Ashok Tanwar

Ashok Tanwar announces drive to take up social issues in Delhi

Ashok Tanwar said that cycle yatras will be taken out in all the parliamentary constituencies of Delhi from November 30 to December 6.

published on : 19th November 2019

After announcing support to JJP, Ashok Tanwar decides to back Abhay Chautala on single seat

Tanwar's supporters were of the view that he and Abhay Chautala, seeking re-election from Ellenabad seat in Sirsa district, have the same objective of stopping the BJP from returning to power.

published on : 16th October 2019

Will support Jananayak Janta Party, says Ashok Tanwar after quitting Congress

Ashok Tanwar announced his resignation on Twitter and posted a four-page letter addressed to Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

published on : 16th October 2019

Ashok Tanwar​ won't be given entry into BJP: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

The chief minister said it is not the first time that accusations of corruption in ticket distribution in the Congress have been made.

published on : 5th October 2019

Former Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar quits party before polls

Tanwar said that Congress is going through existential crises, not because of its political opponents but because of serious internal contradiction.

published on : 5th October 2019

'Rebel' Ashok Tanwar figures in Congress list of star campaigners for Haryana polls

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was among the party's top campaigners in the last Lok Sabha polls, has been kept out.

published on : 5th October 2019

Restrain & introspect: Congress tells sulking duo

Both the leaders have worked at preeminent positions in the party and need to introspect that if their actions are helping those that have harmed the nation, he asserted.

published on : 5th October 2019

Congress infighting: Twin trouble for Grand Old Party

Infighting in Congress’ Haryana unit reaches Sonia Gandhi’s doorstep as Ashok Tanwar protests in Delhi; Sanjay Nirupam says he will stay away from Maharashtra election.

published on : 4th October 2019

Ashok Tanwar resigns from Congress poll panels, says will work as ordinary party worker

In his letter to Congress president, Tanwar said he was stepping down from various committees formed by her for the Haryana assembly elections but would continue to work to strengthen the party.

published on : 4th October 2019

Haryana Congress leaders' infighting reaches Sonia Gandhi's door

Ex Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar targeted Ex-CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda and alleged that ticket of Sohna constituency has been sold for Rs 5 crore.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Ashok Tanwar skips Haryana Congress meet on polls, holds parallel deliberations

On Tanwar skipping the party meeting, Kumari Selja said the party’s focus is on the elections and Central Election Committee will meet September 30 to finalise candidates.  

published on : 27th September 2019

Congress may appoint Kumari Selja as Haryana unit chief

Sources said the party high command is understood to have decided to replace Tanwar, who was appointed as state party chief in February 2014. 

published on : 29th August 2019

Haryana polls: Bhupinder Singh Hooda leaves window open to bargain with Congress top brass

He has not been successful so far as Tanwar is close to former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi. 

published on : 19th August 2019

Haryana Congress MLA resigns, says his complaint against party's state unit chief not heard

In his resignation letter, Jai Tirath Dahiya, however, did not broach upon the issue of his differences with Ashok Tanwar and only mentioned that he would like to resign from his seat.

published on : 2nd August 2019