The Standing Committee report on Demands for Grants (2012-13), which was presented to the Lok Sabha on April 29, 2012, said: “As stated by the Secretary, the media report was based on wrong inferences, surmises and conjectures and is strongly dismissed.”
Kohli also attacked Tewari for “ignoring norms and traditions that have been respected for long” in revealing what was discussed in a meeting of a Parliamentary Committee.
Party rejects remarks, questions locus standi; Antony says ‘nothing to say’; Aiyar says ‘something’ did indeed happen. VK Singh says Tewari has ‘no work’.
Manish Tewari, while speaking at a book launch yesterday, said that the story is “unfortunate but true”.
She said that nominated councillors were important part of the Municipal Corporation.
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The rift within the Congress unit surfaced when some time back, Bahl had invited Tewari to address a public meeting at Maloya where Bansal and his supporters, including Chhabra, were conspicuous by their absence.
Naqvi should introspect whether continuing in the government is the proper thing to do or not,” Tewari said.
Tewari urged the government to keep in view the losses suffered by the hosiery industry due to Kashmir floods.
The buzz in the AICC was that the directive was targeted at former Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari and former party spokesperson Rashid Alvi.
Former Union minister has attended around 2 dozen programmes in the city and is holding meetings with residents
Responding to a question on the decision of DU Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh to resign, Tewari called it “unfortunate”.
The University has learnt that no suspension order has been issued to any employee of the School of Open Learning.
Tewari said he had hoped that the Akali-BJP government and the NDA government would help in improving the air connectivity between Ludhiana and Delhi.
“There is a need for exhaustive process of analysis and exhaustive introspection,” said Manish Tewari.