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Patna: Social activist Medha Patkar, like all non-NDA party leaders, joined the chorus in bashing Narendra Modi for his demonetization decision saying since Modi became the Prime Minister of India, democracy had been under attack and only the mega rich were reaping the benefit of the NDA government at the Center.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Members of Parliament Subramanian Swamy, who was in Patna on Saturday to attend a seminar on the 'Possibility of Construction of Ram Mandir under the Constitution', said there was a great likelihood the court would side with those who were looking forward to build Ram Temple in Ayodhya.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, speaking at the Hindustan Times sponsored Leadership Summit in Delhi on Saturday, said that while he was in full support of the demonetization move of the central government, it alone was not sufficient enough to wipe off black money from the nation.
Patna: Chief Secretary Chaitanya Prasad and Patna Mayor Afzal Imam, at a function at Mauralok Shopping Complex on Saturday handed out checks of Rs. 7,500 to 307 beneficiaries of the 'Clean India Mission' to build indoor toilet at their homes.