The leadership is worried that some of its 29 MLAs may not follow the party whip while voting to elect a member each to Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council,
CBI had filed a charge sheet against Sahani alleging that he, in collusion with other persons, used forged e-tickets and fake boarding passes to defraud Rajya Sabha to the tune of Rs 23.71 lakh.
The state BJP can get three candidates elected to the Upper House.
Satish Mishra gets repeat ticket for third consecutive term, Ashok Kumar Siddharth is the new nominee.
In the coming months could bring some relief for the NDA government in terms of pushing its legislative agenda, especially after TMC chief Mamata Banerjee announced her support for the GST Bill.
Asked about SP chief’s response, Bukhari said Mulayam “has assured to look into the matter” because the party has already released the list. Bukhari claimed that he did not recommend any specific name for Rajya Sabha candidature.
A commerce graduate from Lucknow University, Sanjay Seth claims he has been picked to “represent the business community in Rajya Sabha”.
Party is certain of getting 7 seats, will try to win a seat each from Karnataka, UP
The apex court’s ruling against a state domicile requirement for a Rajya Sabha seat must be challenged
Amar Singh started meeting Mulayam and Akhilesh soon after 2014 Lok Sabha polls that he contested, lost
The other nominees are Beni Prasad Verma, Sanjay Seth, Sukhram Yadav, Vishambhar Prasad Nishad, Arvind Singh and Revti Raman Singh.
MPs must not run down a law that promises a more informed citizenry
Mayawati said the judiciary was exploiting the differences within the political class.
“This House (Rajya Sabha) and the Lok Sabha has the primacy in law-making and budget-making. Law-making and budget-making cannot be decided by any third party,” Jaitley said, in an apparent reference to the judiciary.
Rashtrapal was a member of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G scam in the previous Lok Sabha.