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Delhi BJP MPs to observe fast over Parliament washout

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The seven BJP MPs from Delhi, including the Manoj Tiwari, will observe a fast tomorrow as part of the party's protest over the recent washout of the Budget session of Parliament.

Tiwari, however, will continue his fast as an indefinite hunger strike against the government's alleged "partiality" over developmental works.

The BJP had earlier alleged that funds for a Shastri park loop, a multi-exit road, and a flyover in Seelampur were not being released and had warned of going on a hunger strike from April 12.

will be joined by in the fast at the Main Chowk of Shastri Park.

"Will join the nationwide #FastWithPMModi movement tomorrow morning at Shastri Park against the divisive of Opposition especially as we witnessed during the recent #ParliamentLogjam," Goel tweeted.

and Goel are considered competitors in BJP and have avoided sharing common platforms on several occasions in the past.

The BJP MPs countrywide will observe similar protests in their constituencies. will also observe a fast, a statement said.

Other BJP MPs in Delhi will sit on fast in their respective constituencies from 10 AM to 4 PM. They will be joined by leaders and workers of the party.

and Chandni Chowk MP will sit on a fast at

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First Published: Wed, April 11 2018. 21:05 IST