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Droupadi Murmu seeks backing of JMM for Presidential race

The ruling JMM in Jharkhand on Monday laid out the red carpet for NDAs presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu, a move that marks an embarrassment for the oppositions joint candidate Yashwant Sinha. Sinhas name was proposed by Mamata. Odisha CM Naveen Patnak was first from among the non-NDA block to pledge support to Murmu, who hails from the state.

The Times of India 5 Jul 2022 2:12 am

Yashwant Sinha to visit Assam; Ajmal may support BJPs Murmu

Guwahati: Yashwant Sinha, who is the joint Opposition candidate for the upcoming Presidential election, is likely to visit Assam from July 9-11, Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) chief Bhupen Borah said on Monday. The Congress has already decided to vote for Yashwant Sinha and our party workers will accompany him during his visit to the Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News , Technology , Entertainment , Sports , Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels. You can also download our app for Android and iOS .

The Siasat Daily 4 Jul 2022 10:06 pm

BJP Leader's Jibe At Yashwant Sinha Over Rubberstamp Rashtrapati Comments

BJP national General Secretary C T Ravi on Monday hit back at Presidential polls candidate Yashwant Sinha for his ubber stamp Rashtrapati comments.

NDTV 4 Jul 2022 9:28 pm

'Nasty mindset': BJP slams Yashwant Sinha over rubber stamp Rashtrapati remark

New Delhi, July 04: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday hit back at joint opposition candidate for Presidential polls Yashwant Sinha for his ''rubber stamp Rashtrapati'' ramraks. BJP national General Secretary C T Ravi said a feeling that an Adivasi woman

Oneindia 4 Jul 2022 3:41 pm

BJP slams Yashwant Sinha, says his appeal to Murmu depicts 'nasty mindset'

Murmu will be visiting Karnataka on July 10 to seek votes, Ravi said, as he also stated that based on the current numbers, her victory is certain in the July 18 presidential polls.

The New Indian Express 4 Jul 2022 3:41 pm

Presidential poll: NDA candidate Draupadi Murmu to visit Ranchi today to seek support for her candidature

Presidential election: NDA's presidential candidate, Draupadi Murmu, and joint opposition nominee Yashwant Sinha are the only two contesting candidates for election to the office of the President after the last date for the withdrawal of candidature ended on Saturday.

Zee News 4 Jul 2022 9:25 am

I will ensurerepeal of sedition law: Opposition presidential candidateYashwant Sinha

The veteran leader, who took four more oaths, requested his opponent Droupadi Murmu, candidate of the BJP-led NDA alliance, to make a similar announcement.

The New Indian Express 4 Jul 2022 5:38 am

Rallies, road blockades & black balloons: Modis presence met with protests in Hyd

Politics Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Hyderabad for two days as part of the BJPs national executive meeting, where several crucial resolutions have been taken by the party. Charan Teja MRPS activists stage a protest at Hitex Demanding that Prime Minister Narendra Modi keep the promise he made during the 2014 elections to initiate steps for classification of Scheduled Castes (SC) in the state, the Madiga Reservation Porata Samithi (MRPS) took out a rally at Indira Park in Hyderabad on Sunday, July 3. The protesters also attempted to stage a sadak bandh (road blockade) protest at Hitex, where the BJPs national executive meeting was underway in the presence of Modi and other national-level party leaders. Several MRPS activists were detained in the wake of the protest. MRPS founder president Manda Krishna Madiga had said on Friday that such a protest would be staged, if the Union government failed to initiate steps for classification of SCs in the state before the BJPs mega meet. MRPS activists get detained amid protests in Hyderabad Modi has arrived in Telangana for two days as part of the BJPs national executive meeting, where several crucial resolutions have been taken by the party. While the presence of Modi and other top leaders has boosted the political morale of BJPs state leadership and cadre, it has been met with taunts and criticism from Opposition parties including the TRS and Congress. Workers of the Congress party also held a march from Gandhi Bhavan to the BJP office on Sunday, releasing black balloons into the air and raising slogans against the PM. In the afternoon, hours ahead of Modi's scheduled address at the Parade Ground of Secunderabad amid tight security, Congress workers tried to stage a protest march to the Telangana BJP office over Modi's alleged anti-Telangana remarks. The protesters, however, were stopped on their way. Amid police resistance, the party leaders, led by Chairman of Fishermen Congress of Telangana Mettu Sai Kumar, released black balloons into the air. Videos of the protest showed Congressmen shouting Modi Down Down and Modi Go Back among other slogans while releasing the balloons. Alleging that the PM has mocked the formation of Telangana state on the floor of Parliament, Sai Kumar demanded that Modi should seek apology from the four crore people in Telangana. The shameless BJP leaders in Telangana are praising him now. But when Telangana was fighting to receive the status of a separate state under the Constitution, BJP had not even played a minor role in that struggle, he said. Earlier, Modi had reportedly said that the Telangana state was created without holding any discussion, at a time when the Parliament doors were closed. For a while now, the TRS and the BJP have been engaging in turf wars to occupy public spaces to showcase their strength in the form of advertisements hoardings, with the latter alleging that TRS has occupied all metro and public spaces in a bid to invisibilise their event. Several posters and flex boards parodying Money Heist, a popular Netflix series, to mock Modi had mushroomed in public places. The boards were purportedly installed by the TRS cadre. Whats happening in Hyderabad? Looks like #ModiHeist much bigger than #MoneyHeist#Hyderabad pic.twitter.com/9bPg2aIctC YSR (@ysathishreddy) July 2, 2022 The bizarre flexes drew ire from BJP functionaries, who slammed the TRS for hitting a low. However, the TRS has justified its actions with the claim that it was running a mass rally in support of presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha. It also alleged that the meme and poster wars were first started by the BJP. Watch: How ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan was exonerated in the ISRO spy case

The News Minute 3 Jul 2022 6:38 pm

Yashwant Sinha dares Droupadi Murmu to take pledge to protect Constitution

Mr. Sinha accused the ruling BJP in Karnataka of attempting to communalise the minds of the young generation through introduction of coloured curriculum

The Hindu 3 Jul 2022 6:31 pm

GHMC levies fine on BJP, TRS for unauthorised banners in Hyderabad

In a bid to dominate, both the rival parties had put up banners across the city. The BJP highlighted its campaign on the party's National Executive Committee meeting held here while TRS propagated its support to joint candidate of Opposition parties for presidential elections Yashwant Sinha.

