Rajya Sabha election dates deferred further

ECI further defers Rajya Sabha poll in view of COVID-19;

Fresh date to be announced later

03 April 2020 In view of the current unforeseen situation of public health emergency, Election Commission of India invoking its powers under Article 324 of the Constitution of India read with section 153 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 has further extended the period of Rajya Sabha election beyond the prescribed term(s) of 18 seats across seven States.

Rajyasabha Elections Cancelled, President Ashraf Ghani & PM Modi Tele-Talk

PM and Afghanistan President exchange greetings over phone

24 March 2020 Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephonic conversation with President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan earlier today. Both the leaders exchanged Navroz greetings noting that the festival symbolizes the shared heritage and cultural linkages between the two countries.

The Leaders discussed the evolving situation in the region particularly in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and reaffirmed their commitment to boost cooperation.

Jyotiraditya Scindia in BJP, Announced Rajya Sabha Candidate, Telangana & Tamil Nadu State BJP President Appointed

11 March 2020 - BJP has many announcement today, Jyotiraditya Scindia BJP Candidate for Upper House and BJP National President JP Nadda has appointed L. Murugan as the State President of BJP Tamil Nadu  and Bandi Sanjay as the State President of BJP Telangana.

The meeting of the Central Election Committee of the Bharatiya Janata Party was held yesterday under the chairmanship of Jagat Prakash Nadda.