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SC notice to Bhupesh Baghel after IPS officer accuses state govt of targeting him

In his plea filed through Advocate Pulkit Tare, Gupta said that as Director-General of the state’s Economic Offences Wing (EOW) and Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), he had unearthed two major economic crimes — the “Nagrik Aapurti Nigam scam” and the “Alok Agrawal case”.

Chhattisgarh doubles OBC quota, hikes SC benefit; reservation total 22% over ceiling

Once in effect, it will mean Chhattisgarh will have a total of 72 per cent reservation, the highest in the country and far above the 50 per cent cap on quotas mandated by the Supreme Court.


Chhattisgarh CM's mother Bindeshwari Baghel passes away after prolonged illness

"Learnt about the demise of Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel's mother, Bindeshwari Devi Baghel. May her soul rest in peace and God gave her family the strength to deal with the loss," Rahul Gandhi said.

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel tears up while leaving Congress party post

Last week, Bhupesh Baghel had said he had asked Congress president Rahul Gandhi to appoint someone to head the state unit as he has his hands full as the chief minister. Baghel passed on the baton to Kondagaon MLA and tribal leader Mohan Markam.

Chhattisgarh: Bhupesh Baghel for tougher policy on Maoists who surrender, triggers a debate

In this situation, Baghel said, there should be a “reassessment towards giving them appropriate sentences, and in the interest of justice”.

Chhattisgarh: Man held in Raipur for ‘objectionable post’ on Baghel

Senior police officers confirmed that the arrest took place on June 9, and he was booked under Section 67(A) of the Information Technology Act, which deals with online obscenity.


Mining plan in Dantewada: SDM asks tribal protesters to disperse or face action

The SDM has threatened to “take legal action and clear the premises” and added that protesters would be responsible for the consequences.

Chhattisgarh Cabinet expands scope, ambit of welfare schemes

Baghel has also written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to include Chhattisgarh Forest Rights Acts leaseholders under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana.

What lies beneath

Conflict over mining in Bailadila points to a broader issue — the failure of institutions mandated to protect tribal rights

Chhattisgarh: Congress govt’s cases against BJP not going the way it wants

Sacked Attorney General claims he had warned govt that cases were being built in undue haste.