Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Chhattisgarh Congress


Chhattisgarh MLAs camp in Delhi to meet party leader, CM says no politics

October 01, 2021 4:06 am

Around a dozen MLAs, including Ramanujganj MLA Brihaspat Singh, a close aide of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel who had accused state health minister T S Singh Deo of planning his murder, are camping in Delhi to meet AICC's Chhattisgarh in-charge, PL Punia.

Divide in Chhattisgarh Congress: MLA faces expulsion after he alleges Singh Deo supporters being targeted

September 24, 2021 3:48 am

The allegation is being seen as an apparent attack on Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, who is involved in a power tussle with Singh Deo over the issue of chief ministership.

Bhupesh Baghel to meet Rahul Gandhi again; 26 MLAs reach Delhi

August 27, 2021 7:29 am

Friday’s meeting is set to be their second one this week.

Chhattisgarh Congress rift widens, Rahul to meet Baghel, Singh Deo today

August 24, 2021 7:48 am

The Baghel government completed two-and-a-half years in office in June. Sources said Singh Deo could broach the issue of rotational chief ministership and several other issues related to governance in the state.

Chhattisgarh Cong issues notice to MLA over allegations against minister

July 28, 2021 10:31 am

As per the notice, MLA Brihaspati Singh has to submit a written clarification over his allegations within 24 hours.

Congress takes lead in Chhattisgarh urban body polls

December 25, 2019 3:17 am

With a shift to ballot boxes this year, and elections in several wards running close, some results were yet to be declared by the State Election Commission (SEC).

Rahul Gandhi picks tribal leader Mohan Markam as Chhattisgarh Congress president

June 28, 2019 4:47 pm

With his appointment, Markam has become the first tribal leader to head the party unit in the state.

Survivor of the Naxal attack on Congress convoy now a minister

December 30, 2018 7:28 am

On Tuesday, December 25, 61-year-old Lakhma, who won his fifth straight election from Konta, became minister in the new Chhattisgarh Cabinet, and has since been given the excise and industry portfolio.

Chhattisgarh Congress chief Bhupesh Baghel gets bail in ‘sex CD case’

September 27, 2018 7:06 pm

Baghel told the court during a hearing on September 24 that he is innocent and would not apply for bail or employ a lawyer, and will begin a satyagraha in jail. The court had then sent him in judicial remand for 14 days.

CBI questions Chhattisgarh Congress chief over 'sex CD' case

May 24, 2018 7:04 am

It was in this case that the Chhattisgarh Police had controversially arrested former BBC journalist and member of the Editors Guild Vinod Verma in October 2017, who was then given bail by a Raipur court in December.