The Economic Times 3 Jul 2022 6:31 pm

Fully endorse CJIs affirmation on constitution allegiance: Sinha

Fully endorse CJIs affirmation on constitution allegiance: Sinha Bengaluru: Oppositions Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha, who arrived in Bengaluru on Sunday as part of his poll campaign, said that he was very happy to see in the newspapers a statement by Chief Justice of India, N.V. Ramana, that the Judiciary is answerable to the Constitution and [] The post Fully endorse CJIs affirmation on constitution allegiance: Sinha appeared first on Mangalorean.com .

Mangalorean 3 Jul 2022 4:53 pm

Yashwant Sinha urges Droupadi Murmu to affirm she won't be \rubber stamp Rashtrapati\

Bengaluru, July 3: Urging his rival, BJP-led NDA's candidate for presidential polls, Droupadi Murmu to make an affirmation that she will not be a ubber stamp Rashtrapati, Yashwant Sinha, the joint candidate of opposition parties on Sunday expressed concerns about accusations

Oneindia 3 Jul 2022 4:50 pm

BJP govt in Karnataka trying to communalise school curriculum: Yashwant Sinha - The Indian Express

BJP govt in Karnataka trying to communalise school curriculum: Yashwant Sinha The Indian Express

Google News 3 Jul 2022 4:30 pm

Opposition presidential candidate Sinha dares ruling candidate to take pledge to protect constitution

Yashwant Sinha accused the ruling BJP in Karnataka of attempting to communalise the minds of the young generation through introduction of coloured curriculum

The Hindu 3 Jul 2022 4:26 pm

'Don't be a rubber stamp Rashtrapati': Yashwant Sinha urges rival Droupadi Murmu

The former Union Minister also accused the central government of misusing agencies like ED, CBI, Income Tax to fix political opponents.

The New Indian Express 3 Jul 2022 3:40 pm

Congress rejects report claiming Rahul Gandhi sought AIADMK's support for Yashwant Sinha

This is wholly bogus and totally false. No such phone call was made. The DMK-Congress alliance is firm and steadfast enough to withstand such crude and mischievous efforts to sow confusion and weaken it, Ramesh said in a statement.

The Economic Times 3 Jul 2022 12:35 pm

2 Hyderabad metro stations to be temporarily closed for PM Modis Parade Ground meet

Public Transport Hyderabad Police Commissioner CV Anand said over 3,000 police personnel will be deployed for the BJP's public meeting at Parade Ground in Secunderabad. TNM Staff Image for representation/PTI In view of Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a public meeting organised by the BJP at Parade Ground in Secunderabad on July 3, Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited (HMRL) has announced that the metro stations of Paradise, Parade Ground and JBS will be closed between 5.30 pm and 8 pm. Trains will not halt at these stations during this time, owing to security concerns expressed by authorities, HMRL announced. Corridor 2 trains along the JBS-MGBS route will only run between Secunderabad West and MGBS during this time. However, there will be no change in train movement and station stoppages in Corridor 1, on the Miyapur-LB Nagar route, HMRL said. The public meeting is titled 'Vijay Sankalpa Sabha', and comes on the heels of the party's National Executive Committee meeting in Hyderabad. It is being speculated that PM Modi may sound the poll bugle at the public meeting for the 2023 Assembly polls in Telangana to prepare the BJP cadre for the electoral contest. Modi, who landed in Hyderabad on Saturday, July 2, to attend the BJP's two-day National Executive Committee meeting, will address the rally on Sunday evening. During his last visit to the city on May 26, Modi, indirectly referring to the TRS party, lashed out at family politics saying 'parivaarvadi' is democracy's greatest enemy. He had expressed confidence that the BJP would storm to power in the state in the next Assembly elections. According to political pundits, Modi is expected to continue his tirade against Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao and the ruling TRS. Rao, popularly known as KCR, on Saturday in a party meeting in support of opposition parties' presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha slammed Modi and demanded that the PM should answer questions being raised by people in his public meeting on Sunday. Hyderabad Police Commissioner CV Anand, who oversaw the arrangement of the meeting, on Friday said over 3,000 police personnel including Special Police, Greyhounds and Octopus, will be deployed for the meeting. He also said officials of the Secunderabad Cantonment Board and the Hyderabad civic body have made arrangements for parking of vehicles that ferry public for the meeting. With PTI inputs Dear Metro passengers, The below Metro Stations will be closed between 5:30 PM & 8 PM today(Sunday), in view of the security concerns around our Honourable Prime Ministers public meeting at Parade Grounds. We regret the inconvenience @md_hmrl @hmrgov #ImportantAnnouncement pic.twitter.com/Wo62sQakpq L&T Hyderabad Metro Rail (@ltmhyd) July 3, 2022

