Jail Bharo Agitation

  • BJP postpones 'jail bharo' agitation again June 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday once again postponed its planned 'jail bharo' agitation in view of the massive floods in Uttarakhand. This is the second time the party postponed the agitation against the "scams, corruption, pricerise and misuse of constitutional institutions" by the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)...
  • JKLF to highlight plight of Kashmiri prisoners January 16, 2013

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front January 16 said it will soon hold a 48hour hunger strike in the national capital to highlight the plight of Kashmiri prisoners languishing in different jails in the country. "We will soon hold a 48hourlong hunger strike at Jantar Mantar in Delhi to attract...
  • Kejriwal to launch jail bharo agitation on Monday September 2, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption (IAC) leader Arvind Kejriwal will lead a 'jail bharo andolan' in the capital on Monday. Alleging harassment of IAC volunteers, Kejriwal and others will stage a protest outside the Parliament Street police station in New Delhi and offer arrest. Kejriwal's move comes just over a week...
  • BJP's jail bharo agitation cancelled in Mumbai June 22, 2012

    Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s jail bharo agitation was cancelled in Mumbai on Friday in the wake of the massive fire at the Mantralaya. "Due to fire at the Mantralaya here yesterday (Thursday), the BJP 'jail bharo' has been cancelled here," Maharashtra BJP chief Sudhir Mugantiwar said. The nationwide agitation, however,...
  • BJP leaders to launch jail bharo agitation today June 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will launch a oneday jail bharo agitation on Friday across the country during which party leaders and workers will court arrest to protest against the hike in prices of essential commodities and petrol products. BJP VicePresident Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday said in a...