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Union Minister Observes Fast as BJP Seeks to Step up Pressure on Kerala Govt in Gold Smuggling Case


The Minister of state for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs alleged the chief minister had allowedhis office to be used by those who indulged in "anti-national activities and betrayed the nation."

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  • Last Updated: August 2, 2020, 8:18 PM IST

Union Minister V Muraleedharan on Sunday observed a day-long fast at his residence here demanding the resignation of Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the gold smuggling case.

The fast was part of intensifying the BJP's protests against the Kerala government over the recent gold smuggling involving diplomatic baggage. The Minister of state for External Affairs and Parliamentary ...


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