The police was questioning the ‘admin’ of the WhatsApp group to trace the identity of the person who posted the comments.
The committee also includes the Home Secretary, Finance Secretary and Raipur SP.
Special Judge Manoj Jain said that the retired judge had “co-operated with the CBI” and no “useful purpose” would be served by allowing him to remain “behind bars” at this juncture.
The police said they arrested nine “leaders” of various parties and organisations on Thursday and almost 100 associates of these leaders. Those who were detained spoke about police excess.
“Perhaps during my entire political life, I am seeing it for the first time that 10,000 toilets were constructed in only 10 days in a block,” the minister said while addressing the people in Kendri, located around 25 kms from Raipur.
On July 10, for the first time in the history of the Chhattisgarh conflict, the police formed a commando unit comprising only women, meant for operations in the Bijapur forests. For the police, there were many arguments for such a move. For the women themselves, it is the first time, they say, that “they feel like policewomen”.
The government also stated they are sending a proposal to the Centre to increase the number of labour days from 100 to 200 per family under MGNREGA.
Based on the complaint lodged by the girl’s family members, the accused was arrested last night under section 376 (punishment for rape) of the IPC and under the provisions of Protection of Children from Sexual Offence (POSCO) Act, he said.
Baghel along with other party leaders visited Dr B R Ambedkar Memorial Hospital on Monday where three newborns had died. While relatives of newborns claimed that disruption in oxygen supply led to the incident, state health officials denied it.
Around 1,500 villagers tried to gherao the tehsil office demanding strict action against the accused. They also alleged that some more people were involved in the incident, but police were trying to save the other accused.
On his arrival in Raipur on Sunday night, Agriculture Minister Brijmohan Agrawal told the media, “I am happy and content that the (party) national president heard me out for over an hour. After that, I thought that he was satisfied with what I was saying.”
On a tip off, the Naxals were arrested in a joint operation by district police force and Chhattisgarh Sashastra Dal. The arrested cadres provided information about police movement and logistical support to Naxals, he said.
The Raman Singh government must probe charges of illegal acquisition by a minister’s family
According to government records, six of the 15 different tracts of land allegedly encroached in Chhattisgarh, totalling over 10 hectares, have been documented as “chhote jhaad ke jungle” and “bade jhaad ke jungle”, or jungles comprising small and big shrubs.
Rahul Gandhi said, “Itne zor se jhoot bolte hain jisse logon ko vo sach lage. Sirf power mein aane ke liye baar baar jhoot bolte hain (BJP leaders lies with such force that people think it’s the truth).”