India on Monday ordered re-poll at one polling booth of the Amritsar parliamentary constituency, to be held on May 22.

see more..