The BJP on Monday promised revival of the legislative council in Tamil Nadu, which was abolished many years in the past by its ally, the ruling AIADMK, if their mix was voted to energy within the coming meeting elections.
The BJP’s manifesto for the April 6 polls, mentioned the higher home of the legislature can be revived, “to permit specialists from varied fields to debate and take part within the legislative course of.”
The council was abolished in 1986 when AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran was the Chief Minister and since then the Dravidian celebration has taken a stand in opposition to its revival.
Although 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 meeting polls, the DMK has additionally promised revival of the legislative council.
The BJP manifesto, launched by senior chief and Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, mentioned 12 lakh acres of ”Panchami” land can be recovered and handed again to the Scheduled Castes.
Assigned initially for Dalits to higher their residing situations throughout the British period, Panchami lands, nevertheless, fell into the palms of others as nicely with the passage of time.
Union Minister of State VK Singh, BJP state unit president L Murugan and senior leaders have been current on the event of the manifesto launch.
BJP assured liberating Hindu temples from the management of the state authorities.
“The administration of Hindu temples can be handed over to a separate board comprising Hindu students and saints.”
For many years, 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 finances for agriculture, free tablets for varsity college students (courses 8 and 9) have been among the many different assurances.
The BJP additionally promised free two-wheeler driving license to ladies 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 ingesting water to each family (earlier than the top of 2022) beneath the ”Jal Jeevan Mission”.