Tag: Raman Singh

Eight of 13 BJP Ministers lose seats in Chhattisgarh polls

Eight of 13 BJP Ministers lose seats in Chhattisgarh polls

Raipur: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s rout in the Chhattisgarh Assembly elections took scalps of several party heavy weights, including eight ministers, while Chief Minister Raman Singh won by a narrow margin. The eight ministers who lost their seats are Amar Agarwal, Prem Prakash Pandey, Kedarnath Kashyap, Rajesh Moonat, Ramsewak[Read More…]

ABP News-Lokniti CDSD survey: BJP likely to overcome anti-incumbency in Chhattisgarh with 52-60 seats

Ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the state would perform better than 2013 assembly elections, revealed during a survey conducted by the by ABP News-Lokniti CSDS.  The incumbent BJP government-led by Chief Minister Raman Singh will get 43 per cent of vote share and  Congress will obtain around 36[Read More…]

Antagarh Tape Case: FIR registered against former Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi, his son and others

Chhattisgarh: Ajit Jogi likely to contest from Marwahi, Congress mocks Janta Congress supremo

In a major political development on Sunday, Janta Congress Chhattisgarh supremo Ajit Jogi has decided to contest the upcoming assembly elections from Marwahi. The constituency is the traditional bastion of Jogi family. Earlier there were reports that former Chhattisgarh CM will not contest the election. Ajit Jogi had won from[Read More…]

Chhattisgarh Polls: Notification for first phase issued, Chief Minister Raman Singh expected from Rajnandgaon

Election commission on Tuesday issued a notification for the first phase of voting to be held on 12th November for 18 assembly seats including Bastar, Bijapur, Dantewada, Sukma, Kondagaon, Kanker, Narayanpur and Rajnandgaon districts. The assembly elections will take place in two phases in Chhattisgarh on November 12 and 20.[Read More…]

Chhattisgarh Assembly Polls 2018: State to witness a triangular contest for the first time

Chhattisgarh assembly polls which are scheduled for November 2018, has become a hot spot in political circles. Earlier, in 2013 Congress and BJP both were the main contenders in assembly polls, however, equations have changed this time (2018) and Chhattisgarh is ready to witness a triangular contest, after the formation[Read More…]

Chhattisgarh: Cold War between CM Raman Singh & Brijmohan Agrawal could cost upcoming election

Chhattisgarh assembly elections are scheduled for the end of 2018, however internal fight within the state BJP has started evolving.  Two BJP stalwarts of Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh and Cabinet Minister Brijmohan Agrawal, both are involved in an internal cold war over the Chief Ministerial candidature and experts[Read More…]

Rafale Controversy: Rahul Gandhi to hold nation-wide press conference to expose Modi government

Why no investigation of CM Raman Singh’s son in Panama Papers, asks Rahul Gandhi in Raipur

Chhattisgarh assembly election is due for December 2018 and the political corridors in the state are becoming active now. Pulling up his socks, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has reached Chhattisgarh for election campaigns. Attacking BJP over its failure in dealing with corruption, Gandhi says former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz[Read More…]

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