The News Minute 3 Jul 2022 12:34 pm

Telangana model steeped in corruption: BJP lashes out at CM KCR

Politics CM KCR had accused the BJP of practising autocratic politics and said it was intent on breaking governments. Balakrishna Ganeshan PM Modi & BJP National President JP Nadda at BJP national executive meeting in Hyderabad/PTI Sharply reacting to the TRS's criticism which had termed the national executive meeting of the BJP taking place in Hyderabad as a circus, Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani on Saturday, July 2 said that politics could be a circus for the TRS but not for BJP. For us, it's a medium for social emancipation and nation building, she said. A day earlier, Telangana Minister and TRS working president KT Rama Rao had remarked that the BJP national leaders who are attending the executive meeting in the state that will go to polls next year were political tourists. Undermining their meeting, KTRasked the BJP leaders to have Hyderabad biryani and Irani chai, and leave the state. Union Minister Irani also slammed Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for violating protocol by not receiving Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he arrived in Hyderabad. She claimed that the CM has not insulted an individual but an institution. KCR ji not only disrupted what has been constitutionally a federal protocol; it reflects on his personality, she said. The TRS had hit back at the BJP saying that it was not protocol for a Chief Minister to receive the Prime Minister who is participating in a political meeting. CM KCR, while endorsing the candidature of Yashwant Sinha for President, accused the BJP of practising autocratic politics and said it was intent on breaking governments, referring to the recent political crisis in Maharashtra. Responding to KCRs remarks, Irani claimed that it was KCR who was practising autocracy and has been violating the protocol. Taking a dig at the Telangana model of development, she said that the states development is steeped in corruption. Earlier in the day, during an interaction with the media, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur slammed the Telangana government, alleging that the law and order in the state was deteriorating. Minor girls are being raped and political bigwigs are involved in these crimes. For the IT industry to grow, maintaining law and order is a necessity. It is their responsibility to stop this, he said. Further criticising the growth claims of the state government under the TRS, he said that Telangana has a debt of Rs 2.50 lakh crore. Alleging misappropriation of funds from the Union government, Thakur alleged that KCR's family mismanaged funds worth Rs 87,000 crore disbursed towards irrigation projects. They may be able to hide behind it, but the people know the reality. The Chief Minister is accountable to the people. But he sits in his farmhouse and has no answers, he said. Talking about the upcoming Assembly elections in the state, he said that the primary contest in Telangana would be between the BJP and TRS. BJP Telangana unit president Bandi Sanjay Kumar claimed that the people of the state are fed up with the misrule of the TRS government and are looking for a change. He alleged that CM KCR is unning away whenever Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the state. You (KCR) have increased power bills, bus charges, property tax and all. People are fed up with your misrule. That's why they are looking for a change. We will put an end to your 'naya Nizam' rule, Bandi Sanjay told reporters. With PTI inputs

The News Minute 3 Jul 2022 10:24 am

Prez poll unites most of Oppn, but it doesn't help Yashwant Sinha

The candidature of Yashwant Sinha for the Presidential poll has more or less united the opposition but the balance is tilting towards NDA candidate Draupadi Murmu

Business Standard 3 Jul 2022 9:24 am

Yashwant Sinha to seek votes from Congress leaders

Sinha has the backing of Rao, who gave the former a rousing welcome in Hyderabad on Saturday.

The New Indian Express 3 Jul 2022 6:00 am

Arrival of Yashwant exposes cracks in Congress

Keeping aside the party line, former TPCC president V Hanumantha Rao welcomed Yashwant Sinha at the Begumpet airport. The move didnt go down well with Revanth Reddy.

The New Indian Express 3 Jul 2022 5:41 am

T'gana CM KCR seeks conscience vote for Yashwant Sinha

Telangana CM and TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao has urged all MPs and MLAs across the country to vote as per their conscience and in favour of joint opposition parties' presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha. Addressing the TRS MPs and MLAs , the chief minister urged them to compare Sinha and NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu and cast their precious vote. KCR hoped Sinha will win the presidential election.

The Times of India 3 Jul 2022 4:17 am

KCR appeals for Sinha as President

'India needs a leader like K. Chandrashekar Rao to fight PM Modi's dictatorial policies,' said Yashwant Sinha

Deccan Chronicle 2 Jul 2022 11:58 pm

KCR for unity among non-BJP parties in Prez poll

AMN / WEB DESK TRS president and Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao will pitch for unity among all non-BJP parties in the country in the Presidential election to give a tough fight to the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA). The TRS has supported Joint Opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha for the Presidential elections. Sinha will arrive Continue reading KCR for unity among non-BJP parties in Prez poll

The Indian Awaaz 2 Jul 2022 10:48 pm

Our fight will continue beyond Presidential poll: Yashwant Sinha

Our fight will continue beyond Presidential poll: Yashwant Sinha Hyderabad: Stating that the Presidential election is a fight between two ideologies, joint opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha on Saturday vowed to carry on the fight to save the country from destruction, irrespective of the poll result. This is the fight for democracy, to save the [] The post Our fight will continue beyond Presidential poll: Yashwant Sinha appeared first on Mangalorean.com .

Mangalorean 2 Jul 2022 9:50 pm

KCR urges MPs, voters to vote for Yashwant Sinha

Telangana chief minister and TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao has urged all MPs and voters in the presidential elections in the country to vote in favour of joint opposition parties presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha according to their conscience.

The Times of India 2 Jul 2022 9:40 pm

Telangana CM KCR appeals to all parliamentarians to elect Yashwant Sinha as President

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on July 02 appealed all the parliamentarians to elect Yashwant Sinha as the President. While addressing a meeting organised by TRS in support of Yashwant Sinha, KCR said, We are lucky to have selected a good leader Yashwant Sinha for Presidential post. We have welcomed him warmly in Hyderabad. I appeal to all Parliamentarians to compare both candidates and elect Sinha Ji. We need to bring in a qualitative change in Indian politics.

The Times of India 2 Jul 2022 8:26 pm

Presidential poll: Only Droupadi Murmu, Yashwant Sinha left in fray after last date of withdrawal

Rajya Sabha secretary general PC Mody, who is also the Returning Officer for the July 18 polls, said 115 nomination papers by 94 individuals were received till June 29, of which 107 were rejected for not meeting the required criteria. The nomination papers of Murmu and Sinha, four sets each, were found to fulfil all the requirements of a valid nomination and were accepted, he said.

The Times of India 2 Jul 2022 8:20 pm

Presidential poll 2022: Only Draupadi Murmu, Yashwant Sinha left in fray after last date of withdrawal

The Rajya Sabha Secretariat said in a statement that the voting will take place between 10 AM and 5 PM in Room Number 63 of the Parliament House, and in notified rooms in state assemblies.

