PM Modi exhorts BJP MPs to pull their weight to ensure party victory

Modi asks MPs to host 'lunch pe charcha' to spread Budget announcements


Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members to spread the message of the "pro-farmer" Union Budget 2018-19 by hosting "tiffin parties" for the people on every polling booth of their constituencies. By way of a story, the PM exhorted party MPs to pull their weight to ensure that the BJP does well in electoral contests. Modi suggested that he has had to work overtime to deliver wins for the party, and the MPs needed to do more. The BJP was routed in the two Lok Sabha bypolls of Ajmer and Alwar in Rajasthan recently, and its ...