The Election Commission has announced the dates of Maharashtra and Haryana assembly elections on Friday. The chief election commissioner VS Sampath announced the dates in New Delhi.The two states will go to the polls on October 15. The counting of votes will take place on October 19.
Sharpening his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the land bill, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today said farmers will reduce his "56-inch chest" to "5.6 inches" in six months and not an inch of land will be ceded.
As the BJP celebrates its first year in office at the Centre, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today told United News of India (UNI) that the government has managed to usher in `acche din` (good days) in the country.