Under the Loknayak Jaiprakash Narayan Samman Nidhi Rule, which was repealed on January 23, people who spent three months in jail under MISA provisions during the Emergency were being given Rs 10,000 per month.
According to the police, the deceased, Santosh Kaushik, had been working as a help and caretaker at the Jogi residence for four years. “The deceased’s brother complained on Thursday, on the basis of which, we registered FIR,” said Bilaspur range IG, Pradeep Gupta.
In the Chhattisgarh Assembly’s first session of 2020, the Bill was unanimously passed. However, the Opposition, comprising of the BJP and the Ajit Jogi-led Janta Congress Chhattisgarh, staged a walkout at the beginning of the session.
The Chhattisgarh petition, filed through Senior Advocate Vivek K Tankha and Advocate Sumeer Sodhi, said the NIA Act, in its present form, not only takes away the state’s power of conducting investigation through police but also confers unfettered discretionary and arbitrary powers on the Centre.
Armed with hammers and chisels, around 7-8 lawyers approached the lavatories behind the court. They damaged the walls and said that no one will be allowed to use the lavatory until the colour is changed.
In a letter to the CGPSC chief, dated January 7, Deepak Baij, the MP from Bastar, stated, “Several young men would be left out of the examination due to network connectivity issues. Kindly extend the deadline by 1-2 days.”
“The two doctors, through their lawyers, have explained the circumstances and put forth their side. They conveyed that they never received any written complaint from Dr Payal Tadvi or her family,” said MSHRC chairperson M A Sayeed.
The mayor, Shiv Sena’s Naresh Mhaske, also asked the department not to open any new account with any private bank. The TMC has several savings accounts and fixed deposits in Axis, HDFC and other private banks.