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Congress MLA out for voting in Rajya Sabha polls

Bhopal: After getting bail by the Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court, Congress legislator from Barwani Ramesh Patel, who was behind bars for the past five months in connection with nearly six-year-old rape case was released from the Central Jail here, along with three others on Friday. According to the Central Jail sources, Patel and three others were released after completion of all formalities. Now, Patel would be able to cast his vote for …

Gotiya’s nomination found valid

Bhopal: Despite the complaint lodged by Congress against independent candidate Vinod Gotiya, the Returning officer termed his nomination papers as valid. In all nominations of four candidates were found valid. If required, the polling would be held on June 11. Wednesday was the day scheduled for scrutiny of nomination forms. In all five nominations were filed. The Returning officer Bhagwandev Israni found four nominations valid and rejected one nomination of an independent candidate Shashi Stella.…

Kejriwal eyes Madhya Pradesh assembly polls

Arvind KejriwalBhopal: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal highlighting achievements of his government in Delhi, speaking to the citizens of Madhya Pradesh over phone. Counting few of the achievements like coming up with clinics in each ward, where people are getting round the clock treatment and free of cost medicines, new systems introduced in taxis, roads and traffic and adequate compensation to the farmers in case of damage to crops. After giving complete information, Kejriwal disconnects the …

Contractors, officials engaged in illegal mining: Diggy

Bhopal: Congress General Secretary and former chief minister Digvijay Singh has alleged that contractors and officials are engaged in illegal mining of sand under the patronage of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party. Singh told reporters on Tuesday night that unauthorised mining of sand is going on from the Narmada River said to be the lifeline of the state and from other rivers. No action has been initiated as they are getting protection from higher authorities. …

MPCC accuses Smriti Irani for humiliating Rahul

IraniBhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) here on Monday targeted Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani saying she was trying to humiliate Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi in an issue of admission of a child in Kendriya Vidyalaya here. While talking to media persons here on Monday, MPCC Chief Spokesperson KK Mishra said, “After Irani’s humiliation in Hyderabad’s student Rohiht Vemula’s suicide case and defeat in Amethi, she is trying to denigrate Gandhi. The …

Congress walks out, VAT amendment Bill passed

Bhopal: Amidst main the opposition Congress’ walking out, the Madhya Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday passed the Madhya Pradesh Value Added Tax (VAT) Amendment Bill along with two other amendment bills by voice vote. After the passage of VAT (Amendment) Bill, a clause of the Bill was passed and Dr Govind Singh and Ramniwas Rawat (both Cong) raised objection saying that the clause of the Bill should have been passed earlier. They said it was against …