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Mukesh Agnihotri


Himachal Congress seeks probe into BJP MP Ram Swaroop Sharma's death

March 19, 2021 10:28 pm

A second term Lok Sabha MP from Mandi parliamentary constituency, the 63-year-old Sharma was found allegedly hanging from the ceiling at his official residence in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Himachal Speaker mulls FIR against Congress MLAs for 'manhandling' Governor

February 26, 2021 6:48 pm

The Speaker told PTI that this is for the first time in the history of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly that the Governor was manhandled by Opposition members.

Shimla-Mataur, one of Himachal’s main national highways, declared unviable by Centre

September 20, 2020 9:48 am

Agnihotri said no road from Himachal except the Amritsar-Una highway falls in the list of viable national highways as per a recent list prepared by the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.

Himachal Pradesh: No provision for resource mobilisation, says Opposition

March 06, 2020 9:24 pm

Talking to reporters after the budget was presented by chief minister in the state assembly, Leader of Opposition Mukesh Agnihotri said CM Jairam Thakur has merely played with figures and failed to present any solid welfare scheme.

Himachal Pradesh Winter Session: A rape everyday, says Cong leader of House

December 14, 2019 12:17 pm

Mukesh Agnihotri said that a total of 641 cases of rape have been reported from the state in the last two years. “During the same period, 390 cases of cruelty against women, 49 murders of female victims, and 125 cases of eve-teasing were reported," he added.

Mukesh Agnihotri is new CLP leader in Himachal Pradesh

January 06, 2018 1:57 am

55-year-old Mukesh Agnihotri, elected from Haroli, is a staunch loyalist of former CM Virbhadra Singh.

Virbhadra plans show of strength as Rahul sets date for review

January 10, 2014 1:45 pm

It's not sure if the Chief Minister's team proposes to rope in any senior central leader yet.

Few takers for skill development allowance,HP may rethink scheme

April 09, 2014 1:04 pm

Faced with all-round criticism,the Himachal government has found reasons to take a fresh look at the newly launched ‘skill development allowance’ for educated unemployed youths.

Pvt univs ‘commercialised’ education in HP: Minister

April 09, 2014 3:14 pm

In a veiled attack on the previous BJP regime,the Himachal Pradesh government Tuesday said that the mushrooming of private universities during the past five years has led to “commercialisation” of education in the state.

Plan size: Ministers rubbish Dhumal claim,tell him to verify facts

April 14, 2014 4:19 pm

The ministers said planning commission had approved a hike of 11 per cent in the plan outlay from Rs 3,700 crore to Rs 4,100 crore and so there is no justification in Dhumal’s claim regarding the cut in the allocation.