Amit Shah launches Bihar campaign with virtual rally, says ‘issues left untouched for 70 years resolved by Modi govt’ | Highlights

Amit Shah Virtual Rally Live, Amit Shah Digital Rally: Amit Shah took a jibe at the RJD for welcoming him by banging thalis and bowls.

Amit Shah launches Bihar campaign with virtual rally, says ‘issues left untouched for 70 years resolved by Modi govt’ | Highlights
Amit Shah Digital Rally: Former BJP leader to launch NDA's poll campaign in Bihar on Sunday with 'virtual rally'.

Amit Shah Bihar Virtual Rally: Former Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah on Sunday took a jibe at the opposition parties for protesting against his Bihar virtual rally. Addressing the people of Bihar, Amit Shah said that he is glad that “they finally heard PM Modi’s appeal to show gratitude towards those fighting COVID19”. The Rashtriya Janata Dal of Lalu Prasad Yadav had given a call to bang thalis and bowls today for 11 minutes to protest against Amit Shah’s rally. Shah in his address also lauded the coronavirus warriors who are at the forefront of fight against the deadly virus. “I want to salute the crores of coronawarriors who are fighting against the virus by risking their lives. Health workers, police personnel and others, I want to acknowledge their contribution,” he said. The Union Home Minister further referred to the Modi government’s historic decisions to scrap Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir. He also spoke about the law criminalising triple talaq and the Ram Mandir verdict. Amit Shah stressed that issues left untouched for 70 years have been resolved in the first year year of Modi government’s second term.

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17:20 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Bihar has moved from ‘lantern raj’ to ‘LED raj’: Amit Shah

Bihar’s growth rate was 3.9 per cent when RJD was ruling, it reached 11.3 per cent under Nitish Kumar. The state has moved from ‘lantern raj’ to ‘LED raj’, says Amit Shah.

17:19 (IST)07 Jun 2020
NDA will form govt in Bihar under Nitish Kumar with 2/3rd majority: Amit Shah

There are elections in Bihar in the coming days, I believe that under Nitish Kumar ji’s leadership NDA will form the government with 2/3rd majority but this isn’t the time for politics. We all should fight #COVID19 under Modi ji’s leadership: Home Minister Amit Shah

16:54 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Taking migrants home safely: Amit Shah

Speaking about the migrants issue, he said that the Modi government was taking all those stranded due to lockdown to their native places safely. He said that the Centre didn’t allow them to travel in the first phase of lockdown to but time to make arrangements to develop health infra.

16:47 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah virtual rally Live: ‘Issues left untouched for 70 years resolved by Modi govt’

Amit Shah said that issues which none dared to touch in 70 years were resolved in first year of Modi govt’s second term. Shah then went on to refer to decision to scrap Article 370, amend the Citizenship Act, enact law to criminalise triple talaq. He also spoke about the Ram Mandir verdict.

16:44 (IST)07 Jun 2020
India’s defence policy gained global acceptance under PM Modi: Shah

Amit Shah said India’s defence policy has gained global acceptance. “The whole world agrees that after USA & Israel if there is any other country that is able to protect its borders, it is India,” the Home Minister said.

16:43 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah Rally Live: HM speaks about surgical strike, Balakot airstrike

Home Minister Amit Shah said that there was a time when anybody used to enter our borders, beheaded our soldiers and Delhi’s darbar remained unaffected. “Uri and Pulwama happened during our time, it was the Modi & BJP govt, we did surgical strikes & airstrike,” he said.

16:40 (IST)07 Jun 2020
BJP to have 75 virtual meetings: Amit Shah

Amit Shah said that his rally is aimed at connecting people with ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ campaign. ‘BJP to have 75 such meetings,’ he said.

16:38 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Virtual rally nothing to do with Bihar poll campaign: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said this virtual rally has nothing to do with Bihar poll campaign. It is aimed at connecting with people in fight against COVID-19.

16:37 (IST)07 Jun 2020
RJD leaders, workers stage protests against Amit Shah’s rally

Ahead of Home Minister Amit Shah’s virtual rally in Bihar, RJD leaders, workers stage protests, beat utensils, blow conch shells against what their leader Tejashwi Yadav dubbed as ruling party’s celebration of devastation caused by COVID19 & lockdown.

16:27 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah’s jibe at opposition protest

Amit Shah takes jibe at opposition for banging thalis and bowls to oppose his event. He said that when I am addressing this rally, a few are banging thalis to welcome me. ‘Finally, they have listened to the Prime Minister.’

16:22 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah Virtual Rally Live: BJP leader salutes corona warriors

Addressing a rally in Bihar, BJP leader Amit Shah lauded the works being done by the doctors, nurses, health officials and others who are at the forefront of fight against Coronavirus.

16:09 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah Digital Rally: Galaxy of BJP leaders attend event

Amit Shah’s virtual rally begins. Besides Shah, Bihar deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi, party’s state unit chief Sanjay Jaiswal, senior leaders Bhupendra Yadav, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Nityanand Rai, Ashwini Kumar Choubey, RK Singh, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Shahnawaz Hussain, Nand Kishor Yadav are present.

16:02 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah rally to begin shortly

BJP leader and Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s virtual rally wherein he will address the people of Bihar will begin shortly.

14:55 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Great interest among people about Amit Shah’s virtual rally: Nityanand Rai

Union Minister and Bihar MP Nityanand Rai said there is a great interest among people about the virtual rally of Amit Shah. “Many people are approaching the local level party workers to know about how they can listen to his address.” he said.

14:25 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Bihar Assembly election 2020

Assembly elections in Bihar will be held in October-November this year. While Nitish Kumar will seek fourth consecutive win, it will be a do or die battle for Lalu Prasad Yadav’s RJD. The RJD is led Tejashwi in the absence of Lalu who is behind the bars for his role in multi-crore fodder scam. The grand alliance of opposition comprises 5 politicial parties – RJD, RLSP, HAM, VIP and Congress. The ruling NDA comprises 3 political parties, JD(U), BJP and LJP.

13:00 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah Bihar rally: Over 2 lakh to participate

According to the BJP’s claim, over 1 lakh people across all the 243 assembly seats will join Amit Shah’s address. Shah’s speech will begin at 4 pm.

12:35 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah rally in Bihar to begin at 4 pm

Bihar BJP has tweeted that Amit Shah’s virtual rally will begin at 4 pm.

12:31 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah virtual rally in Bihar today

Though Amit Shah’s ‘virtual rally’ is part of the BJP’s over month-long campaign to highlight the achievements of the Modi government, the former BJP president is expected to dwell in length over the upcoming assembly polls in which his party is in alliance with JD(U) and LJP.

12:23 (IST)07 Jun 2020
Amit Shah to address rally in Bihar today

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Amit Shah will address the people of Bihar through an online event on Sunday. His rally is broadly seen as the launch of the saffron party’s campaign for the Assembly polls, slated for October-November.

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