Assam Congress has threatened to launch protests against the state if Mevani was not released on bail within 48 hours
Several party leaders blamed the veteran leader of failing to keep his grip inside and outside the Congress party.
Khurshid alleged that instead of addressing the primary issues of inflation, Modi government has been keeping the country busy in controversies of food, dress, hijab, etc.
Accusations of Congress party heads exchanging cash from its own party members and alliance have escalated
The FIR was lodged at the Bihpuria police station
In Assam, a candidate needs 43 votes to get elected. BJP and its allies have 83 out of 126 votes in the assembly, while Congress has 26.
Both petrol and diesel prices have risen by 80 paise per litre, and the total hike has now climbed to Rs 5.60 a litre.
To win the second Rajya Sabha seat from Assam, the NDA will need two votes. The Himanta Biswa Sarma-led BJP alliance is optimistic of winning the second seat.
Manipur CM N Biren Singh is currently leading by a margin of over 18,000 votes against his nearest Congress rival in Heingang constituency.
Various exit polls have forecast a BJP victory in the state, with the party expected to win 23 to 43 seats, while the Congress is expected to win four to seventeen seats.