The order came on the heels of conviction of two persons in a similar case on July 25.
The woman’s family had accused Digvijaya Singh, who was then Madhya Pradesh chief minister, and his brother Laxman Singh of playing a role in Mishra’s death.
The Congress MLAs demanded Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s resignation to facilitate impartial probe in the scam.
“The day-long bandh on the issue of Vyapam scam and to demand resignation of Chouhan was successful. We thank the people of Madhya Pradesh for their overwhelming support,” Yadav told reporters.
A leader close to the lone Muslim Congress MLA from North Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh, Arif Aqueel, said he was upset with the bandh as it will affect his Muslim dominated constituency.
The families of both said that they took the ‘extreme step’ after their names were linked to Vyapam.
Chhindwara Collector Mahesh Chandra Choudhary had earlier launched a campaign to extend the cleanliness drive to every village in the district.
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The demand for sending the viscera outside the state was made by Singh’s sister in a letter to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, official sources said.
The last rites of investigative reporter Akshay Singh, who was covering the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scandal, were held in Delhi where Rahul Gandhi and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal were among those present.
Puar and his accomplices were charged with murder after a person was allegedly killed in a clash with them in March.
The bus was on its way to Khandwa from Indore while the truck was heading towards Indore. Both the vehicles were moving at high speed at the time of accident, police said.
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The BJP has claimed that the tape is fake, and called it a Congress conspiracy to malign the image of Chouhan who they can’t defeat electorally.