Over the 'coalgate scam', the main Opposition party Congress has tightened their noose and will stage massive demonstration in the State Capital. The Congress will also lay a siege of the Chief Minister's residence here on Tuesday. The PCC President Nandkumar Patel alleged that the allocations of the coal blocks in the State were made to please the Bhartiya Janata Party big wigs.
Congress MLA and former Chief Minister Ajit Jogi on Sunday said that the party, it comes to power after 2013 Assembly elections in 2013, would implement former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's ambitious 'Food for Work' scheme in Chhattisgarh. Jogi claimed that the Congress would get majority in the 2013 Assembly elections and form the Government.
The main Opposition party Congress is making hectic preparations to gherao Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh residence on September 4. In this regard, Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee (CPCC) Nand Kumar Patel conveyed series of meetings of the leaders at the party office here on Sunday. Speaking to the party leaders at the meeting the CPCC President alleged Chief Minister for misleading the committee for the allocation of coal blocks in the State.
Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee had demanded resignation from Chief MInister Dr. Raman Singh over the issue of beneficiating Nagpur- based Sancheti Brothers through coal blocks, The CPCC with this demand would 'gherao' the Chief Mister's residence on September 4.
Making a poignant appeal to people of the country, former Bhartiya Janata Party National President Rajnath Singh urged them to come forward and save the country. Addressing a Mammoth gathering at Gandhi Maidan in Raipur on Saturday, the former BJP National President said it is the people only who can save the country by changing the corrupt Congress-led United Progressive Alliance Government at the Center.
Terming the allotment/granting of coal mining rights- the coalgate scam by the Congress led United Progressive Alliance Government as the biggest scandal in Independent India, former Bhartiya Janata Party national President Rajnath Singh demanded immediate resignation of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, cancellation of all coal blocks allocations and inquiry into the whole fiasco by an independent organisation.
The schedule public meeting of former Bhartiya Janata Party National President Rajnath Singh on September 1 has evoked tremendous response among the party workers. to review the preparations regarding the meeting, School Education Minister Brijmohan Agrawal took the stock of the situation at Gandhi Maidan here on Friday.
mounting charges on the ruling Bhartiya Janata Party Government in the State, the main Opposition party Congress said that Dr. Raman Singh has totally 'misled' the coal allocation committee by making 'person close to party big wigs. The Congress gas demanded CBI inquiry into the case. Pointing out 'double standard' shown by the Chief Minister, Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee Nand Kumar Patel said that Dr.
The ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)and Opposition Congress Party have locked horn over the issue of corruption in the allotment of coal blocks. On one side, where BJP has organised a public meeting on the coal row on September 1, congress party is chalking out strategy to register symbolic protest against Rajnath Singh, Who is coming to attend the public meeting, by reckoning State Government responsible for the corruption in coal block allotment.
Raising the issue of coalgate controversy and blaming the State Government for 'good turn' in allocation of coal blocks, main Opposition party Congress staged massive demonstration and 'gherao' Raigarh Collectorate here on Thursday. The posture of the party by Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee President Nand Kumar Patel. CPCC President Nand Kumar Patel speaking on the occasion said that Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh has allocated the coal block in state at throw away prices to the persons close to him or party big wigs.