The BJP, which has allied with the AIADMK, additionally promised that 12 lakh acres of ‘Panchami’ land might be recovered and handed again to the SC group, if voted again to energy
Chennai: The BJP on Monday promised revival of the legislative council in Tamil Nadu, which was abolished a long time in the past by its ally, the ruling AIADMK, if their mix was voted to energy within the coming Assembly elections.
The BJP’s manifesto for the 6 April polls stated the higher home of the legislature might be revived, “to allow experts from various fields to debate and participate in the legislative process.”
The council was abolished in 1986 when AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran was the chief minister, and since then the Dravidian get together has taken a stand in opposition to its revival.
Chennai: Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari and VK Singh launch Bharatiya Janata Party manifesto for Tamil Nadu Assembly elections pic.twitter.com/QfN8gXZT6S
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Though the DMK made makes an attempt together with in 2010 when it was in energy to carry again the council, it didn’t fructify. In its manifesto for the Assembly polls, the DMK has additionally promised revival of the legislative council.
The BJP manifesto, launched by senior chief and Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, stated 12 lakh acres of ‘Panchami’ land could be recovered and handed again to the Scheduled Castes group.
Assigned initially for Dalits to raised their residing circumstances throughout the British period, Panchami lands, nevertheless, fell into the fingers of others as effectively with the passage of time.
Union Minister of State VK Singh, BJP state unit president L Murugan and senior leaders had been current on the event of the manifesto launch.
BJP additionally assured “freeing” Hindu temples from the management of the state authorities. “The administration of Hindu temples will be handed over to a separate board comprising Hindu scholars and saints.”
For a long time, the Sangh Parivar outfits in Tamil Nadu, first the Hindu Munnani after which the BJP have been demanding that over 30,000 temples throughout the state beneath authorities management be freed and handed over to a physique of saints and devotees.
As many as 50 lakh new job alternatives, monetary help of Rs 6,000 a yr to fishermen like farmers, dedication to ushering in prohibition of alcohol, a separate price range for agriculture, free tablets for college college students (courses eight and 9) had been among the many different assurances.
The BJP additionally promised free two-wheeler driving license to girls within the age group of 18-23, door supply of ration commodities to beneficiaries, multi-specialty hospitals in any respect district headquarters and provide of pure consuming water to each family (earlier than the top of 2022) beneath the ‘Jal Jeevan Mission’.
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