The Economic Times 2 Jul 2022 8:20 pm

PM Meets Him With Dignity, But...: Smriti Irani Slams KCR

Telangana Chief Minister did not receive PM Modi but welcomed Yashwant Sinha just hours before that at the airport

NDTV 2 Jul 2022 7:51 pm

Telangana: Misuse of power unprecedented under BJPs rule, says Yashwant Sinha

I am not against Modi, but the ideology being pursued by him

The Hindu 2 Jul 2022 7:12 pm

KCR Insulted the Institution, Says Smriti Irani as Telangana CM Hosts Yashwant Sinha on Day of PM's Visit

Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani also hit back at TRS working president KT Rama Rao for calling the BJPs ongoing National Executive meet in Hyderabad a circus

News18 2 Jul 2022 7:08 pm

AIADMK to support Murmu, chides DMK for not backing tribal candidate

Politics At an event in Chennai on Saturday, July 2, EPS and other AIADMK leaders welcomed Murmu and announced the partys support for her. TNM Staff Despite boasting about social justice, Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin failed to support tribal presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu said AIADMK Co-coordinator Edappadi Palaniswamy (EPS) while he said AIADMK wholeheartedly will support Murmu in the upcoming presidential elections. On July 2, Saturday, AIADMK leader and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami announced the partys support for the BJPs Presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu, who is visiting Tamil Nadu and Puducherry to garner political leaders support. EPS also criticised the incumbent CM, MK Stalin, for not supporting a tribal candidate while the DMK preaches about social justice. At an event in the Taj Hotel in Nungambakkam, Chennai on Saturday, July 2, EPS welcomed Murmu with a bouquet and a shawl, while EPS's rival and AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam (OPS) was also in the hotel but stayed in a room while EPS took the stage. Minister of State for Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries of India, L Murugan, BJP Tamil Nadu state president Annamalai, MLA Vanathi Sreenivasan were also present on the stage with EPS. After EPS, OPS also extended his support to Murmu. In the Indian Presidential election, at the behest of AIADMK, I support Draupadi Murmu, the Presidential candidate of the National Democratic Alliance, he told reporters. When he asked about EPS camp's claim about the removal of the post of the AIADMK Party Coordinator, OPS said by the party's bye-laws, that he is still the coordinator of the party. After the AIADMKs General Council meeting in Vanagaram, Chennai, on June 23, this is the first event where OPS and EPS have both participated. In the Vanagaram meeting, AIADMK General Council members demanded a single leadership for the party and demanded that a date be set aside to discuss unitary leadership. This demand made OPS leave the council meeting. The next council meeting will take place on July 11. Draupadi Murmu is a tribal leader from Odisha and held the office of Jharkhand governor from 2015 to 2021. On June 21, the NDA announced her as its Presidential candidate for the election upcoming on July 18. If she is elected, she will be the second woman President and the first tribal President of India. The opposition had announced former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha as its joint candidate for the Presidents post.

The News Minute 2 Jul 2022 6:55 pm

CM KCR does not turn up again to welcome PM Modi, BJP livid

Politics The CM along with his cabinet ministers went to the Begumpet airport just a few hours before the PM's arrival to receive Yashwant Sinha. TNM Staff The BJP is once again livid with Telangana Chief Minister (CM) Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR). The CM once again skipped receiving Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Hyderabad airport, the third time this year. The PM arrived in Hyderabad to attend the BJP's National Executive meeting, and KCR was conspicuous by his absence. Interestingly, the CM along with his cabinet ministers and a massive crowd of followers went to the Begumpet airport just a few hours before the PM's arrival to receive Yashwant Sinha, the opposition's Presidential candidate. BJP state chief spokesperson Krishnasaagar Rao termed the CM's decision to snap the convention of greeting the PM on his arrival as a defense mechanism. He said, CM KCR is looking like a rattled man, this is the third time he has skipped to follow the convention and protocol. He should give an explanation to the people. He also took dig at the CM KCR saying that mere violation of protocol doesn't solve if he has any political problems. KCR also addressed a crowd in Hindi in a bid to appeal to the wider audience, soon after a bike rally that snaked through the Begumpet and Necklace road till the Peoples' Plaza in support of Yashwant Sinha. At the public meeting with Yashwant Sinha, KCR launched a scathing attack on the PM and said, You have made several promises before winning, we want to know if even one of them was fulfilled. He also accused the PM of failing the country's different fields while stating that farmers, unemployed persons and even employed people are not happy under the BJP rule. This is the third time this year that KCR has avoided greeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The previous instance was on May 26, 2022 when the PM landed in Hyderabad to attend the celebration of the completion of 20 years of Indian School of Business (ISB) Hyderabad. On that day, KCR went to Bengaluru as part of national tour meeting various party leaders. He met former Prime Minister and Janata Dal (S) leader HD Deve Gowda. The BJP had then accused KCR of wantedly orchestrating the meeting on that particular day with the intention of avoiding the Prime Minister. KCR had not received Modi on his arrival in Hyderabad on February 5, 2022 and also skipped the two programmes attended by the Prime Minister. During the day-long visit, the Prime Minister unveiled the statue of saint Ramanujacharya and inaugurated the 50th anniversary celebrations of ICRISAT. After the BJP questioned this, KCR's office had said that the CM did not receive the PM as a couple of his family members had COVID-19-like symptoms.

