Delhi will vote on February 8 and the verdict will be out on February 11. (Photo Credit: File Photos)
Delhi will vote on February 8 and the verdict will be out on February 11. With just few days left for the D-Day, all major parties have lined up their biggest start campaigners to join the poll frenzy. From Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Rahul Gandhi, from Union Home Minister Amit Shah to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the National Capital will witness the biggest polls rallies on Tuesday. Apart from this, the ruling Aam Aadmi Party set to release its manifesto today. So, follow News Nation’s LIVE blog to catch all action and buzz over the Delhi polls:
In the Red Fort, the Kranti Mandir Museum dedicated to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose has been constructed, says PM Modi.
About Rs 2500 crore has been allocated for the Rapid Rail system in the Union Budget. Our Govt is trying to widen the metro network in Delhi. In the last 5 years, about 125 km of new metro lines have been built: PM Modi
After the formation of our government, we completed the work of Eastern and Western Peripheral Expressway. The construction was on for last many years: PM Modi
We built 'National Police Memorial' to commemorate that valour and sacrifice of police forces: PM Modi.
Delhi government used abusive languages against the police forces: PM Modi.
PM Modi lists the number of work done by his government in road sector.
People of Delhi is looking at the hate politics that the opposition parties are practicing in the name of CAA, NRC protests: PM Modi
Delhi needs a government who supports national security schemes like CAA, NRC: PM Modi
Political differences are a commmon thing among parties, but is it right to block the development work for the poor due to these differences? But this is what we are witnessing in Delhi today: PM Narendra Modi
PM Modi says people of Delhi have seen how AAP govt practises politics of hate.
What is the fault of the farmers of Delhi, who do not get the benefit of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi. What is the fault of Delhi's Daily Commuter that the fourth phase of the metro was not approved for 2 years: PM Modi
The speed and scale with which the central government has worked in the last 5 years is unique in itself. Never since independence has work done so fast: PM Modi
'Kejriwal is trying to sell hate politics. Your vote will decide India's future', says PM Modi.
The Delhi government has refused to implement many central government schemes. What crime has the people of Delhi committed that they are not getting the benefits of Ayushman Bharat Yojana: PM Modi.
This election of Delhi is the first election of this decade. This decade is going to be India's decade and India's progress will depend on the decisions taken today: PM Modi
"This time in the interest of Delhi and the country, we have to stand united": PM Modi.
Many Central govt schemes in last five years opposed even before implementation: PM Modi at Delhi poll rally.
The upcoming Delhi elections are the first elections of this decade. This decade will belong to India. India's development will depend on the decisions taken today: PM Modi
BJP can give direction to Delhi, not a government that creates problem: PM Modi.
Bhartiya Janata Party president addresses rally at Delhi's Dwarka.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaches venue, to address rally shortly.
Meanwhile, in another major poll-related deployment, the Election Commission of India has decided that Rajendra Prasad Meena shall be posted as DCP (South-Delhi) and shall be directed to assume the charge immediately.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a BJP rally at at DDA Ground in Dwarka shortly.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address BJP rally at DDA Ground in Delhi's Dwarka shortly
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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath took a dig at the Opposition says that one day even Owaisi will also recite 'Hanuman Chalisa'.
Kejriwal has given 1 pm deadline to the BJP for the face of CM candidate.
Declare your CM candidate, ready for public debate: Arvind Kejriwal dares BJP during launch of poll manifesto.
AAP promises decreasing pollution level to 1/3rd of the present level, clean Yamuna and installation of street lights in its poll manifesto.
AAP promises doorstep delivery of ration, free pilgrimage to 10 lakh senior citizens in manifesto for Delhi polls.
‘Deshbhakti’ course to be part of syllabus at Delhi schools, announces Sisodia.
AAP promises new appointment of Safai Karamcharis and Rs 1 crore compensation for family of deceased sanitation worker, says Sisodia.
The AAP manifesto promises full statehood for Delhi, sasy Sisodia.
AAP guarantees quality education, health, clean water, 24-hour electricity to all residents of Delhi, says Sisodia
Will continue our effort to implement the Jan Lokpal Bill that has been pending with the Centre for past four years, says Sisodia.
‘AAP's vision is to enable every ‘aam aadmi’ to live with dignity and prosperity,’ says Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia.
Aam Aadmi Party anounces poll manifesto with '10 guarantees'.
At a rally in Delhi, BJP chief JP Nadda targetted the AAP government: Nadda said that, "Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal had promised the people of Delhi to install 15 lakh CCTV cameras and set up wi-fi across the capital. Till date, people are waiting for these cameras and wi-fi signals."
Meanwhile, protest sites in the national capital are "under watch" to ensure that polling personnel or voters face no obstruction on the election day, observers deployed for the February 8 Delhi polls told the Election Commission.
A report by India Today says Ajit Singh's Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) has extended support to Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has said Arvind Kejriwal had done "nothing exceptional" by providing cheap power and healthcare in Delhi and alleged the AAP leader was a "shifty character" who had "mastered the art of deceit and lies to mislead people".
Amid shrill war of words, Senior BJP leader and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has accused Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party of not implementing the central government's schemes in the national capital.Addressing an election rally in Moti Bagh, he also sought to allay fears over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), assuring the gathering that the legislation will not take away anyone's citizenship.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah will address public rallies in Delhi Cantt, Patel Nagar and Timarpur today.
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and party leader Rahul Gandhi will address public rallies in Jangpura and Sangam Vihar today.
There are reports that for his Dwarka rally, Prime Minister Modi is likely to share the stage with Dushyant Chautala in Delhi to woo Jat votes for BJP.
BJP’s Kapil Mishra has done it again. A day after his ‘AAP should be renamed as Muslim League’ tweet, the Model Town candidate of saffron party has yet again posted a tweet with communal tone. ‘Our unity will defeat ‘20% vote bank politics’,’ Mishra said on Twitter.
केजरीवाल हनुमान चालीसा पढ़ने लगे है, अभी तो ओवैसी भी हनुमान चालीसा पढ़ेगा
ये हमारी एकता की ताकत हैं। ऐसे ही एक रहना हैं। इकट्ठा रहना हैं। एक होकर वोट करना हैं।
हम सबकी एकता से "20% वाली वोट बैंक" की गंदी राजनीति की कब्र खुदकर रहेगी
— Kapil Mishra (@KapilMishra_IND) February 4, 2020