Jhabua bypoll

Jhabua bypoll: EC lets off MP BJP leader Gopal Bhargava with a light rap over 'Pakistan' remark

In a letter to Bhargava on October 14, a senior BJP leader of the state, the Commission advised him to be 'more careful' in his remarks made in public while campaigning for the bypoll.

published on : 16th October 2019

Gopal Bhargava seeks votes in Jhabua bypoll for `making Shivraj Madhya Pradesh CM'

The ruling Congress took exception to the statement, alleging that he was hinting at the imminent toppling of the Kamal Nath government in the state.

published on : 16th October 2019

Days before Jhabua bypoll, MLA who deserted BJP in July now back in saffron party fold

The development took place a fortnight after the other BJP MLA Sharad Kol too had made similar announcement of being part of the BJP.

published on : 15th October 2019

Jhabua bypoll: First litmus test for Madhya Pradesh's Kamal Nath government

While the Congress wants to strengthen its position in the bypoll, the BJP is trying to portray it as a referendum on the performance of the Kamal Nath government.

published on : 11th October 2019

Jhabua bypoll: MP minister Umang Singhar not among Congress’ star campaigners

The list of ministers tasked by Nath to supervise campaigning across the constituency includes Bala Bachchan and Omkar Singh Markam, among others.

published on : 3rd October 2019

BJP leader of opposition in MP booked for calling bypoll an India vs Pakistan battle

The returning officer for the October 21 Jhabua byelection Dr Abhay Singh Kharari has lodged a case against the BJP leader Gopal Bhargava after finding that his utterances violated the poll code. 

published on : 1st October 2019

FIR against BJP leader for 'India-Pakistan fight' remark over Madhya Pradesh bypoll

Gopal Bhargava, who is Leader of the Opposition in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, on Monday sought to portray the by- election as a 'fight between Pakistan and India'.

published on : 1st October 2019

Congress fields former minister Kantilal Bhuria for Jhabua bypoll

The party also cleared the candidature of Dilip Kumar Panda from Bijepur assembly constituency in Odisha.

published on : 25th September 2019

Jhabua bypoll: Will Kantilal Bhuria or Javier Medha get Congress ticket?

All eyes are on the Congress’ choice of candidate for the crucial by-election to Jhabua Assembly constituency, which it lost to the BJP twice in last six years due to factionalism.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Eyeing by-poll election win, Kamal Nath launches CM Housing Mission (Urban) from tribal-dominated Jhabua

The new scheme which is aimed at providing houses to urban homeless persons envisages making houseless residents of slum dwellings the owners of their houses.

published on : 12th September 2019