A local Congress leader and several others were booked for holding a rally to protest against what they claimed were harsh lockdown rules amid the coronavirus outbreak, police said.

Alleging that governors are acting as BJP agents in installing saffron party governments in states ruled by parties opposed to it, West Bengal Congress workers staged a protest demonstration in front of the Raj Bhavan here on Monday.

The Congress in Rajasthan will hold demonstrations in all district headquarters on Saturday against the BJP's "conspiracy to murder democracy", the party said.

The Congress will launch an agitation across Uttar Pradesh over the "dismal" law and order situation and issues facing the common people, the party's state unit president Ajay Kumar Lallu said Thursday.

UP journalist was shot by unidentified men in Ghaziabad near Delhi late Monday night, days after he filed a police complaint over harassment of his niece.

The political storm in Rajasthan is not going stop easily. CM Ashok Gehlot claimed conspiring to bring down the Congress government by purchasing the MLA.

After the Congress surrounded the Modi government over the Corona crisis and the China border dispute, the BJP raised questions by adding Chinese connections to the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation.