Raipur, July 12, 2023: Mohan Markam was today removed from the post of PCC President of Chhattisgarh.
In place of Markam Bastar MP Deepak Baij was today appointed as the new PCC Chief, AICC General Secretary K C Venugopal through a release said.
“The party appreciates the contribution of the outgoing PCC President Mohan Markam, MLA,” the AICC said.
Markam was locked in a battle with the Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and recently even refused to listen to AICC General Secretary in-charge of Chhattisgarh Kumari Selja in work distribution among party office bearers.
Markam a second time MLA from Kondagaon (Tribal) seat of Bastar region is likely to be appointed as a minister in Baghel cabinet.
Deepak Baij was MLA twice and currently MP from Bastar.
Party insiders claimed Baij was a choice of the party high command.
It will be a difficult task for Baij to manage since state assembly election is just after a couple of months.
Social media creators of Chhattisgarh have shown full enthusiasm in the State Public Relations Department organised high profile social media creator meet “Lets Collab Chhattisgarh 2024”.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Bharat Tex 2024, one of the largest-ever global textile events to be organised in the country, here at New Delhi tomorrow.
Three Maoists were today shot by the security forces in a joint operation in Kanker district in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, official sources said.
Just ahead of the Lok Sabha election Prime Minister Narendra Modi will gift his native state Gujarat developmental projects worth 52,250 crore, official sources said today.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated, dedicated to the nation and laid the foundation stone for multiple development projects worth over Rs 34,400 crore for Chhattisgarh.
The four Holy Piparahwa Relics of Lord Buddha and his Two Disciples Arahata Sariputra and Arahata Maudgalyayana has reached Bangkok, Thailand.