Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced that like in Assam, the National Register of Citizens (NRC) would be implemented in Haryana. The Indian Express explains different aspects of the issue.
Mehta is currently heading a task group constituted by Haryana government for redressal of pubic grievances. He had held various positions in Haryana government, including special principal secretary to the then CM Bhajan Lal from 1992 to 1996.
The dedicated workers of the INLD, who have remained loyal to the Chautalas since the time when Om Prakash’s father Devi Lal founded the Lok Dal in 1996, were emotionally upset at the time of the split in the party.
Congress sources said that the Hooda camp, which has been seeking state Congress chief Ashok Tanwar’s ouster for a long time, may take a call regarding their “politics of future” if the issue of state leadership is not resolved by August 18.
The questioning of Hooda by ED officials started at 3pm and continued till 9 pm. Before this, the former CM had gone to the Panchkula situated CBI court in connection with the Manesar land deal but the hearing could not take place due to strike by the lawyers.
After a split in the INLD in 2018 and humiliating defeat in the recent Lok Sabha polls, a feeling has gained ground in a section of its leaders that the party won’t return to the power in 2019 Assembly polls.
With a few Haryana farmers symbolically defying a government restriction against sowing banned HT Bt Cotton in Hisar, and the government determined to curb its spread, The Indian Express explains the complex problem and arguments that both the sides present.
The committee had held a meeting with Principal Secretary of Haryana Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes Department, Neerja Sekhar, on May 21 regarding a CAG report, which had also pointed suspected fraudulent payment of scholarships.