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Randeep Surjewala


Dismiss HPSC, HSSC without delay, order independent probe: Surjewala on Haryana 'recruitment scam’

November 23, 2021 7:13 pm

"The arrest of Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC) Deputy Secretary Anil Nagar and others has made it clear that it is the country's biggest job scam. This is bigger than the Vyapam scam,” said Surjewala.

BJP driving people to commit suicide, says Congress, cites NCRB report

November 07, 2021 9:59 pm

The report titled ‘Suicides and Accidental Deaths in India' was released last month by the National Crime Records Bureau which comes under the Union Home Ministry.

Modi govt has created records in 'giving trouble' to people: Priyanka Gandhi on fuel prices

October 24, 2021 1:37 pm

Taking to Twitter, the Congress general secretary tagged a media report which said that this year petrol prices have increased by a record Rs 23.53.

Govt busy patting its back but questions remain: Congress

October 22, 2021 4:01 am

The Congress also demanded setting up of an independent commission, comprising health experts and judges, to look into the Covid deaths and fix accountability for the loss of lives during the two waves of the pandemic.

Congress plans to take asset monetisation issue to people, leaders to hold pressers across country

August 29, 2021 9:15 pm

The opposition party alleged the Union Government resorting to selling "family silver" proves the "gross incompetence" of the Modi Cabinet in effectively managing the Indian economy.

Congress leaders Randeep Surjewala, Srivinvas BV detained outside Parliament for holding tractor march

July 26, 2021 4:29 pm

Police said the tractor march was in violation of Section 144 of CrPC (Power to issue order in urgent cases of nuisance of apprehended danger).

Congress: Harsh Vardhan exit admission of Covid failure, PM should quit

July 08, 2021 3:10 am

The opposition party, which had been demanding Vardhan's resignation, said he has been made the fall guy.

Sonia Gandhi taken Covid jabs, govt should inoculate all instead of creating non-issues: Congress

June 17, 2021 1:09 pm

The Congress president's daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has taken her first dose of the vaccine and her son and Rahul Gandhi will take his shot post Covid recovery as advised by doctors

'Malicious' recalling of Bengal CS is death knell for federalism: Cong

May 29, 2021 7:34 pm

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said the "abrupt, malicious and unilateral" recall of the West Bengal's chief secretary by the Centre has shocked the conscience of the entire nation.

‘Toolkit’ probe: Police notice to its leaders, Congress writes to Twitter

May 26, 2021 5:39 am

The Congress asked Twitter to affix the “manipulated media” label to tweets of 11 Union Ministers, including IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, claiming that they were spreading “false and malicious propaganda” against the party.


Afzal Guru must not be eulogised: Congress

February 15, 2016 12:39 pm

ew Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Monday said Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, through proper judicial proceedings, was declared a terrorist by the apex court and was hanged after a long-drawn judicial process, so Guru must not be eulogised by anyone. He added that the democracy of the country is well-built and strong enough to fight anything affecting the country.

Irani ‘lied’ to nation over Dalit scholar’s death: Congress

January 21, 2016 8:22 am

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Thursday attacked Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Smriti Irani for “lying” and giving “false” information to the nation about the Dalit scholar suicide case. Randeep said both Irani and her Cabinet colleague Bandaru Dattatreya should be sacked immediately for allegedly putting pressure on the university to suspend five Dalit students, including Rohith Vemula who committed suicide.He added that this shows that BJP and its government can go to any extent to support their people.

Attack on Indian Consulate a grave concern: BJP, Congress

January 13, 2016 7:46 am

New Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Wednesday said that the attack on Indian Consulate Mazar-E-Sharif in Pakistan was condemnable. He said it was a matter of grave concern for the Indian Government and questioned the functioning of the intelligence. He stated that as per information the attack had been carried out by the Pakistan military. Meanwhile, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nalin Kohli said that it was a matter of concern which required being resolved at the earliest. He said the government would take cognizance of the information and take action accordingly.

Odd-Even scheme successful because of Delhiites: Congress

January 06, 2016 9:12 am

New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Wednesday said the Odd-Even formula has been successful in Delhi because of the cooperation of the people in the city. He stated that the scheme of Odd-Even has been bereft of politics and hence this formula has chances of doing well. He added the Delhi Government and other political parties should take decisions keeping in mind the pollution levels of the city and keep a check on the rising levels of pollution.