SC

HUGE BLOW FOR CONGRESS: SC REFUSES PLEA AGAINST SEPARATE BYPOLLS IN GUJARAT

ANM News Desk: The Supreme Court on June 25 refused a plea by the Gujarat Congress challenging the Election Commission’s decision to hold separate bypolls to two Rajya Sabha seats in the state.

NITIN GADKARI

GOVERNMENT TO LAUNCH SMART CARD DRIVING LICENSES

ANM News Desk: Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has decided to modify the format of driving licenses to smart card type driving licences.

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari mentioned in a written reply in Rajya Sabha that his Ministry has prescribed a common standard format and design of the Driving Licence for the whole of the country.

This Ministry, through its flagship application called SARATHI developed by NIC, has a common countrywide database of all driving license holders. The SARATHI application has the feature to identify duplicate records online in real time and access information about the fines if any.

G20

PM MODI TO VISIT JAPAN NEXT WEEK FOR G-20 SUMMIT

ANM News Desk: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Japan next week to attend the G-20 summit where issues such as financial stability, WTO reform, black money, and terrorism will be on top of the agenda for India.

PM Modi will attend the 14th G-20 Summit in Osaka, Japan, from June 28-29.

ENG

KASHMIR UNIT OF BJP ORGANIZED INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA IN SRINAGAR

Yawar Shafi, Srinagar: Bhartiya Janta Party organised 5th International Yoga Day in Srinagar. The chief guest on the occasion was, State General Secretary (org) Ashok Koul, & Guest of Honour was Mayor Jammu Chandra Mohan Gupta.

They said that it was not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness within you, the world and the nature. Yoga is above religion, caste, colour, gender and region, it is above everything, its origin over 6000 years ago in India, aims to integrate the body and the mind.

GOV

J&K GOVERNOR PRESENTS PRESIDENT, POLICE MEDALS TO 139 POLICEMEN IN SRINAGAR

Yawar Shafi, Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik presented 10 President’s Police Medal for Gallantry (PPMG), 68 Police Medal for Gallantry (PMG), 09 President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service (PPM-DS).

52 Police Medal for Meritorious Service (PM-MS) to the police officers, policemen and next of kin of killed police personnel for their exemplary contribution in the service of the nation in an Investiture ceremony held at the SKICC.

Nazir Ahmed Gurezi, Deputy Speaker Legislative Assembly; K Vijay Kumar, K. Skandan, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai-Advisors to Governor; Surinder Ambardar and Ashok Khajuria, MLCs; Lt. Gen. KJS Dhillon, GOC 15 Corps; Umang Narula, Financial Commissioner to Governor; Shaleen Kabra, Principal Secretary Home; Dilbag Singh, DGP were among those present on the occasion.

MAMATA

WILL BENGAL’S HEALTH MINISTER STEP DOWN?

ANM News Desk: Doctors all over country are enraged at her, the Health Minister and the Chief Minister of West Bengal has faced backlash like never before. Mamata Banerjee’s comments and threats against doctors has united them nationwide to demand their safety and equipment for better provision of treatment. The opposition parties have already demanded her resignation as health minister. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Communist Party of India(Marxist) and the Congress claimed she is “behaving like Hitler” and not interested to solve the impasse. The protesting junior doctors have also refused to back down until their demands are met. However, Mamata Banerjee has yet to take any action to curb the prevailing situation.

MAMATA MUKUL

“APOLITICAL” DOCTORS’ PROTESTS NO LONGER SPARED BY PARTIES

ANM News Des: CM Mamata Banerjee alleged that the BJP and the CPI(M) were currently engaged in a “love affair” in West Bengal and were behind the ongoing junior doctors’ agitation in the state and stalling the regular medical services in hospitals. Continuing to politicize the issue, Mamata stated that she wants to take Bengal ‘forward’.

Hitting back at Mamata, senior BJP leader Mukul Roy alleged that members of a particular community had carried out the attack on doctors and that the perpetrators belonged to the TMC.

MAMATA

IF YOU STAY IN BENGAL, YOU HAVE TO SPEAK BANGLA: MAMATA BANERJEE

ANM News Desk: As protests rage across Bengal and all over the country, West  Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has once again attacked the BJP. Addressing a public meeting in North 24 Parganas, the CM claimed that she won’t allow Bengal to become Gujarat. She went on to demand that if one stays in Bengal, they have to speak Bengali.

ARREST

2 ARRESTED FOR SOCIAL MEDIA POSTS AGAINST ASSAM CM

ANM News Desk: The Assam Police has arrested two alleged members of BJP’s social media team who had been vocal against the state government, and particularly Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, leading to allegations of “intolerance” from their colleagues.

amit shah

AMIT SHAH MEETS TOP LEADERS IN DELHI, DISCUSSES STRATEGIES FOR ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS

ANM News Desk: BJP President Amit Shah held a meeting with party State Chiefs and General Secretaries in New Delhi.

The meeting discussed the schedule for organizational elections in its units, membership drive and other party related issues.