The Dalit woman was gang-raped by a group of men on April 26 and her family had approached the police to lodge an FIR on April 30. The Alwar police had allegedly put off filing an FIR keeping the elections on 6th April in mind.
Pitroda has just confirmed what was being speculated in the political circles since long, that the Congress is, in fact, always in the alliance or 'Gathbandhan' mode and is willing to compromise with regional parties to any level.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said that in those seats where Congress is strong, Congress will win, and in others where Congress is weak, the candidates have been selected to ensure that they 'cut votes' of BJP.
Leftist portal The Quint published an article headlined "Modi wave over? Why pollsters are scaling down projections for BJP" based on CVoter data, where the data itself was twisted, selectively quoted and misrepresented
While hailing SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for bringing people of all classes under his party, Mayawati asserted that Mulayam Singh, by birth, truly belongs to the backward community, unlike PM Modi who belongs to a "fake" backward community.
The Election Commission has banned UP CM Yogi Adityanath and BSP chief Mayawati for 72 hours and 48 hours respectively, starting from 6 am tomorrow, for violating Model Code of Conduct by making objectionable statements in their speeches.
While Mayawati has stuck to her appeal to the Muslim community, she took to Twitter today to slam Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for saying that he is dividing the electorate between 'Ali' and 'Bajrangbali'.