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Prophet Row: Several states in turmoil, 2 killed in Ranchi

Two people died of gunshot wounds in Ranchi, the capital of Jharkhand, on Saturday and further protests erupted in Howrah, West Bengal, as tension reigned in several parts of the country a day after violent protests against the controversial remarks of the two now sacked BJP officials on the Prophet Mohammad. .

Authorities suspended the internet and tightened security in affected districts as they cracked down on protesters who were allegedly involved in violence and clashes with police on Friday, with nearly 240 people arrested in Uttar Pradesh alone. Cases have also been recorded in Delhi, Maharashtra and other states.

Prez Polls: Mamata Writes to CM Oppn, Congress Says Appoint Someone Who Can Protect Citizens

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wrote to opposition leaders on Saturday asking them to attend a meeting convened by her on June 15 in New Delhi to prepare a common strategy for the upcoming presidential polls.

Banerjee sent a letter to 22 opposition leaders including Congress Speaker Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury.

Meanwhile, Congress has said opposition parties should overcome their differences and elect a president who can protect the Constitution, institutions and citizens from the BJP’s “ongoing assault” on power.

Amit Shah to Address IRMA Convocation Ceremony in Gandhinagar

Union Home Minister Amit Shah is embarking on a three-day visit to Gujarat and the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu from Friday where he will chair a meeting of the Council of Western Zone, convening of Anand Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), among others.

On Sunday, the Union Minister will address the 46th IRMA Convocation Ceremony, inaugurate or lay the foundation stone for a number of Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation development projects.

He will also lay the foundation stone for a development project in Sanand.

Congress to Organize National Pressers for National Herald Crackdown on ED

Sachin Pilot in Lucknow, Vivek Tankha in Raipur, Sanjay Nirupam in Shimla, Ranjit Ranjan in Chandigarh, Pawan Khera in Ahmedabad, Alka Lamba in Dehradun, Nasir Hussain in Patna, Madhu Gaur in Goa will hold a press conference as part of the call from ED to Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case.

In states where national leaders will not reach, local leaders will hold a press conference. On Monday, Congress will also hold protests across the country. In Delhi, all senior party leaders and MPs will visit the ED office with Rahul Gandhi.