The meeting came in the backdrop of ongoing anti-terror operation in Poonch forests in which nine Army personnel have been killed.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah have been longstanding aides, right from their days of Gujarat politics. The PM tweeted his greetings on Amit Shah's birthday, Friday.
According to the state Emergency Operation Centre, the toll in rain-related incidents in the state has risen to 54 while 19 people are injured and five still missing.
Union Minister Amit Shah arrived in Dehradun late on Wednesday after three days of incessant rain left 52 people dead across the state
The deceased have been identified as labourers from Nepal, who were engaged in a hotel construction in Uttarakhand’s Pauri district.
The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has deployed 11 teams for search, rescue and relief operations in the state where the death toll from heavy rains and landslides rose to 19 on Sunday.
TMC and Punjab Chief Minister have criticised government's decision to authorise BSF to undertake search, seizure and arrest within a larger 50 km stretch of the border of West Bengal, Assam and Punjab instead of existing 15Km. Captain Amarinder Singh, however supports this amendment.
PM Narendra Modi was speaking at the foundation day of the National Human Right Commission where dignitaries like Home Minister Amit Shah and retired justice Arun Mishra were also present. PM highlighted governments efforts towards ensuring human rights.
The meeting came in the wake of several states warning of a possible power crisis due to the shortage of coal supply to power plants
The farmer leaders said Lakhimpur Kheri incident was a ‘pre-planned conspiracy’ to ‘terrorize’ farmers, while demanding arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra and his son Ashish Mishra.
Home Minister Amit Shah said no other political leader in the world has completed 20 years in public office, except Modi.
The BJP leaders and MPs who have been vocal against the agri laws have been dropped from the national executive list.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday completed 20 years as the head of a government, including over 13 years as Gujarat chief minister, with top BJP leaders lauding his leadership and crediting him for ushering in good governance and development.
The MoS Home Amit Kumar Mishra attended office at North Block in New Delhi and he also had a meeting with HM Amit Shah.
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi also sought personal intervention of the Union Home Minister Amit Shah to seal the border to check illegal supply of drugs and weapons.
Banerjee said she will shortly write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and seek his intervention in the 'indiscriminate' release of water by DVC every time there is heavy rain in Jharkhand.
Alleging that the former Punjab chief minister was playing into the hands of people with whom he had no ideological ties, Rawat said Singh should have stood with the Congress leadership to save democracy.
After meeting the Home Minister Amit Shah during a 'personal visit', Captain Amarinder Singh, who recently resigned from the post of Punjab's Chief Minister met with the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval Today.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav during by-election campaign in Kusheshwar Assembly constituency, in Darbhanga.PTI Photo
Border Security Force (BSF) jawans patrol along the India-Pakistan International Border, on the outskirts of Jammu.PTI Photo
A member of Village Defence Committee (VDC) of the Lam village participates in a workshop organised by Army, in Rajouri district.PTI Photo
A family clicks a selfie at a cinema hall, in Thane. The Maharashtra government has allowed cinema halls to reopen from today.PTI Photo
Workers put EVMs and VVPAT machines into a helicopter for transportation ahead of Mandi parliamentary constituency by-elections, at Tandi helipad in Lahaul & Spiti district.PTI Photo
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