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  • Following is the party position of the five states at 0153hrs
  • Congress dethrones Raje Govt in Rajasthan ; manages halfway mark
  • Congress dethrones Raje Govt in Rajasthan ; manages halfway mark
  • Racing towards the finish line in MP: BJP 79, Cong 78, SP one
  • PM Modi congratulates Cong, TRS & MNF, says win and defeats are part of life
  • Racing towards the finish line in MP: BJP 79, Cong 78, SP one
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Krushi Bhagya scheme extended to Horticulture Dept

Bengaluru, Sep 4 (UNI) The Karnataka Cabinet today decided toextend its 'Krushi Bhagya' scheme to Horticulture Department andapproved to set aside Rs 200 Crore this year for implementation onthe lines of Agriculture Department. Under the scheme, 90 per cent subsidy will be provided to farmersbelonging to SC/ST who grow Fruits, vegetables under Poly Houses. 50per cent financial assistance will be given to farmers belonging toother community, Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs T BJayachandra said. Briefing newsmen after the Cabinet meeting here, Mr Jayachandra said that the Krushi Bhagya Scheme will be implemented in 128 Taluks of25 districts in the State as announced in the Budget. He said that the Cabinet has approved extension of the scheme under whichagriculture machineries will be given on low rent for the benefit offarmers. Already the scheme is implemented in 500 hoblies and itwill be extended to remaining 250 hoblies in the State on PublicPrivate Participation Basis. Private firms with annual turnover ofabove Rs 10 lakh will be provided Rs 2.5 lakh subsidy and forthose below Rs 10 lakh turnover, in addition, tosubsidy assistance to purchase agriculture equipment. Rs 122 Crorewas earmarked for this purpose.UNI MSP CS 1635
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TRS tampered EVMs for victory: DK Aruna

11 Dec 2018 | 11:28 PM

Hyderabad, Dec 11 (UNI) Former Congress minister DK Aruna on Tuesday accused the TRS of tampering EVMs and getting a huge majority in the Assembly polls.

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Cabinet approves school uniform scheme in HP

11 Dec 2018 | 11:24 PM

Tapovan, Dec 11 (UNI) Jai Ram Thakur's Government approved Free School uniform to students of state run schools in the state on Tuesday
The State Cabinet meeting was held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur at Dharamshala.

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Veep, Mah Governor greet KCR on TRS' victory

11 Dec 2018 | 10:53 PM

Hyderabad, Dec 11 (UNI) Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Maharashtra Governor Vidyasagar Rao on Tuesday congratulated Telangana caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on TRS party’s bumper majority in the state’s Assembly elections.

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Election results shattered myth of BJP’s electoral invincibility: CPI(M)

11 Dec 2018 | 10:48 PM

Kolkata, Dec 11 (UNI) The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
on Tuesday said the defeat of the BJP in the elections to the state assemblies of
Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, is a clear indication of the people’s
discontent and anger at the policies followed by the Modi government and the BJP
state governments that have imposed unbearable burdens on the people.

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126 results declared in MP; Cong wins 63

11 Dec 2018 | 10:37 PM

Bhopal, Dec 11 (UNI) The Congress is leading the Assembly seats tally on Tuesday in Madhya Pradesh with 63 whereas the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is a close second at 60 and three have gone to independents.

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