Shah said party workers in states like West Bengal and Kerala are killed even today for their ideology. Workers in Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana were looking at their counterparts in MP to boost their morale.
The minor was on her way to her aunt’s place when Bhagirath Patel took her to a temple and raped her. He was arrested a day later and the chargesheet filed three days later. A POCSO court awarded him capital punishment on July 7.
Following a complaint that the yatra, meant to trace the route taken by Lord Ram on way to exile, was being used to campaign against the ruling BJP in the garb of religion, the administration booked yatra convener Harishankar Shukla.
The Congress has not announced any CM candidate, though it has made it clear that the choice would be between PCC chief Kamal Nath and campaign committee chief Jyotiraditya Scindia, should it make the grade on December 11.
The government reply filed on Thursday stated that newspapers had reported the Chief Minister’s statement made in Balaghat on September 20, but clarified that it has no legal sanctity and that no written order had been issued.
Mayawati Wednesday said her party will contest the polls in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh on its own. Calling the Congress “arrogant” with a “casteist and communal mindset”, she said people had not forgiven the Congress for their “corrupt government”.
Quoting the recent amendments to the Act, the public prosecutor objected to the bail plea on the ground that the provisions of Section 438 of the CrPC will not apply to a case under the Act, notwithstanding any judgment or order or direction of any court.
CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan made the announcement in Khajuraho where a function to give awards to gaushalas was organised. The announcement comes days before the model code of conduct kicks in the poll-bound state.