HindustanTimes Sun,21 Sep 2014

'Virbhadra govt motivated by political vendetta'

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Kullu, February 28, 2013
First Published: 17:50 IST(28/2/2013) | Last Updated: 09:56 IST(1/3/2013)

"The Virbhadra Singh-led government has spent most of its time in rechristening schemes initiated by the previous BJP government in the name of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee," said BJP state general secretary Ram Swaroop Sharma.



Addressing mediapersons here at the Kullu circuit house, Sharma alleged that Virbhadra Singh had started the politics of vendetta.

"There are 36 schemes in the state in the names of former Prime Ministers Rajeev Ghandi and Indira Ghandi, but we did not change their name," he added.

He alleged that the cancellation of land lease of Baba Ram Dev in Solan was also politically motivated to please the UPA chairperson.

"Our main focus in son the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2014; the party will have a national-level meeting at Tal Katora in Delhi, in which 135 BJP workers from the state would participate," said Sharma.

Sharma said, "Winning the Mandi Lok Sabha byelection will be our prime challenge."

more from India

Kite Festival: Indian spectacle in french skies

The blue-green Atlantic sea, flanked by sheer white cliffs on one side and a port on the other, made a beautiful setting for Le Festival International de Cerf-Volant de Dieppe, or the International Dieppe Kite Festival. India was the country of honour this year along with Indonesia, another kite flying country.
Most Popular
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved