Madhya Pradesh bye-election LIVE UPDATES: Ahead of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections later this year, the bye-election are a litmus test for the Shivraj Singh Chouhan led BJP government in the state.
Zainab Karbalai suffered 70 per cent burn injuries when a gas cylinder accidentally caught fire and exploded at her residence here on February 10, police said.
Former Congress president Sonia Gandhi will be on a day’s visit to her constituency tomorrow to attend a meeting of the district vigilance and monitoring committee. She will also inaugurate various schemes.
He was speaking on the Motion of Thanks to Governor O P Kohli’s February 19 address to the House on the first day of the Budget Session, when the topic veered towards the BJP’s poll performance following a dig by the Congress.
Amitabh Bachchan is following Manish Tewari, Shakeel Ahmed, Sanjay Nirupam, Randeep Surjewala Priyanka Chaturvedi and Sanjay Jha on Twitter.
Leader of CPI(M)-led Left Front legislative party Sujan Chakraborty along with Congress and Left Front MLAs demanded a discussion on the attack on media personnel by members of Hindu Sanhati Mancha on February 14.
“Burning holes in the pockets of already burdened people has become the single point agenda – ‘motto’ of Modi government,” said Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala in a statement accusing the government of indulging in “organised fleecing” of ordinary citizens.
Akash, 24, who has 5,200 followers on Facebook, was arrested Sunday in connection with the recent murder of Youth Congress leader S P Shuhaib. It is the second political killing in which his name has come up.
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Union minister Prakash Javadekar’s attack on the Congress chief came on a day when the latter accused Modi of being an “instrument of corruption” and targeted him over escape of Vijay Mallya and Nirav Modi, who are accused in different scams.
Narayanaswamy, a close aide of Congress MLA Byrati Basavaraj, took the extreme step after an official rejected a ‘fake’ document submitted by him.
PM Modi on his second visit to Karnataka in just 15 days, announced new infrastructure investments in Mysuru and urged people to vote for his parent party, as the poll heat intensifies in the state.
For the BJP, Gorakhpur assumes significance as it is the bastion of Adityanath, who has represented it in Lok Sabha five times. Prior to Adityanath, Gorakhpur was thrice represented in the Parliament by his mentor Avaidyanath.
The bypolls to Mungaoli and Kolaras assembly seats were necessitated due to the death of sitting Congress MLAs Mahendra Singh Kalukheda (Mungaoli) and Ram Singh Yadav (Kolaras). The counting of votes would take place on February 28.
The reward has been announced for Congress MLA Hemant Katare who, police said, was not appearing before them in connection with a case of rape and abduction despite being served summons.