Tuesday, Aug 4 2020 | Time 11:02 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Pak violates ceasefire in KG sector of Poonch
  • 60 new COVID-19 cases reported in Arunachal
  • Sensex regains over 200 pts
  • Major tragedy averted after SFs defuse IED on Srinagar-Baramulla highway
  • Former K'taka CM Siddaramaiah tests positive for COVID-19
  • Foundation stone for Ram temple was already laid in 1989: VHP
  • Aurangabad reports 98 fresh COVID-19 cases, 14,992 in total
  • Chinese mainland reports 36 new confirmed COVID-19 cases
  • 763 fresh COVID-19 cases, 12 fatalities in eight districts of Marathwada
  • Wanda Diamond League in Doha rescheduled for September 25
  • China's Yan sets up clash with world number one Trump at Snooker World Championship
  • Five-time Olympic diver Terauchi tests positive for COVID-19
  • Notorious criminal Vicky Chauhan shot dead by unidentified men in Nanded
  • 447 new corona positive patients detected in Kolhapur
States » East


Shivanand Tiwari welcomes Nitishs’ anti “Citizenship Amendment Bill” stand

Shivanand Tiwari welcomes Nitishs’ anti “Citizenship Amendment Bill”  stand

Patna, Dec 7 (UNI) Welcoming the stand of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Citizenship Amendment Bill who announced to oppose it, Senior RJD leader Shivanand Tiwari said that Mr Kumar is expected not to repeat his symbolic opposition on this issue as he had done earlier in case of article 370 and triple talaq.

Suspecting the modalities of anti stand of Nitish Kumar over Citizenship Amendment Bill, Mr Tiwari said here today that Mr Kumar had only symbolically adopted stand anti to the abolition of article 370 from Indian Constitution. He said that the MPs of Nitish Kumars’ party Janata Dal (U) had indirectly assisted the BJP by walking out of the Parliament at the time of voting on the issue.

Shivanand Tiwari said that Citizenship Amendment Bill was against the spirit of Indian Constitution and the people of North-East where in mood of resentment against Modi government on this issue.

The RJD leader said that in such situation when the neighbouring countries were not recognising the borders of the country, it is the primary responsibility of the government not to initiate steps triggering dissatisfaction among the citizens residing in the bordering areas. Terming Modi government as a big failure, Mr Tiwari said on one hand Modi government has triggered dissatisfaction and anger among the people of Jammu and Kashmir by abolishing article 370 while on the other it is again hell-bent to destabilize the North-East bordering areas of the country through the Citizenship Amendment Bill.

He said that actions of Modi government was raising fingers on his feelings of patriotism. He alleged that influenced with the hatred feelings towards a particular community, the BJP was not able to visualise the interest of the nation and where taking anti constitutional steps which may harm the Countrys’ Sovereignty.



UNI RS AKM


More News

60 new COVID-19 cases reported in Arunachal

04 Aug 2020 | 10:57 AM

Itanagar, Aug 4 (UNI) Sixty more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, taking the state's tally to 1,758.

see more..

IndiGo repatriates 212 Indians citizens from Russia

04 Aug 2020 | 10:49 AM

National, Aug 04 (UNI) In continuation with its commitment to supporting the repatriation efforts, IndiGo operated a special charter flight from Russia to bring back stranded Indian citizens.

see more..
Tripura CM tests Covid negative but wife and daughter found positive

Tripura CM tests Covid negative but wife and daughter found positive

04 Aug 2020 | 10:12 AM

Agartala, Aug 4 (UNI) While Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb is diagnosed Covid-19 negative, two of his family members were tested Covid-19 positive last night, Deb disclosed in an early morning social media post.

see more..

Bihar: 2297 new cases, COVID 19 tally reaches 59567

04 Aug 2020 | 12:00 AM

Patna, Aug 3 (UNI) With detection of 2297 new coronavirus positive cases the tally of infected increased to 59567 in Bihar on Monday.

see more..
COVID-19: 618 new cases, Jharkhand's tally reaches 13,500

COVID-19: 618 new cases, Jharkhand's tally reaches 13,500

03 Aug 2020 | 11:54 PM

Ranchi, Aug 3 (UNI) As many as 618 new cases were reported on Monday taking the tally of infected to 13,500.

see more..
image