Chhattisgarh

Rahul may not have revealed the finer details of his promise of providing minimum income guarantee to poor, but as per sources , the manifesto would bring “40 per cent” of the population under the minimum income guarantee scheme. This will include “small farmers”.

Attacking Modi government after its defeat in three Hindi Heartland states, Congress President Rahul Gandhi said that the centre was forced to bring down the GST rates

Bhupesh Baghel has been announced as the Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh on Sunday. The decision has been taken five days after the Congress ended the BJP's rule in three states namely Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.

The Congress party is all set to announce the name for the chief ministerial post today around 1200 hours. On December 15, Congress President Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter and posted a picture with Bhupesh Baghel and the other aspirants for the chief minister's post.

The Bharatiya Janata Party has faced a heavy loss in Chhattisgarh. Eight out of 13 ministers lost their seats while Chief Minister Raman Singh won by a narrow margin........

Baghel discharged his duties on expected line and put the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government headed by Raman Singh in the dock on many sensitive issues.

An exciting see-saw battle is on in Madhya Pradesh with the trends from counting centres at times putting the Congress in the lead and at times behind the ruling party, keeping everyone guessing.

MP (230): BJP- 108, INC- 114, OTH- 8 Rajasthan (200): BJP- 73, INC- 101, OTH- 25 Chhattisgarh (90): BJP- 16, INC- 68, OTH- 06 Telangana (119): TRS- 88, INC- 21, OTH- 10 Mizoram (40): MNF- 26, INC- 05, OTH- 09