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chhattisgarh assembly polls

AA Edit | Mega battle begins for 5 states

As ever, with any Indian election, the logistics are humongous.

10 Oct 2023 1:29 AM

Dilip Singh Judeo’s fading legacy shrank BJP’s tribal vote

Judeo, who used to take pride in his “royal” mustache, was in fact instrumental in bringing the BJP to power in 2003.

15 Dec 2018 7:09 AM

Chhattisgarh elections: Voter turnout dips 3 per cent from 2013

CM Raman Singh, however, tried to put up a brave front saying that his party would secure 50 out 72 seats that had gone to polls on Tuesday.

21 Nov 2018 4:53 AM

No post-poll tie-up with BJP or Congress in Chhattisgarh: Mayawati

Mayawati said the alliance, with Ajit Jogi's JCC, would prefer to sit in the Opposition if it could not form the government on its own.

16 Nov 2018 6:34 PM

Chhattisgarh defies Maoists, records 70 per cent turnout

Despite the boycott call given by Naxals, tribals thronged the polling booths in large numbers in their respective areas to cast vote.

13 Nov 2018 12:49 AM


Chhattisgarh polls 2018: Voting for first phase ends, 70 pc turnout recorded

A total of 190 candidates were in fray for 18 seats in the first phase of election in Chhattisgarh.

12 Nov 2018 9:18 AM

Big ‘semi-final’ before 2019 begins from Chhattisgarh today

Voting for first phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly poll on 18 seats today; 1 lakh securitymen deployed in 8 Naxal-hit districts.

12 Nov 2018 12:33 AM

Liquor ban, free rice: Promises galore as Chhattisgarh goes to polls tomorrow

The remaining 72 seats of Chhattisgarh assembly will go to vote on November 20 as part of a multi-phased voting across five states.

11 Nov 2018 3:23 PM

Chhattisgarh: Around 1L security personnel deployed ahead of first phase of polls

The first phase of assembly polls will see voting in 18 seats spread over eight Maoist-affected districts in the state.

11 Nov 2018 11:34 AM

Rahul Gandhi clueless about Chhattisgarh, entertainment for people: CM

Gandhi had earlier accused Singh of indulging in graft and of working only after taking 'permission from his 10-15 industrialist friends'.

11 Nov 2018 10:16 AM


Cong actively encourages Naxalism: UP CM at Chhattisgarh poll rally

Raking up the Ram temple issue,Yogi Adityanath sought to know whether the Congress was concerned about Lord Ram or Mughal emperor Babur.

10 Nov 2018 3:57 PM

Want Chhattisgarh to become hub of agriculture: Rahul in poll-bound state

The Congress president also slammed PM Modi for waving loans worth Rs 3.5 lakh crore of his 'industrialist friends'.

10 Nov 2018 2:21 PM

Chhattisgarh polls: BJP releases manifesto, Amit Shah confident of win

Targeting Congress, he said a party that felt Naxalism was a medium for revolution could not do any good for Chhattisgarh.

10 Nov 2018 1:26 PM

PM doesn't work without seeking nod of industrialist friends: Rahul in Chhattisgarh

Days before polls in Chhattisgarh, Gandhi also accused Modi and Singh of making 'false' and 'unfulfilled' promises.

09 Nov 2018 5:19 PM

'Home Ministry must take decisive call to finish Naxals': Subramanian Swamy

'Maoists are getting bolder. They need to be eliminated. The situation has become very dangerous,' he added.

09 Nov 2018 4:40 PM


Why is Congress backing well-to-do urban Maoists?: PM in Chhattisgarh

Addressing his first rally in Bastar's Jagdalpur, PM Modi lashed out at Congress for not doing enough in the poll-bound state.

09 Nov 2018 3:02 PM

'No intention of targeting media,' say Maoists responsible for Dantewada attack

The Maoists alleged that police was forcibly carrying out road construction work despite villagers opposing it.

02 Nov 2018 1:02 PM

Revolt over tickets in BJP’s Chhattisgarh unit

BJP on Saturday relea-sed first list of 78 candidates for the two-phase Assembly polls in Chhattisgarh that are scheduled to be held on Nov 12 and 20.

22 Oct 2018 6:20 AM

Chhattisgarh Assembly polls: BSP to ally with Ajit Jogi's Janta party

BSP chief said, 'BSP will fight on 35 seats and Janta Congress Chhattisgarh will contest on 55 seats.'

20 Sep 2018 6:21 PM

Shah attacks Rahul over Congress' poor track record, eyes 65 seats in C'garh

Amit Shah said Gandhi should look within before seeking an account of the developmental works from the BJP.

10 Jun 2018 5:40 PM