The ruling Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday released its manifesto for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections promising doles to the tune of Rs 2 lakh to each family every year, with the monetary benefits starting from womb to tomb.
Addressing a rally in Saharanpur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi targeted the Congress accusing it of being against the welfare of the backward classes and termed its poll manifesto a 'dhakosla patra (sham document)'.
Flagged by Prithviraj Chavan and Milind Deora, Anand Sharma took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and claimed demonetisation was the biggest money-laundering scam, which will be investigated if UPA came to power.
Congress released its manifesto for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
Congress manifesto made a slew of promises, including giving Rs 72,000 each to five crore poor families under the NYAY scheme, bringing a separate budget for farmers and review of AFSPA.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi will release party's manifesto for the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections.
The party's highest decision-making body, the Congress Working Committee has already been given a presentation of the draft manifesto by P Chidambaram on March 25
The commission has now made the release of election manifestos a part of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC), which is a set of rules to be followed by parties after elections are announced.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said her office received a 'manifesto' from the gunman suspected of killing 50 people in two Christchurch mosques minutes before Friday's attack.
The manifesto was unveiled by Union ministers Arun Jaitley and Prakash Javadekar, and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, in the presence of BJP leaders and workers here.
The ruling party also promised to set up multi-specialty hospitals and take the state towards prosperity.
"Go Seva Ayog" aimed at cow protection would also be revived, the party said.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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