The News Minute 2 Jul 2022 6:38 pm

'India going through its worst': KCR slams PM Modi amid national executive meet

Poltics Political tensions have heightened in Hyderabad as the city hosts top-ranking BJP officials including PM Modi, as well as opposition Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha. TNM Staff Even as the BJP began its biggest national executive meet in 18 years in Hyderabad on Saturday, July 2, the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi led by Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) hosted opposition Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha, who was in Hyderabad to campaign. Sinha was received by CM KCR and IT Minister K Taraka Ramarao (KTR) along with several other TRS leaders at Begumpet airport. The leaders were escorted into the city with a massive bike rally from the Begumpet airport to People's Plaza at Necklace Road, where KCR addressed the gathering in Hindi, in a bid to appeal to a national audience. TRS has expressed its support to Sinha, who is supported by opposition parties including the Congress, with whom the TRS wants to maintain an equal distance. In his speech on Saturday, KCR seems to have used the event meant to support Yashwanth Sinha, to attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi who also reached Hyderabad on Saturday and the BJP. This was the third consecutive time that CM KCR did not receive the Prime Minister during his visits to the city. KCR came down heavily on PM Modi and accused him of failing the country in various fields. KCR alleged that the PMs promises like demonetisation have been failures, adding that black money in the country has increased since then. You have made several promises before winning, we want to know if even one of them was fulfilled, KCR said. Referring to the recent allegations that the PM pressured Gotabaya Rajapaksa to sign a power project over to the Adani group, KCR accused PM Modi of bringing a bad name to India, adding that PM Modi acted as a salesman rather than a Prime Minister. Further, he said that during the agitations against the three contentious farm laws in 2021, KCR said that the protesting farmers were labelled as terrorists and traitors by the ruling BJP. The massive bike rally from begumpet airport to Necklace Road Ahead of the national executive meet in Hyderabad, a few BJP leaders including Tamil Nadu party chief and Telangana MP K Laxman warned of a Maharashtra-like political scenario in Telangana. In his speech, KCR said, So far, you (BJP) have collapsed nine governments, this is on your record. Where are we heading to? India is going through its worst in every way, and accused PM Modi of harassing his critics and misusing constitutional bodies. The occurrence of two major political events in Telangana has increased tensions between the two parties in Hyderabad. The TRS and BJP have begun engaging in turf wars and occupy public spaces in Hyderabad. Read more about it here: From TRS doom clock to Money Heist meme mocking PM, party turf wars heat up Telangana

The News Minute 2 Jul 2022 5:42 pm

Hyderabad: After saffron hue, TRS turns city pink for prez polls

Hyderabad: Days after posters and flags of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) turned the city saffron, the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) in turn painted Hyderabad pink with its own flags. The ruling TRS put up hoardings and posters of chief minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) and the opposition presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha in parts Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News , Technology , Entertainment , Sports , Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels. You can also download our app for Android and iOS .

The Siasat Daily 2 Jul 2022 5:41 pm

jul02v35 - Hyderabad CM KCR receives Opposition Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha at Begumpet Airport

Hyderabad July 02 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on July 02 received Opposition Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha at Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad. KCR will participate in a party meeting organised by TRS in support of Yashwant Sinha.

The Times of India 2 Jul 2022 5:26 pm

Presidential polls: Draupadi Murmu meets NDA constituents in Puducherry, seeks support

Murmu and Opposition's joint candidate Yashwant Sinha are facing off in the July 18 Presidential polls.

Financial Express 2 Jul 2022 4:10 pm

Will fight against BJP with KCR: Yashwant Sinha in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: The oppositions presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha said that he appreciated Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Raos (KCR) support, and will fight against BJP together with him. The presidential elections this time around are special. I read an article by Nobel prize-winner Amartya Sen in the newspaper on my way here which read that the Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News , Technology , Entertainment , Sports , Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels. You can also download our app for Android and iOS .

The Siasat Daily 2 Jul 2022 4:07 pm

Presidential elections, a fight between two ideologies: Yashwant Sinha

He said when he was Finance Minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee's cabinet, he never imagined that the Enforcement Directorate could be used against rivals. Thanking Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao for the support, Sinha said the country needs leaders like Rao.

The Economic Times 2 Jul 2022 3:33 pm

To Counter BJP's Big Outreach In Hyderabad, KCR's Massive Show Of Strength

Telangana's capital Hyderabad is set to host two massive shows of strength today. While the BJP is holding its two-national executive meeting, to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has organised a rally in support of Yashwant Sinha, the Opposition's candidate for the presidential polls.

NDTV 2 Jul 2022 3:28 pm

Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao egoistic: Khushbu Sundar

Telangana minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav will receive Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his two-day visit to Hyderabad on July 2. The chief minister of Telangana K Chandrasekhar Rao did not receive the prime minister. This is for the second time that the chief minister has broken the protocol by not receiving the PM. He will rather receive oppositions presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha who will arrive at the same airport. BJP-backed Khushbu Sundar made remarks on the CM's habit of breaching the protocol. She commented on his 'ego' and called him egoistic.

The Times of India 2 Jul 2022 3:26 pm

From TRS doom clock to Money Heist meme mocking PM, party turf wars heat up Telangana

Politics One of the hoardings had a photo of the Money Heist gang with a message that read Mr N Modi we only rob banks, you rob the whole nation. Charan Teja Two party programmes, the BJP's national executive meet and TRS rally in support of presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha, have heightened the political temperature in the city of Hyderabad. The TRS and the BJP, ahead of the programmes, have been engaging in turf wars to occupy public spaces to showcase their strength in the form of advertisements hoardings ahead of these two events. Several posters and flex boards that mock the Prime Minister and the BJP have sprung up in the city ahead of the visit by Narendra Modi and other senior leaders of the party. One of the billboards which mocks the Prime Minister has sparked a row and the BJP has accused TRS of taking up all the Hyderabad Metro premises to fill all available spaces with billboards highlighting welfare schemes of the KCR government, leaving no space for them. The hoarding which sparked row features the hashtag #ByeByeModi, and includes references to the revoked farm laws, Agnipath scheme, demonetisation, privatisation of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) and the Union governments handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. It said Enough Modi, (Saalu Modi) and Dont kill people Modi (Sampaku Modi in a seeming counter attack to the campaign of Enough Feudal (Saalu Dora) and Leave Dora (Selavu Dora) started by the BJP against Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR). Some billboards put up by the TRS with permission were allegedly removed by the BJP cadres leading to the former registering a complaint with Cyberabad Police Commissioner Stephen Ravindra. On Friday, in the city's LB Nagar, a giant hoarding was erected mocking PM Modi with a parody of Money Heist , a popular Netflix series. The hoarding has a photo of a money heist gang with a message that read Mr N Modi we only rob banks, you rob the whole nation. On Saturday, men dressed up in Money Heist dress with placards which hasMr N Modi we only rob bank, you rob the whole nation #ByeByeModi appeared at several central institutions like railway stations, premises of public sector banks and LIC offices and other public spaces. Jumping into the billboard row between the BJP and TRS, the Congress has released a photoshopped image of the Netflix parody hoarding in which they mocked both the parties. The photoshopped image shows Chief Minister KCR and his son K Taraka Ramarao (KTR), also a minister, in Money Heist style suits with a message that read as Mr N Modi we only rob Telangana, you rob the whole nation. Even before PM Modi arrived in Hyderabad, TRS had taken out a massive rally from Begumpet Airport to People's Plaza in support of Yashwanth Sinha. This counter spectacle was to dim the saffron show planned by the Telangana' BJP. Officials have already issued traffic advisories owing to the high-end political drama that is unfolding in the city.

