Samajwadi party expels CM Akhilesh, Party splits Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav has called for the party’s Parliamentary board meeting. The meet comes a day after expelling his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and senior leader Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for six years citing gross indiscipline. Akhilesh has also called for a meeting of the party MLAs at his official residence.
Prime Minister Modi launches a new app ‘Bhim’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched Bharat Interface for Money – BHIM – an app that lets users to make payments using Unified Payment Interface. Now it is available only on Android, the app lets users to pay and receive money with no processing fee. A transaction cost, however, may be levied by the user’s bank. The app lists 30 banks including SBI, HDFC, ICICI, Union Bank of India, South India Bank, and Standard Chartered, among others.
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