General Elections

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Saturday launched his ruling People's Action Party's manifesto for the July 10 general election, promising a slew of initiatives to focus on saving jobs, restarting the economy dented by the coronavirus pandemic and migrant workers welfare.

Addressing a press conference at the Vigyan Bhawan, here, the chief election commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora said, "Elections will be held for 543 seats of the Lok Sabha with approximately 900 million people casting the ballots, at 10 lakh polling stations across the country."

What make this episode of 'Mann ki Baat' so special is that after the horrific Pulwama attack, this is the first time PM Modi addressed the Nation and it was also the last live broadcast of this row as during March-April India will witness its Lok Sabha Elections and due to imposition of Election Code of conduct no such programs could be aired. The PM will next be able to connect to his followers via this show from May.

Jayant further said that the nation is evolving and people are changing their preferences. It's high time to inform them about the work BJP has done. It is important for people to know about the change otherwise they will make wrong choices.

The young politician also said that he and his party are not against PM Modi, they are just against the religious bigotry of the BJP and RSS.

New Delhi: Preparing for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls and Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took stock of the implementation of the various welfare schemes with Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of 15 states, who took a pledge to ensure that he comes back to power with a bigger majority in Parliament. …