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Arjun Ram Meghwal


Budget's focus is on post-Covid growth, building back lives and livelihoods

February 05, 2021 9:47 am

The Atmanirbhar Bharat Mission is expanding the ambit of our actions in the global arena. The measures proposed in the budget will go a long way in cementing India’s role as the “factory of the world”, in addition to the country being the “pharmacy of the world”.

Arjun Ram Meghwal, who endorsed papad brand in Covid fight, tests positive

August 09, 2020 12:37 pm

"I am fine but have been admitted to AIIMS as per medical advise. I request that those who have come in contact with me in the last few days to please take care of their health", the minister tweeted in Hindi.

Union Ministers headed to Jammu forced to land in Srinagar due to bad weather

January 18, 2020 2:57 pm

The ministers are among the 36 ministers who are scheduled to hold close to 60 meetings in the Union Territory over the next six days. It was not immediately clear whether the team of ministers will stay back or return to the union capital.

Government asserts subsidy for EVs only for commercial vehicles, not personal usage

July 19, 2019 8:02 pm

Elaborating on the plans to promote EVs, Meghwal said that his ministry has invited proposals from entities to develop charging infrastructure in big and smart cities.

Single tribunal to expedite water disputes settlement, says Arjun Ram Meghwal

April 16, 2018 6:28 pm

Regarding the proposed Teesta Water Sharing Treaty between India and Bangladesh, Arjun Ram Meghwal said it was in an advanced stage and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had already made a statement in the Parliament.

Stopping candidates from filing nomination is not West Bengal's culture, says Arjun Ram Meghwal

April 15, 2018 10:34 pm

Asked about the Trinamool Congress' charge that the BJP mounted the communal plank to win votes, Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal said BJP never played such brand of politics.

Centre has no role in selection of R-Day tableaux: Meghwal on Mamata claims

December 25, 2017 11:57 pm

On Friday, Mamata had asserted that the rejection was an “insult” to the people of Bengal. Wondering whether the tableau was rejected because of its theme, the CM had claimed that it would be included in the Red Road parade in Kolkata on January 26.

Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal lashes out at Congress on demonetisation issue

August 31, 2017 8:24 pm

"Raising tax base was a big issue in the country and we have been able to add huge number of tax payers. Whether Congress added new tax payers. We stopped corruption but whether they (Congress) were ever able to put a stop to it," Meghwal asked.

Delhi confidential: The Bride Analogy

August 29, 2017 3:37 pm

Addressing a real estate industry function, Meghwal equated compliance inconveniences under GST as that of compliance inconveniences a new bride in rural India faces in adjusting with her in-laws.

Lok Sabha passes amendments to companies act, govt says will aid ease of business

July 28, 2017 1:01 am

During the discussion, Congress and Trinamool Congress members took on the government over demonetisation and sought to know why it was “hiding” the number of old 500 and 1000 rupee notes that had been deposited in banks post the radical step.


Here is a list of Union ministers who contracted Covid-19

September 17, 2020 1:06 pm

Here's a list of all the Union Ministers who had tested positive for the novel coronavirus infection.