Gopal Kanda

Alliance with JJP for Haryana's benefit: BJP leader Anil Vij

The BJP won 40 seats in the Haryana Assembly elections and tried to stitch up an alliance with Independents. However, it came under attack from the opposition over taking support from Kanda.

published on : 26th October 2019

Haryana polls: BJP dumps tainted MLA Gopal Kanda after uproar

Kanda had, on Friday, said he had decided to extend his unconditional support to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

published on : 26th October 2019

AAP tears into BJP over tainted Haryana MLA Kanda's offer of support

MLA Gopal Kanda, who is accused of abetting the suicide of air hostess Geetika Sharma, offered to lend his support to the saffron party to form the government in Haryana, causing widespread criticism.

published on : 26th October 2019

Airhostess’ kin slams bid to ‘rehabilitate’ tainted MLA Gopal Kanda

In 2012, Kanda, then a minister, was arrested after Geetika left suicide notes accusing him of harassment.

published on : 26th October 2019

No justice if such leaders are in power: Geetika Sharma's brother on Haryana MLA Gopal Kanda

Businessman-turned-politician Gopal Kanda has extended his unconditional support to the BJP for forming the state government.

published on : 26th October 2019

Twitterati urge BJP to ditch Sirsa MLA Gopal Kanda

While some have launched online polls on the issue of taking support from Kanda, many others have strongly opposed the idea.

published on : 25th October 2019

How Gopal Kanda became a king-maker of Haryana politics

Gopal Kanda continues to face trial in the airhostess suicide case, which is now in the evidence stage in a trial court.

published on : 25th October 2019

BJP divided over taking support from tainted Haryana MLA Gopal Kanda

BJP national general secretary and Haryana in-charge Anil Jain said the central leadership is aware of the realities and will take a call on it later.

published on : 25th October 2019

All India Mahila Congress writes to Amit Shah over Gopal Kanda's support to BJP in Haryana

Kanda is facing trial in the suicide case of Geetika Sharma, a former air hostess with his airline -- MDLR. The girl's mother had also committed suicide. 

published on : 25th October 2019

Independent MLA Gopal Kanda supports BJP in Haryana, triggers row over his past

Kanda's rise is well known in his hometown Sirsa, where he began as a shoe shop owner. He later joined the realty business and then dabbled with the aviation sector.

published on : 25th October 2019

Uma Bharti urges BJP not to seek support of Kanda, says he's an accused in woman's suicide

Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Uma Bharti said that BJP should take support from leaders with a clean image.

published on : 25th October 2019

BJP dissuades Haryanvi singer Sapna Chaudhary from campaigning for rival candidates

Sapna Chaudhary, who joined the saffron outfit in July, had released a video seeking support for Kanda, Haryana Lokhit Party candidate from Sirsa assembly seat.

published on : 20th October 2019

Sapna Chaudhary embarrasses BJP by campaigning for rival party candidate in Haryana

A video message of Chaudhary seeking support for Kanda in Haryana election went viral on social media, catching the attention of BJP leaders on Friday.

published on : 19th October 2019