Read more about Congress destroyed MP during its rule: CM Shivraj on Business Standard. Ahead of assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday slammed the Congress party over development issues while saying that the party had destroyed the state during its tenure.Addressing a rally in state's

Congress Promises Ban On RSS Shakhas In Madhya Pradesh, BJP Hits Back

The Congress's manifesto for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls, pledging a ban on holding RSS shakhas on government premises and stopping government staffers from attending those has raised the heckles of the ruling BJP in the poll-bound state.

India News: BHOPAL/INDORE: A day after Madhya Pradesh Congress released its manifesto in which it pledged to ban RSS shakhas in government offices, BJP on Sunday .

Health indices in poll-bound states: Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh lag on health score; Mizoram, Telangana way ahead

All the poll-bound states, though, have agreed to be a part of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana — a scheme to provide Rs 5 lakh health cover to 10.74 crore families, though progress varies depending on when the states joined it.

Congress promises to ban RSS shakhas in Madhya Pradesh government premises Congress promises to ban RSS shakhas in Madhya Pradesh government premises, stirs row

Congress spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi defended saying their point is that a government employee is committed to country's constitution and not to a particular political thought or organisation.

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: BJP vs BJP in several party strongholds Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: BJP vs BJP in several party strongholds

In Madhya Pradesh, the BJP is facing rough weather in a few seats it has been holding for the past two decades. Two former MPs, two former Ministers and several sitting and former MLAs who were denied

Madhya Pradesh polls: BJP, Congress cajole rebels to opt out of poll race

The state has a 230-member Assembly and sources from both parties believe that these rebels could prove to be the decisive factor in 30-odd seats.

Ahead of MP Assembly Elections, BJP and Congress Cajole Rebels to Opt Out of Poll Race

According to a senior BJP leader, Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, state BJP chief Rakesh Singh, party vice-president Prabhat Jha and state organisational secretary Suhas Bhagat among others were contacting party rebels to get them to opt out of the electoral race.

Congress poll promise to check RSS shakhas running in Madhya Pradesh draws BJP ire | madhya pradesh elections | Hindustan Times Congress poll promise to check RSS shakhas running in Madhya Pradesh draws BJP ire

BJP spokesperson Rajneesh Agrawal said RSS is a disciplined social and cultural organisation and Congress is trying to project it as anti-minority.

Polls in MP and Mizoram will take place on November 28, while assembly elections in Rajasthan and Telangana will be held on December 7.

Congress hopes to form state-wise coalitions to ensure victory of 'Mahagathbandhan': P Chidambaram

Former Union minister P Chidambaram is the head of Congress party's manifesto committee.