Chhattisgarh’s Ambikapur Municipal Corporation to open 'Garbage Cafe', collect plastic in exchange for food
AMC will open 'Garbage Cafe' within few days under which poor people and rag pickers will get free food in exchange for one kilogram of plastic. The initiative, however, drew harsh criticism from opposition parties. But locals are of the view that the city would become cleaner after the initiative is in place.
Surguja Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Party, Candidate, Constituency wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
Kamalbhan Singh Marabi, a BJP candidate, was elected MP from this constituency in the 2014 Lok Sabha election.
Rahul Gandhi in Chhattisgarh: Congress chief challenges Narendra Modi to debate on Rafale 'anywhere, anytime'
Stepping up his attack on Narendra Modi in poll-bound Chhattisgarh, Congress president Rahul Gandhi challenged the prime minister to participate in a debate over the details of the Rafale fighter jets deal.
Chhattisgarh polls: Congress still can't accept a 'chaiwala' as their Prime Minister, says Narendra Modi in rally at Ambikapur
Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing an election rally at Ambikapur in the poll-bound Chhattisgarh, attacked the Congress, claiming that they still cant accept the fact that a 'chaiwala' (tea-seller) became the prime minister and challenging them to someone outside the Gandhi family the party president.
Chhattisgarh polls: Opposition leader TS Singh Deo bets on farmers' votes for Congress to regain power
Even as it battles the ruling BJP's "poaching prowess", the Congress is hoping to leverage anti-incumbency sentiments and the rising agrarian crisis in its bid to oust the 15-year-old Raman Singh-led government in Chhattisgarh, in the two-phased elections to the 90-member assembly later this month.
Chhattisgarh's richest Congress candidate and a royal family heir, Tribhuneshwar Sharan Singh Dev is going from home to home campaigning for the phase II of upcoming Assembly polls.