Shiv Sena has officially expressed its intention to sit in opposition in the Maharashtra assembly in order to ensure that if nothing else, it could get the 'Leader of the Opposition' post in the Assembly, which enjoys the privileges of a Cabinet minister.
Even before the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the Congress was really worried from Modi style politics as the party and many of its associate regional partners were of the firm view that they will be able to keep the BJP (without Modi) out of power by branding the nationalist party as a communal party and people will again give a fractured mandate so that it can be easily manipulated by the so called secular parties to grab the power at the Centre.
Sufi Imam Mehndi Hussain-known for offering a skullcap to Narendra Modi in 2011- is again in news. This so called Imam has said that the Garba festival celebrated during Navratras has been taken over by demons.
Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and his father Farooq Abdullah are known for their anti-India and anti-people politics. They both used to consider Jammu & Kashmir as their personal property and were agitated whenever there was any talk about the abolition of Article 370.