Paying tribute to Apna Dal founder Dr. Sone Lal Patel on his death anniversary at GIC Maidan on Tuesday, Union Minister Anupriya Patel said that Apna Dal (S) is demanding to increase the scope of OBC cream layer. Earlier its limit was six lakhs. This increased to 800,000 in 2017. Now Apna Dal (S) is continuously demanding to increase it to 15 lakhs. It should increase every three years, but it does not.

Jagran correspondent, Pratapgarh. Today people are discussing caste census. This is nothing new for Apna Dal(s). Such demands have been raised since the establishment of the party. India is full of diversity. India is unified in its ethnic diversity. Actual data on caste is necessary. Therefore, it is necessary to include all castes in the caste census. These things were said by Apna Dal (S) State President and Union Minister of State Anupriya Patel.

Paying tribute to Apna Dal founder Dr. Sone Lal Patel on his death anniversary at GIC Maidan on Tuesday, Union Minister Anupriya Patel said that Apna Dal (S) is demanding to increase the scope of OBC cream layer. Earlier its limit was six lakhs. This increased to 800,000 in 2017. Now Apna Dal (S) is continuously demanding to increase it to 15 lakhs. It should have been extended every three years, but it was not extended.

He said that just as there is a separate department for minorities and scheduled tribes, there should be a welfare department for backward classes also. Until this demand of Apnadar(s) is also met, the struggle will continue. He appealed to the party officials and workers to participate strongly in the Lok Sabha elections. Promise to hoist record flag in elections.

“INDAI will not oppose NDA”

After coming on stage to speak, he said in a press conference that INDAI will not oppose NDA. NDA will win in the five states where assembly elections are being held. Anupriya described Dr. Sonelal Patel as a great and thoughtful person. Said that he will always be in our hearts. The party is moving forward in accordance with his principles and ideas. The result was that it became the third largest party in the state.

Ashish vs Pallavi

Working president of the party and cabinet minister in the state government, Ashish Patel targeted SP. It is said that when she came to power four times, she did not care about the reservation of backward classes. Due to the efforts of Apna Dal(S) OBCs got reservation in Kendriya Vidyalaya, Navodaya Vidyalaya and NEET. It was said that when Mulayam Singh Yadav was the Defense Minister, no arrangement for reservation was made in military schools. His party is also worried. It is being said that as soon as elections come, SP starts worrying about OBCs. He has also taken charge from State Vice President of Apna Dal Kamerawadi and Sirathu MLA Pallavi Patel. He reportedly abandoned Sonelal’s principles and joined another party. Never worried about the room. Had Sonelal been alive, their families would not have belonged to each other. Whenever his party has any big plan, efforts are made to foil it. People tried to spoil the atmosphere through media, but never succeeded.

Flood occurred in Pratapgarh for the second time

Vishwanathganj MLA Jitlal Patel of Apna Dal (S) said that when Dr. Sonelal Patel had formed the party, there was such a crowd in Pratapgarh and now on the occasion of his death anniversary such a crowd has gathered. The state president expressed gratitude towards the guests of the party. All the speakers described the land of Pratapgarh as fertile because the party’s political journey started from here. On this occasion, Chairman Rajkumar Pal presented the statue of Gautam Buddha to the President of the country, Pragya Kumar Singh presented the turban and mace, Mullah Vishwa Natganj’s wife Vimlesh Patel presented a silver crown. State Advisor Rajendra Prasad Pal, MLA Vishwanathganj Jitlal Patel welcomed the guests. Anupriya’s sister Aman Patel wore a silver crown to welcome party founding member Rakul Chaudhary Lalu Patel. The meeting was presided over by District President Brijesh Patel and conducted by KK Patel.

are also present

National General Secretary and former MP Pulpur Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel, National Finance Minister OP Katiyar, National General Secretary RB Singh Patel, MLA Congress leader Ramniwas Verma, former Jail Superintendent Jai Kumar Jacky, State General Secretary and Advisor Rajendra Pal, State President Mahira Manch’s lamp garland. Kushwaha, Amit Patel Ph.D., National Vice President of Youth Forum Engineering Jitendra Patel, Mushtaq Ahmed, Kushagala Srivastava, Parmanand Mishra, District Magistrate Vipin Verma and others were present.