The News Minute 2 Jul 2022 3:25 pm

Follow your heart, vote for Yashwant Sinha: Telangana CM KCR

Modi Govt failed on all fronts; rupee value fell, global rankings slid

The Hindu Businessline 2 Jul 2022 2:35 pm

KCR receives Yashwant Sinha at Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad

KCR has announced his support to Sinha in the upcoming presidential polls slated to be held on July 18

Deccan Chronicle 2 Jul 2022 2:00 pm

Presidential Polls 2022: `Will Mamata Banerjee dump Yashwant Sinha for Draupadi Murmu...` WHY BJP`s Amit Malviya said this

The West Bengal CM on Friday said that because of developments in Maharashtra, Murmu's chances of winning have become better.Banerjee further said that the opposition could have considered Murmu's name if BJP had discussed it with them before announcing it.

Zee News 2 Jul 2022 1:46 pm

KCR Receives Presidential Candidate Yashwant Sinha At Hyderabad Airport

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Saturday received Opposition's presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha at Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad. He has announced his support to Yashwant Sinha in...

NDTV 2 Jul 2022 1:42 pm

KCR displays massive strength as he welcomes oppositions president candidate instead of PM Modi in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Telanganas capital Hyderabad is holding two massive shows of strength today. While the BJP is holding its two-national executive meeting, to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has organised a rally in support of Yashwant Sinha, the Oppositions candidate for the presidential polls. Yashwant Sinha was received [] The post KCR displays massive strength as he welcomes oppositions president candidate instead of PM Modi in Hyderabad appeared first on Pragativadi .

Pragativadi 2 Jul 2022 1:22 pm

Hyderabad: Opps prez candidate Yashwant Sinha received by KCR, KTR

Hyderabad: The oppositions presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha on Saturday reached Hyderabad, where he was received by Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) and state minister KT Rama Rao (KTR). Sinha landed at the Begumpet airport at around 12 in the afternoon on Saturday. Meanwhile, supporters of the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) took out Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News , Technology , Entertainment , Sports , Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels. You can also download our app for Android and iOS .

The Siasat Daily 2 Jul 2022 1:00 pm

KCR Show Strength In Rally Against BJP As Hyderabad Poster Battle Tightens

While the BJP displayed cut-outs and banners highlighting the accomplishments of the federal government, the TRS displayed posters of KCR and Yashwant Sinha. Hyderabad: Hyderabad, the capital of Telangana, is witnessing two significant demonstrations of force today. While Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be present at the BJPs two-national executive... The post KCR Show Strength In Rally Against BJP As Hyderabad Poster Battle Tightens appeared first on HW News English .

News View 2 Jul 2022 12:31 pm

KCR to recieve Yashwant Sinha but not PM Modi at same airport today: Report

Notably, this is for the third time in six months that CM KCR is skipping the protocol of receiving a visiting Prime Minister, ANI reported.

Zee News 2 Jul 2022 10:46 am

BJP and TRS: From allies to arch-enemies

In a sign of how sour things have turned between him and the BJP now, Rao is planning a grand welcome for Opposition's presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha in the city on Saturday where the top brass of the saffron party, including Modi, is holding its national executive to plan, among other things, the Telangana CM's ouster from power.

The Economic Times 2 Jul 2022 10:46 am

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee plays both sides, goes soft on Murmu

The Opposition parties nominated former Union minister Yashwant Sinha, who joined the TMC in 2021 and was elevated as the partys national vice-president in the hierarchy.

The New Indian Express 2 Jul 2022 9:38 am

TRS plans mega show for opposition nominee Sinha

In a demonstration of political muscle, coinciding with the launch of BJP's national executive committee meeting in Hyderabad, the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) will organise a grand welcome to the joint Opposition presidential candidate, Yashwant Sinha, on Saturday.

The Times of India 2 Jul 2022 4:49 am

Come, learn aboutdevelopment from us, KTR to PM Modi

TRS will be taking out a huge rally, right from Shamshabad airport to the Jalavihar to welcome the Opposition candidate for Presidential election Yashwant Sinha to the city.

The New Indian Express 2 Jul 2022 3:43 am

Murmu Has Better Chances to Win Presidential Polls After Maha Development, Says Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Non-BJP parties, including the Congress as well as the TMC, have named former Union minister Yashwant Sinha as the joint nominee for the presidential polls

News18 1 Jul 2022 5:31 pm

Hunger For Power Dangerous: Yashwant Sinha On Maharashtra Upheaval

Yashwant Sinha, the Opposition's candidate for Presidential polls, on Friday said the country does not need a silent President at a time when an attempt is being made to keep society divided on ...

