Gujarat BJP MLA Caught Kicking Woman on Camera
Monday, June 3, 2019, 4:06 PM
A BJP lawmaker in Gujarat is on camera thrashing and kicking a woman on a street, ignoring her screams, until a man stops him with a blow. In a video clip circulated on social media, the attacker, a BJP legislator named Balram Thawani, is seen assaulting the woman who was reportedly participating in a protest over water supply in Naroda in Ahmedabad.
BJP Lawmaker Duryadhan Majhi Quits Party Over Ticket Denial
Sunday, March 24, 2019, 7:06 AM
Odisha's octogenarian lawmaker Duryadhan Majhi has resigned from opposition BJP after being denied ticket by party to contest the upcoming assembly-elections in state. Mr Majhi, a five-time-lawmaker, was a minister in Biju Patnaik cabinet and had joined BJP in 2014 after being denied party-ticket by BJD. He is the lone legislator in the state, who has been denied the party ticket for 2019 polls.