• SENSEX
    NIFTY 50
Politics

Opposition stages giant joint rally in Kolkata to oust Modi

Updated : January 19, 2019 06:28 PM IST

Opposition parties joined forces against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday at a rally in Kolkata which attracted hundreds of thousands of people months ahead of elections. The 23 regional groups said they forged a common front to stop Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party, which beat the main opposition Congress and regional parties in 2014.

Mamata Banerjee speaks during
Mamata Banerjee speaks during "United India" rally attended by the leaders of main opposition parties ahead of the general election, in Kolkata. (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)
Leaders of India's main opposition parties join their hands together during
Leaders of India's main opposition parties join their hands together during "United India" rally. (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)
A supporter holds a cut-out of Mamata Banerjee during
A supporter holds a cut-out of Mamata Banerjee during "United India" rally. (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)
Supporters listen to speakers during
Supporters listen to speakers during "United India" rally. (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)
A supporter listens to speakers during
A supporter listens to speakers during "United India" rally. (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)
Supporters react during
Supporters react during "United India" rally. (REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri)
Live TV

Ask Our Experts CNBC TV18

Send your queries on investments and have them answered by our experts

Enter your details

Post