It is said that the state Governor Urmila Singh administered the oath of office to the septuagenarian at the historic Ridge in Shimla. Virbhadra Singh has been Chief Minister for more than 16 years. Read more
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According to fresh news, the polling for all the 68 seats of Himachal Pradesh polls has started under tight security on Sunday.
Electors in the state have started reaching at the polling booths at 8 am. Poll officials told media there has been no report of any delay in starting the poll process and the polling in the state will end at 5 pm.
Meanwhile, the polling will fix the luck of around 459 candidates including 27 women. The Election Commission has established 7,253 polling stations for 46,08,359 electors, including 23,76,587 men. Read more
The congress chief of Himachal Pradesh Virbhadra Singh lost his cool on Wednesday and misbehaved with medispersons. In fact, Virbhadra Singh threatened to break the cameras of mediapersons. He said, “I will break your cameras. Don’t you have any work? The allegations are wrong and baseless.”
Meanwhile, the BJP leader Arun Jaitley had said that Virbhadra Singh had altered his income tax account books from 2008 till now to present a forged, back-dated contract and a highly inflated income of around Rs 6.5 Crore. Read more
Amid pressure from the opposition allies criticism, also the lack of public, UPA led Congress now seeks to make entry of the Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi in the Union Cabinet, this indicated by recent stated statement of External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna.
Source said, Foreign minister demanded for the inclusion of Rahul Gandhi in the Union Cabinet, “necessary” for Gandhi to come into the government. Read more