Chattisgarh polls

Congress ends BJP's 15-year-rule in Chattisgarh; Raman Singh resigns

As per the latest Election Commission data, the BJP, which was in power for 15 years, had won only ten seats and was leading on another five.

published on : 12th December 2018

Want one Chhattisgarh that is fair to everyone: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul at Jashpur pledged to the farmers and the tribals that no land will taken away from them without their consent, which he alleged was now being done forcibly.

published on : 17th November 2018

Chhattisgarh women don’t get due in poll tickets

Now, that the ticket distributions are over, the BJP and the Congress are trying to outscore each other by claiming to have allocated more poll tickets for women candidates in the election.

published on : 11th November 2018

Chattisgarh elections 2018: Amid threats, poll staff air-lifted to Naxal-affected areas

As per the directive of the Election Commission of India, extensive security arrangements have been put in place across the Naxal-affected areas of the state.

published on : 10th November 2018

Chattisgarh elections 2018: 'Choose between corrupt regime and development', says Amit Shah at roadshow

Shah was accorded a rousing reception by party leaders, workers and the people during the roadshow that continued for nearly 45 minutes passing through the lanes of the city.

published on : 10th November 2018

Chhattisgarh elections 2018: BJP releases manifesto; focus on farmers, youth, women

CM Raman Singh on the occasion called the manifesto of Congress as nothing more than a bundle of fiction which was released with the only objective to win the elections.

published on : 10th November 2018

Rahul Gandhi attacks BJP government on unemployment, corruption, issues from Rafale to Naxals

The Congress president promised that his government will create food processing plants in every district where farmers will get the right price for their produce.

published on : 10th November 2018

BSP desperate to improve vote share in Chattisgarh to continue as national party 

The party faces a twin challenge - get the party leaders elected to the House and simultaneously retain recognition as the national party.

published on : 8th November 2018

Election Commission asks Odisha government to seal border with poll-bound Chhattisgarh

Sources in the state police said the administration may seal roads connecting to towns in Chhattisgarh but Maoists use routes through jungles and not the main roads.

published on : 8th November 2018

CPI worker killed by Naxals in poll-bound Chhattisgarh's Sukma district

Kalmu Dhruva, the victim, was a worker of the Communist Party of India (CPI) while his wife is sarpanch of Bodko village, said Sukma Superintendent of Police Abhishek Meena.

published on : 8th November 2018

This Chhattisgarh village has only 4 voters

In polling booth number 143 in Sherandandh village of the constituency, there are only four voters, out of which three are from the same family.

published on : 7th November 2018

Chattisgarh elections: Congress workers vandalise party offices over ticket distribution; leader try to cover-up

The party, however, chose to play down the incidents calling them "minor protests", and claimed that there was no discontent among the workers.

published on : 2nd November 2018