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Explained: Rohtak land case against Bhupinder Hooda, to be probed by CBI now

July 08, 2021 9:45 am

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered an investigation by the CBI into the alleged Rohtak land release scam dating to the time when Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda was Chief Minister of Haryana.

Rohtak village grapples with Covid, 'mystery fever' talk as 18 die in 10 days

May 11, 2021 7:12 am

The deaths have prompted the district administration to begin setting up a Covid centre in the village, around 60 km from Delhi, the first such centre in rural Haryana.

Gunmen open fire at Rohtak wrestling akhara, five killed

February 13, 2021 3:54 am

Sources said five persons had died in the incident, while two others received injuries. However, till late evening, the police confirmed the death of three persons.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: BJP fields union minister’s IAS son in Hisar, Cong ex-MP from Rohtak

April 15, 2019 5:56 pm

Both Hisar and Rohtak are high-stakes constituencies, considered strongholds of Bhajan Lal (Indian National Lok Dal) and Bhupinder Singh Hooda (Congress) families. The BJP has now named candidates for all the 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana, where polling will be held in the sixth phase on May 12.

Haryana: Tough battle in CM, ex-CMs’ hometowns

December 14, 2018 9:06 am

Khattar, Hooda and Bhajan Lal’s family members have joined the poll campaign for MC polls by holding meetings with their supporters.

Cops vanished from minister’s house under attack during 2016 Jat stir: Ex-Rohtak DC to CBI

July 15, 2018 8:01 am

The CBI had recently filed a chargesheet against 51 accused, including an advocate named Sudeep Kalkal, for the attack on the house of Abhimanyu but kept the investigation open to unearth the larger conspiracy.

Cops in Haryana on alert in wake of call of Jat Mahasabha

June 01, 2018 11:37 pm

The mahasabha is expected to be organised at Rohtak's Jassia area and the Gaon Bandh protest in the state is being staged by the Rashtriya Kisan Mahasangh.

Three-day visit: BJP chief Amit Shah arrives in Hooda stronghold of Rohtak

August 03, 2017 9:04 am

The town has been the epicentre of Jat quota agitation

BJP chief Amit Shah begins his 3-day visit to Rohtak today

August 02, 2017 3:39 am

Rohtak is known as a stronghold of former Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, but BJP leaders claim the Hooda factor did not play any role in finalising the venue for the party meeting.

Rohtak: Unidentified men open fire at property dealer, kill wrong man

May 04, 2016 12:48 pm

Preliminary investigations conducted by the police revealed that the assailants had come to kill another man "VC", but Sanjay got killed in a case of mistaken identity.


Rohtak traders demand compensation for their loss

February 23, 2016 6:37 am

Rohtak, Feb 23 (ANI): The traders, whose shops were either burnt down or looted during the quota stir by the Jat community in Rohtak, Haryana, took to the streets and urged the government to compensate them for their losses at the earliest. A shopkeeper, Gulshan Dang, said, "I want to urge the Narendra Modi-led government to compensate our losses 100 percent without any delay." Another shopkeeper, Anil Kumar said that he is left with no source of income after his two showrooms were burnt down by the protestors. He asked PM Modi and Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar that why are common people suffering who don't relate to Jat demands.