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Chhattisgarh Congress


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.

Baghel, Sinhdeo meet Cong top brass, seek Jogi’s ouster

January 08, 2016 1:28 am

Congress PCC chief Bhupesh Baghel and Congress Legislature Party leader TS Singhdeo came to New Delhi to submit the action taken report against Amit Jogi.

Chhattisgarh civic polls: Congress leading in civic polls

January 04, 2015 11:45 am

The trends major setback for Chief Minister Raman Singh who has personally led the civic poll campaign and travelled across the state.

Congress leader expelled for sending anti-party messages

November 01, 2014 2:39 am

Kumar allegedly posted an image that showed former PM Rajiv Gandhi holding a bank account in Swiss Banks.

Membership drive exposes friction in Chhattisgarh Congress

October 27, 2014 2:37 am

During the last Congress membership drive in Chhattisgarh a few years ago, the party had only enlisted 3.95 lakh members.

Row after Cong sends office boys to meet Chhattisgarh Governor

October 10, 2014 9:16 am

Trivedi said their behaviour was not inappropriate and pointed out that “earlier Governors had met up to 74 delegates of the opposition”.