July 24, 2022 9:41 am
From La Ganesan, BJP’s temporary replacement for Jagdeep Dhankhar in the West Bengal Raj Bhavan, to Jitin Prasada, who is in a spot over Yogi’s PWD crackdown, here are the Newsmakers of the Week.
July 21, 2022 11:48 pm
Jitin Prasada's position was in contrast to the stance taken by some ministers like Brajesh Pathak and Dinesh Khatik, who recently made dissenting voices against the functioning of the government by targeting senior bureaucrats.
July 20, 2022 12:56 pm
Taking cognizance of complaints of irregularities in transfers in the PWD, Chief Minister Adityanath had ordered a probe on July 12. The probe report was submitted on July 16. “Based on the recommendation of the probe report, action was taken,” the government spokesperson said.
September 28, 2021 4:48 am
The charge of the Technical Education Department was with the chief minister since the death of Kamal Rani Varun, who died of Covid-19 in August last year.
June 28, 2021 2:16 am
The buzz is that Jitin Prasada is one person who may be accommodated.
June 19, 2021 6:39 pm
Prasada said they discussed ways to ensure that the welfare schemes reach the public more effectively and the party organisation is strengthened further "so that the state and the country can be served".
June 11, 2021 6:13 pm
In an editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana', the Shiv Sena said Prasada, a young leader, was of no use to the Congress and will remain so to the BJP.
June 11, 2021 1:46 pm
Jitin Prasada on Wednesday became the first among the Group of 23 Congress leaders who had written to Sonia Gandhi last year seeking radical changes in the organisation to leave the party.
June 10, 2021 6:25 pm
Jitin Prasada and Kapil Sibal were among the 23 signatories of the letter sent to interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi last year seeking radical changes in the party.
June 10, 2021 1:57 pm
The Congress has to rethink and re-strategise some of these things and then only the party can come up, the former Union minister, M Veerappa Moily, said.