An LPG cylinder worth Rs 975 needs to be refilled twice a month, while the cost of cooking food on a 'chulha' will be Rs 500 per month, Congress MLC Deepak Singh claimed.
He said, as per some legal point, if a person has lost an elections recently, he cannot be appointed as MLC.
The party is likely to field the same members for the next election as it does not want to take any chances, party sources said.
In the Old Mysuru region — where the JDS is politically strong — MLC BEML Kantharaju, a Vokkaliga leader from Tumakuru, has already started holding parleys with Congress bigwigs.
TPCC working president B Mahesh Kumar Goud said that a committee formed by the TPCC would scrutinise all the applications.
Dozens of private teachers committed suicides in both Telugu states.
Taking a jibe at the Maharashtra Governor, Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana said that the MLCs would not be appointed until the Governor's "favourite government" comes to power in the state.
TDP leader P Ashok Babu questioned the rationale behind the Andhra government’s decision to issue offline government orders.
The delay by Koshyari in taking a decision on the proposal sent by the Maharashtra cabinet to nominate 12 persons as MLC from his quota has become a major bone of contention between him and MVA.
Nawab Malik noted the high court has said the governor should take a decision on the nominations, cleared by the cabinet in November 2020, at the earliest in the interest of the state.
A division bench held that it was the duty of the governor to speak and let the chief minister know about his views within reasonable time on time.
The State Cabinet cleared Kaushik Reddy’s name at its meeting on August 1 and sent the file to the Governor the very next day. Even though it is 10 days now, the Governor is yet to act on it.
After Padi Kaushik Reddy’s nomination as MLC, TRS is unlikely to choose Reddy candidate for the Huzurabad byelection.
Anonymous callers had threatened to eliminate the MLC R Ramesh Yadav like TDP’s BC leader Nandam Subbaiah, who was murdered in December last year.
Along with its membership drives, the ruling party of Telangana has been digitising membership records, too.