The district unit of the BJP will stage a jail bharo agitation here on May 27 in protest against corruption, rising prices of essential commodities and the failure of the UPA government on all fronts, SiddeshYadav, district unit president, has said. Mr. Yadav said that the Congress-led UPA government had failed to protect the interests of common man. Instead of focussing their attention on such crucial issues, Union Ministers were busy swallowing funds meant for development schemes, he said.

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