BJP Parliamentary board has selected JP Nadda as working president. He will remain the working president till the BJP’s membership drive and organisation elections are over," Defence Minister Rajnath Singh tweeted.

On May 30, the YSRCP chief took oath as the second chief minister of Andhra Pradesh since its bifurcation.

"The party will first go for the membership drive. Organizational elections will happen only after that," party leader Bhupendra Yadav told reporters at party HQ while briefing about Amit Shah's meeting with party leaders.

The government will provide scholarships to five crore minority students in the next five years to ensure their socio-economic-educational empowerment. Of five crore students, 50 per cent will be girls students.

Kanojia was booked under sections 500 (defamation), 505 (statements conducing to public mischief) of the Indian Penal Code and section 67 (publishing or transmitting obscene material in electronic form) of the Information Technology Act.

The Hyderabad MP said that he is still hopeful of getting Muslim's place in the country as the community does not want to survive on anyone's alms.

JD (U), however, will remain a part of National Democratic Alliance in Bihar and will continue to support the central government.

Kerala Health Minister K K Shailaja had on Friday met Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and discussed the status and preparedness of her state for containment and management of Nipah Virus disease.