Raipur, December 10, 2008: After Congress was defeated in the Chhattisgarh Assembly election the fight for the post of Leader of Opposition has intensified.
Majority of the MLAs wanted that the former Chief Minister Ajit Jogi should become the Leader of Opposition in the state assembly, senior party legislature Nand Kumar Patel told reporters here.
During the meeting of the Congress legislature party the issue would be raised before the central observer, sources close to the Jogi camp said.
However, rival camp of Jogi said they wanted Ram Pukar Singh as the Leader of Opposition.
Ram Pukar has a clean image and had also defeated the state BJP President Vishnu Dev Sai, rival camp sources told ChhattisgarhTopNews.Com.
Ram Pukar has also been a senior tribal leader who had been elected to the State assembly for the seventh time, they said indicating that there could be intense lobbying for the Leader of Opposition post.
Given the immense popularity of Chacha Chaudhary comics, a unique initiative, a comic book titled “Chacha Chaudhary aur Chunavi Dangal” was launched by Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar at Nirvachan Sadan today.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel today said Chhattisgarh has emerged as the best model in the country for social justice as the state government has made plans for all sections of the society.
The fourth and final meeting of the G20 Framework Working Group (FWG) under the Indian G20 Presidency is set to take place in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, from September 18-19, 2023.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dedicated to the nation several rail sector projects worth around Rs 6,350 crore in Raigarh of Chhattisgarh.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Raigarh district in Chhattisgarh tomorrow to dedicate several important rail sector projects worth around Rs 6,350 crore.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel today laid the foundation stone for a commercial hub, aero city and Shaheed Smarak at the Nawa Raipur.