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Mahadev app case: Bhupesh Baghel alleges ED acting on orders of its political superiors

NEW DELHI: Former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel launched a scathing attack on the Enforcement Directorate (ED) following his name surfacing in the agency’s recent second charge sheet related to the Mahadev betting app case investigation. Baghel’s reaction stemmed from Asim Das’s jail-recorded statement, where Das refuted claims of delivering money to politicians or their affiliates, […]

Former Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel named in Mahadev app case

A person named Dixit Kothari has been arrested from Mumbai in connection to this Mahadev betting app case.

Chhattisgarh elections 2023: Adivasi votes become gamechanger for BJP

Presently, the saffron party has secured a lead in 54 seats, while the Congress is only leading in 34 seats. 

Chhattisgarh polls: Raipur constituency sees all-women managed polling booths

KOLKATA: In a first in State Assembly election history, Raipur North’s constituency in Chhattisgarh had all of its polling booths managed by female personnel on Friday. “These all-women managed polling booths provided a sense of comfort and security for all voters, especially the female and third gender voters for more inclusive election” said an Election […]

EXCLUSIVE | Mahadev app, Chhattisgarh corruption so huge, we need study now: Assam CM

RAIPUR: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, the star campaigner of the BJP in the poll-bound state of Chhattisgarh, has hit out on the ruling government of Congress for purportedly being involved in corruption in the state. He has also affirmed that the Modi factor will work in Chhattisgarh and the BJP will form a […]

Congress never cared for Adivasis, BJP made them President: PM Modi

NEW DELHI: Ahead of the assembly elections in the 20 seats of Chhattisgarh’s first phase, including the Naxal-affected Bastar district, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked Congress party’s rule in the region claiming that they enabled the left wing extremist movement to gather traction.  He added, “Whenever Congress comes to power, the courage of terrorists and […]

Cong internally wants to replace Baghel, he won’t even know: Himanta Biswa

GUWAHATI: In a visit to Raipur, Chhattisgarh, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma expressed concerns over the Congress party’s internal dynamics, suggesting that the party is contemplating the removal of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel’s name from banners and posters. Sarma, who was campaigning ahead of the Chhattisgarh State Assembly elections, revealed that this decision was […]

Caste census across India gets nod from CWC post elections

NEW DELHI: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) has expressed its support for the caste census conducted by the Bihar government and pledged to conduct a nationwide caste census. Simultaneously, on Monday, it strongly criticised the Modi government for neglecting its “constitutional duty” by delaying the decennial census, which should have been conducted in 2021 or shortly […]

PM Modi to gift ₹57K Cr projects during MP, Chhattisgarh visits

BJP is expected to release its second list of candidates for the two states soon

WATCH | Won’t align with AAP for Chhattisgarh

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel dropped a bomb ahead of Mumbai meet planned by constituents of I.N.D.I.A, saying Congress won’t align with AAP in the upcoming polls in his state. His statement has opened fresh cracks in the I.N.D.I.A outfit, less than a month after it was floated in Bengaluru in presence of Grand Old Party’s […]