Bing 1 Jul 2022 4:13 pm

KCR to take part in Sinha's rally in Hyderabad tomorrow

Hyderabad: The joint opposition candidate for the Presidential election, Yashwant Sinha, will be arriving in Hyderabad for campaigning on July 2. To welcome him, the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) will organise a bike rally from the Begumpet airport to Jala Vihar. On July 2, at 11 a.m., Sinha would take a special flight to the Begumpet airport. With a bike rally to Jala Vihar, Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao (KCR), ministers, and other TRS officials will give Sinha a warm welcome. There should be 5,0006,000 bikes during the event. The Chief Minsiter will address the crowd at Jala Vihar which will be followed by Sinha's address. To prepare for a grand reception for Sinha on July 2, Rama Rao has sent other ministers and MLAs from the city to Jala Vihar. Ministers Talasani Srinivas Yadav, Mohd Mahmood Ali, MP G. Ranjit Reddy, MLA Maganti Gopinath, MLC Palla Rajeshwar Reddy, GHMC mayor G. Vijayalaxmi, deputy mayor Mothe Srilatha, and TS Beverage Corporation chairman Gajjela Nagesh visited Jala Vihar on Thursday to inspect the arrangements. Murmu to launch Presidential campaign in UP on July 8 AAP & JMM skip Yashwant Sinha's nomination BSP extends NDA's presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu

News Track 1 Jul 2022 10:48 am

BJP has no respect for federal structure of Constitution: Yashwant Sinha

During his visit, he was welcomed by Chief Minister MK Stalin, DMKs Lok Sabha deputy floor leader Kanimozhi and other leaders.

The New Indian Express 1 Jul 2022 3:09 am

Govts Not Toeing Hindutva 'Not Safe' Under BJP-led Dispensation at Centre: Yashwant Sinha

Sinha said they (BJP) have found a scapegoat to occupy the 'exalted chair' of the Chief Minister of Maharashtra

News18 30 Jun 2022 8:18 pm

President should be an impartial custodian of Constitution:Yashwant Sinha

Sinha appealed to the legislators from the state, the need to have a thinking and speaking president at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

The New Indian Express 30 Jun 2022 6:34 am

Oppositions Presidential candidateYashwant Sinha to mobilise support in TN on Thursday

The oppositions presidential candidate, Yashwant Sinha, will reach Chennai on Thursday to mobilise support for his candidature with like-minded parties and elected representatives.

The New Indian Express 30 Jun 2022 5:37 am

BJP eyeing votes, says Murasoli, slams saffron partys identity politics

To oppose her candidature, the editorial recalled the statement of the oppositions presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha.

The New Indian Express 30 Jun 2022 5:37 am

Yashwant Sinha to visit Hyderabad on Saturday

On the day the BJP national executive meets in Hyderabad on July 2, united opposition parties' presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha will campaign in Hyderabad for support for his candidature. While Sinha is expected to land in Begumpet airport in a special flight at about 11 am. The ruling TRS has already announced its support to Sinha.

The Times of India 30 Jun 2022 4:54 am

115 Nominations Filed for Presidential Poll, 28 Rejected Ahead of Scrutiny

Those who filed their papers include NDA nominee Droupadi Murmu and joint Opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha, who are the main contestants

News18 29 Jun 2022 11:48 pm

We need a thinking, speaking President; not rubber stamp: Yashwant Sinha

Yashwant Sinha, the candidate in the presidential election, on Wednesday said a hinking and speaking person should be the resident of Rashtrapati Bhavan and not a rubber stamp.

Business Standard 29 Jun 2022 9:00 pm

Supporting Yashwant Sinha, not leaning towards Congress: KTR

If any other party supported the candidature of Sinha, the TRS has nothing to do with it, Rama Rao clarified.

The New Indian Express 28 Jun 2022 5:43 am

Presidential poll fight between 2 ideologies: Dipankar Bhattacharya

CPI-ML general secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya on Monday said the fight between NDAs presidential nominee Droupadi Murmu and UPA candidate Yashwant Sinha is not between two personalities but between two ideologies.

The Times of India 28 Jun 2022 3:24 am

Telangana: TRS backs Yashwanth Sinha's candidature for presidential poll

The Telangana Rashtra Samithi has decided to support the candidature of Yashwant Sinha, the consensus Presidential candidate of 13 Opposition parties.

The New Indian Express 27 Jun 2022 9:55 am

President polls: TRS to support opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha

Politics The move comes days after Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and his party had decided to skip a meeting by opposition parties to decide the candidate. Inputs PTI File photo of KCR Telangana Rashtra Samithi's working president and Minister KT Rama Rao will be attending the nomination programme of the Opposition's presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha on Monday, June 27, TRS sources told PTI. KTR has already left for the national capital for the purpose, the sources said on Sunday. Along with KTR, who is the son of Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao (also known as KCR), some TRS MPs are also expected to attend the programme. The sources said though KCR did not physically participate in the Opposition parties meet on deciding their common candidate for the presidential elections, Telangana's ruling party has decided to support Sinha's candidature. Meanwhile, NCP chief Sharad Pawar told reporters in New Delhi on Sunday that the opposition parties will have to make every effort to ensure victory of Yashwant Sinha, their common candidate, in the presidential election. Pawar said if one looked at the arithmetic for the presidential election, the situation was not as bad as it was made out to be, and the opposition parties will have to make concerted efforts to put up a good fight. The NCP chief's remarks came even as opposition parties such as YSRCP and BSP had already declared support for Droupadi Murmu, the BJP-led NDA nominee in the July 18 election. Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM), which was part of the opposition grouping that selected Sinha as their common candidate, was also veering towards Murmu, a tribal leader of Odisha from the Santhal community. When we contest an election, we contest to win. When there are two candidates, both cannot win. The situation is different for each candidate. This contest is about principles. We have selected Yashwant Sinha as our common candidate and it is our responsibility to make every effort to ensure his victory. Whatever be the result, we can talk about it later, Pawar said. The NCP chief said it was the duty of the political parties to contest elections be it Lok Sabha or Assembly on the basis of the principles it believed in. We have entered the fray keeping this in mind, Pawar said. Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and a host of opposition leaders are likely to be present in Parliament House on Monday when Sinha will submit his nomination papers for the presidential election.

