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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed public rallies in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to launch his party's campaign for the Lok Sabha 2019 elections on Thursday, March 28. The Prime Minister has addressed public rallies in Meerut, Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir. On the Congress front, Priyanka Gandhi will tour party bastion Raebareli today. Shatrughan Sinha, rebel BJP MP, is set to join the Congress in Delhi on Thursday.

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2019-03-2818:35 (IST)

BJP is taking care of people coming from PoK, claims PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that special attention is being given by our government to the refugees from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

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PM Modi addresses a rally in J&K.
2019-03-2818:32 (IST)

Pak applauds Congress's language, says PM Modi

While addressing a rally in Akhnoor, Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "The whole country is talking in one voice and the people in Congress are talking in a different voice. Do you accept this language of Congress? Of PDP? of NC? Pakistan applauds their language."

2019-03-2817:35 (IST)

Tej Pratap Yadav quits RJD party post

RJD leader and elder son of Lalu Prasad Yadav, Tej Pratap Yadav, has resigned from the party's student wing.

2019-03-2817:13 (IST)

SP leader Feroze Khan makes sexist jibe at Jaya Prada; NCW issues notice

Samajwadi Party leader Feroze Khan joins the list of politicians who make controversial comments against women candidates ahead of the upcoming polls. Recently, National Commission for Women has issued a notice to the SP chief of Sambhal district for making a sexist remark over actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada, who joined BJP on Tuesday (March 26). Feroze Khan, considered to be a close aide of Azam Khan, made derogatory remarks against Jaya Prada who is likely to contest the Lok Sabha elections 2019 against Azam Khan. Feroze Khan said that she will enthral people of Rampur with her 'ghungroos' and 'thumkas'.

2019-03-2815:53 (IST)

BJP rebel Shatrughan Sinha to join Congress on April 6

Shatrughan Sinha, BJP rebel, met Congress president Rahul Gandhi in New Delhi today. Sinha is set to join the Congress party on April 6.

2019-03-2815:05 (IST)

Congress is the cause of poverty, alleges PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the Congress party is the main cause of poverty. The party has cheated the people of India for 72 years.

2019-03-2814:58 (IST)

Will you forgive those who gave anti-national statements, asked PM Modi in Rudrapur

Addressing a rally in Uttarakhand's Rudrapur, PM Modi asked people, "Is it right to abuse our Army Chief? Will people forgive those who gave anti-national statements just to become a hero in Pakistan?"

2019-03-2814:49 (IST)

Congress destroyed Uttarakhand: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the Congress of "destroying" Uttarakhand, whereas he says BJP revived the state and brought development to every and each corner of the state. "After all the damage that Congress did, does it really deserve to be voted to power again?" he questioned the people.

2019-03-2814:45 (IST)

PM Modi addresses rally in Uttarakhand

Addressing a rally in Rudrapur, PM Modi said, "The way they are insulting the Armed Forces... this land of Uttarakhand is one way the land of brave hearts. On this land, the chowkidars of this land have come out in such large numbers to bless one chowkidar."

2019-03-2814:18 (IST)

Honesty vs dynasty in 2019 polls, says PM Modi

Launching a sharp attack on the Congress party, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that 2019 will be a fight between honest and dynast politics.

2019-03-2814:16 (IST)

Help BJP to turn Uttar Pradesh into Uttam Pradesh: PM Modi

Give us your blessing for a second term... give us your blessing to make Uttar Pradesh into Uttam Pradesh, says PM Modi.

2019-03-2813:52 (IST)

PM Modi slams SP-BSP alliance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed the SP-BSP alliance in Uttar Pradesh. "Old enemies are now friends. From '2 ladke' its now 'bua bhatija'. This just shows that for these people there is no bigger target than power," said PM Modi.

2019-03-2813:47 (IST)

Critics mixed up A-SAT with theatre sets: Modi's jibe at Congress

As the campaign for Lok Sabha elections begins, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a scathing attack at Rahul Gandhi, saying: "Yesterday, I spoke of A-SAT and they thought I am speaking of sets in a theatre. It is worrying and funny at the same time. In theatre you see sets being shifted... now you tell me, what do you think about someone who does not even know the difference between a theatre set and an A-SAT?"

2019-03-2813:39 (IST)

Your chowkidar showed courage to conduct surgical strike: PM Modi

Addressing a rally at Meerut in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said it was this chowkidar's government that had the courage to conduct surgical strikes. "The country should develop, the nation should be secure from enemies," says PM Modi.

2019-03-2813:35 (IST)

PM Modi takes jibe at Congress' NYAY scheme

Taking a swipe at the Congress' NYAY scheme, PM Narendra Modi says, "People who couldn't open bank accounts are now saying that they will directly transfer money to the poor, what will they possibily do?"

2019-03-2813:31 (IST)

LS 2019 polls is dumdaar vs daagdaar, says PM Modi

The Prime Minister said the 2019 Lok Sabha election is the fight between dumdaar BJP and daagdaar opposition.

2019-03-2813:28 (IST)

Nation has made up its mind: PM Modi

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People have gathered to hear PM Modi in Meerut.

PM Modi has begun his address at Meerut, where he is campaigning for the upcoming Lok Sabha 2019 elections. "The upcoming general elections to the Lok Sabha is a matter of the people's dreams, aspirations and expectations," he says. The Prime Minister also said that the nation has made up its mind on who to elect. He said that whoever has a doubt can look at the crowd in Meerut.

2019-03-2813:23 (IST)

Modi has taken India to new heights, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Addressing a rally in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that the Prime Minister has taken India to new heights. Adityanath was accompanied by PM Mopdi in Meerut. Meerut, is among the seven constituencies in UP that will head for voting in the first phase on April 11.

2019-03-2813:18 (IST)

PM Modi to address rallies in 3 states today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin the BJP's election campaign on Thursday. He tweeted asking the citizens to watch his rallies live.