Ashwani Kumar

SC exploring 'alternative' investigation in Lakhimpur case is vote of no confidence in UP govt: Ashwani Kumar

The senior Congress leader Kumar further said that the observation made by the court expresses concern regarding a fair investigation in the case.

published on : 8th October 2021

NMP is ill-conceived, meant to hoodwink people: Former Union Law minister Ashwani Kumar

Terming the policy as a "cruel joke," he said the NMP is "virtually a transfer of taxpayer-funded assets to a handful of business groups."

published on : 2nd September 2021

Accept leadership's decision to appoint Sidhu as new Punjab Congress president: Ashwani Kumar

The former Rajya Sabha member from Punjab said the Congress leadership's decision should now be accepted by all in the interest of party unity.

published on : 18th July 2021

Bihar government may appeal the acquittal of Senari massacre accused in Supreme Court

The division bench of the Patna HC in their acquittal order cited the lack of adequate evidence and cast doubts on the identification of the accused.

published on : 22nd May 2021

COVID-19: Ashwani Kumar says government should ban political rallies, religious gatherings

India has reported 1,61,736 new COVID19 cases, 97,168 discharges and 879 deaths in the last 24 hours. 

published on : 13th April 2021

Verdict against Lalu Prasad not final decision, deserves bail: Former Law Minister Ashwani Kumar

He said the verdict of trial court is not the final decision on the alleged culpability of Lalu Prasad whose long record of public service cannot be discounted while respecting the judicial process.

published on : 6th January 2018