The News Minute 27 Jun 2022 9:08 am

Odisha Congress MLAs to vote for Yashwant Sinha in presidential poll

The nine MLAs of state Congress, including two scheduled tribe legislators, will vote for the UPA presidential nominee Yashwant Sinha.

The Times of India 27 Jun 2022 3:31 am

Oppn leaders to meet on Monday ahead of Sinhas nomination

Oppn leaders to meet on Monday ahead of Sinhas nomination New Delhi: Ahead of nomination of Yashwant Sinha, the opposition presidential candidate, the leaders of the Opposition parties will be meeting on Monday in Parliament. NCP supremo Sharad Pawar who is firefighting the Maharashtra crisis has landed in Delhi for the meet. The opposition has [] The post Oppn leaders to meet on Monday ahead of Sinhas nomination appeared first on Mangalorean.com .

Mangalorean 26 Jun 2022 10:17 pm

Yashwant to visit Ranchi after filing his nomination

Yashwant Sinha, the presidential candidate of the opposition parties, is likely to visit Ranchi to garner support from the ruling mahagathbandhan parties Congress and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) lawmakers on June 28.

The Times of India 25 Jun 2022 3:22 am

Ex-IAS to BJP Rebel: Yashwant Sinha is Opposition's Presidential Candidate

Ex-IAS to BJP Rebel: Yashwant Sinha is Opposition's Presidential Candidate

India Today 22 Jun 2022 9:15 pm

Yashwant Sinha vs Draupadi Murmu: Who will be Indias 15th President?

Guwahati: After the presidential candidates were announced, the buzz was around who might be the next President of India. The two names, Yashwant Sinha and Draupadi Murmi, both have significant qualities needed to be the President of the worlds largest democracy. Of them, Yashwant Sinha was unanimously chosen as the common candidate of opposition parties [] The post Yashwant Sinha vs Draupadi Murmu: Who will be Indias 15th President? appeared first on NORTHEAST NOW .

NorthEast Now 22 Jun 2022 7:57 pm

Will TRS support Opposition pick or boycott presidential election?

Interestingly, after the Opposition announced Yashwant Sinhas candidature, NCP chief Sharad Pawar claimed that the TRS would also support their candidate.

The New Indian Express 22 Jun 2022 4:39 am

Yashwants supporters overjoyed, JMM keeps cards close to its chest

Supporters of Yashwant Sinha and his long-term associates in Hazaribagh were overjoyed on Tuesday afternoon after his name was announced as the oppositions consensus candidate for the upcoming presidential election.

The Times of India 22 Jun 2022 3:14 am

The no-position parties: Opposition doesnt have a good story to tell, as seen again in presidential poll pick and Maha crisis

With the opposition choosing ex-BJP leader Yashwant Sinha as its presidential candidate, in an election that almost certainly will be won by BJPs nominee, can it be at least said that those who oppose the...

The Times of India 22 Jun 2022 2:25 am

The next president? In picking Draupadi Murmu BJP does smart signalling to women & Adivasis, two key voting blocs

In choosing former Jharkhand governor Draupadi Murmu as its presidential candidate, BJP has sent a strong political signal that opposition parties failed at, while nominating veteran politician Yashwant Sinha. If elected theres little doubt...

The Times of India 22 Jun 2022 2:15 am

Indias Next President: Draupadi Murmu is NDA candidate against Oppns Yashwant

New Delhi: Draupadi Murmu, a former Governor of Jharkhand, has been named as the BJPs choice for the post of President. Murmu, a tribal from Odisha, will be pitted against former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha, who has been named as the opposition candidate. If elected, the 64-year-old will be the first tribal woman to become []

Kashmir Reader 22 Jun 2022 12:41 am

Political Earthquake Hits Uddhav Thackeray Government, Other Top Stories

Uddhav Thackeray, Chief Minister of Maharashtra, has acted against a senior minister who decamped last night for Surat, along with at least 21 other MLAs - a G-22. Eknath Shinde is at the centre of the new political crisis; Yashwant Sinha, a former Union Minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA government, was today named the joint opposition candidate for President polls. The BJP is yet to announce its pick for the July polls and other top stories.

NDTV 21 Jun 2022 9:00 pm

Yashwant Sinha to be joint oppn candidate for presidential poll

New Delhi: Former Union minister Yashwant Sinha will be the consensus presidential candidate of several opposition parties, including the Congress, the TMC and the Samajwadi Party, the parties said in a joint statement on Tuesday. Opposition leaders, who gathered at the Parliament annexe for the meeting convened by NCP chief Sharad Pawar to decide on []

Kashmir Reader 21 Jun 2022 5:39 pm

Yashwant Sinha Is Opposition Choice For President

Yashwant Sinha, a former Union Minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA government, was today named the joint opposition candidate for President polls. The BJP is yet to announce its pick for the July polls.

NDTV 21 Jun 2022 4:33 pm

Opposition proposes Yashwant Sinhas name as candidate for President: Report

New Delhi: The opposition has reportedly proposed former union minister Yashwant Sinhas name as a joint candidate for president. The opposition has been struggling to finalise a candidate as three probables have so far declined to contest NCP chief Sharad Pawar, National Conference (NC) chief Farooq Abdullah and Mahatma Gandhis grandson Gopalkrishna Gandhi, who have [] The post Opposition proposes Yashwant Sinhas name as candidate for President: Report appeared first on NORTHEAST NOW .

NorthEast Now 21 Jun 2022 2:47 pm

Prez poll: Non-BJP parties now mulling over Yashwant Sinha as possible nominee

Kolkata: Non-BJP parties are mulling former union minister Yashwant Sinha over as a possible joint candidate for the upcoming presidential election, a senior Trinamool Congress leader said on Monday. The name of the former BJP leader who joined the TMC last year has been proposed as a presidential poll candidate by a few opposition parties []

Kashmir Reader 21 Jun 2022 2:42 am