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Jyotiraditya Scindia attacks Raghubar Govt over unemployment and displacement

Dhanbad, Dec 10 (UNI) Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday attacked the Raghubar Das government over the issues of unemployment and displacement.
Addressing an election rally in Jharia, pitching for party candidate Poornima Singh, he said if Mahagathbandhan the state will be made free from the BJP and natives will not be displaced.
He said the youth and the farmers in Jharkhand were under stress but he government is busy merry making.
He also attacked the state government over the water and power crisis in the region and said that the displacement policy adopted here is neither providing adequate compensation to the displaced nor rehabilitating them properly.
The former Union minister said that if voted to power the party will take the best possible measures to check displacement.
He said the Mahagathbandhan government will ensure right MSP for farmers, the tribals will be given right over their land and women will be provided security.
Jharia is tangled in an interesting poll battle where Congress nominee Poornima Singh is fighting against her sister-in-law Ragni Singh of the BJP.
Ragni Singh is the wife of sitting Jharia MLA Sanjeev Singh who is in jail in connection with the murder of his cousin and former deputy mayor of Dhanbad Neeraj Singh. Poornima is Neeraj Singh's wife and contesting the polls as Congress candidate.
Jharia is among the 16 seats going to polls in the fourth phase on December 16.
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Mamata shares a photograph of NC leader Omar Abdullah in Twitter

25 Jan 2020 | 9:41 PM

Kolkata, Jan 25 (UNI) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday shared
a photograph of National Conference leader Omar Abdullah, saying " I could not
recognise Omar in this picture. "
Taking to her Twitter handle, Ms Banerjee said, " I could not recognise Omar in this
picture. Am feeling sad. "
" Unfortunate that this is happening in our democratic country. When will this end? "
stated the Chief Minister.

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Nitish extends greetings on Republic Day

25 Jan 2020 | 9:37 PM

Patna, Jan 25 (UNI) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today extended greetings
to the people on eve of Republic Day.

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Caste based census, a big challenge : Modi

25 Jan 2020 | 9:35 PM

Patna, Jan 25 (UNI) Admitting caste based census as a big challenge, Bihar Deputy Chief
Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today said that Bihar legislature had unanimously passed a
resolution but it is a difficult task.

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Left parties create Human Chain to protest CAA and NRC

25 Jan 2020 | 9:25 PM

Patna, Jan 25 (UNI) Left parties in Bihar created Human Chain to protest Citizenship
Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC), accusing Narendra
Modi government to divide society on the basis of religion which would disturb peace
and amity.

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CM calls upon people to imbibe ideals and energy of great martyrs

25 Jan 2020 | 9:21 PM

Dumka, Jan 25 (UNI) Chief Minister Hemant Soren today called on the people to
imbibe the ideals of the great martyrs in their lives as than they will able to feel the
energy which is needed for the country state and society.

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