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Published on Jan 03, 2024 09:46 AM IST
The raids are being conducted in connection with an ongoing money laundering probe related to the alleged illegal mining scam in Jharkhand
Since August 14, 2022, ED has issued seven summons to chief minister Hemant Soren for questioning in connection.
The federal agency had served the Jharkhand CM its seventh summon, after he skipped the first six summons in a money laundering probe
Congress prospects bright in Jharkhand: Ghulam Ahmad Mir
Published on Jan 02, 2024 03:36 PM IST
“The year 2024 is going to be a year of great political upheavals - both in Jharkhand and the nation. They are not in power in Jharkhand, West Bengal, Bihar, and Odisha. They are in power in a few states after recent elections. But after the mahasangram of 2014, they will be wiped out completely,” said chief minister Soren.
ED previously summoned Hemant Soren for questioning on August 14, August 24, September 9, September 23, October 4, and December 12
Jharkhand assembly speaker Rabindranath Mahto said he did not find it “appropriate” to inquire into the reasons behind Sarfaraz Ahmed’s resignation
Bistupur police station officer-in-charge inspector Anjani Kumar said the eight men were going towards the city’s Marine Drive when the car lost control
ED has asked Jharkhand CM Shibu Soren to select and inform the agency within two days a place of his choice to get his statement recorded
Money laundering case: ED writes to Jharkhand CM Soren seeking his availability for questioning
Published on Dec 30, 2023 09:43 AM IST
“Adivasi and Dalit individuals will receive a pension once they turn 50. This decision is motivated by the fact that they often struggle to secure jobs at this age, and their mortality rate is high,” Soren said in Hindi, justifying the introduction of the pension scheme.
Published on Dec 29, 2023 10:05 PM IST
, RanchiRaj Kumar
“According to the state cabinet resolution, state urban development secretary Vinay Kumar Choubey issued the notification forming the Jamshedpur Industrial Township (JIT) and establishing the Jamshedpur Industrial Township Committee (JITC) under the order of the state Governor on Thursday,” the official communique regarding the notification read.
Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren also said that having a prime ministerial face for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections was not relevant for the INDIA block
Soren had been summoned by the agency six times in the past three months, in an ongoing money laundering probe related to an alleged land scam in the state capital
There are 27 RT-PCR labs in the state. As many as 298 TrueNat machines are available in community health centres of all districts.
Published on Dec 23, 2023 05:12 PM IST
The Hemant Soren government, during a special session on November 11, 2022, had passed the ‘Jharkhand definition of local persons and for extending the consequential, social, cultural, and other benefits to such local persons Bill, 2022’, also known as the 1932 Khatiyan Bill.
The suspended MLAs include former minister Bhanu Pratap Shahi, chief whip Biranchi Narayan and BJP whip Jaiprakash Bhai Patel
The Hemant Soren government, during a special session on November 11, 2022, passed the ‘Jharkhand definition of local persons and for extending the consequential, social, cultural and other benefits to such local persons Bill, 2022’, also known as the 1932 Khatiyan bill.
Jharkhand assembly speaker directs officials to ensure proper security during winter session, restricting entry to only necessary personnel.
Updated on Dec 14, 2023 09:17 PM IST
, RanchiRaj Kumar
Soren skipping summons as he has something to hide; challenge govt to raid my premises, have no fear: Marandi
Hitting back at the non-BJP parties of accusing the Narendra Modi government of misusing the central agencies, Jharkhand BJP chief Babulal Marandi said on Tuesday that only those who have something to hide are afraid of facing the agencies
While Soren was asked to appear before the agency at its zonal office on airport road in Ranchi at 11 am, he drove past the office en route to the airport around 2 pm, and flew to Dumka where he addressed his government’s Sarkar Aapke Dwar programme.
Summons a part of ongoing money laundering probe related to sale and purchase of land in the state capital Ranchi
The income tax department is yet to come out with an official word on the actual recovery of cash, JMM spokesperson said.
Soren on Wednesday appointed 1988 batch IAS officer L Khiangte as the state’s new chief secretary, replacing incumbent 1987-batch officer Shukhdeo Singh
According to the family members, Baset Murmu has been depressed since he came to know about the tunnel trap incident.
Calling upon the people to take advantage of the camps being organised at the panchayat level and apply for benefits under different schemes, the chief minister directed officials to increase counters meant for enrolling beneficiaries under the Abua Awas scheme
The incident occurred when the JMM leader Satyanarayan Gound Resorted to indiscriminate firing on an angry crowd protesting rash driving by his son in a colony.
Jamshedpur SSP Kishore Kaushal said he ordered the probe on a complaint from the woman’s father who alleged that they were being threatened
Addressing a function on the occasion of the 23rd Jharkhand Foundation Day in Morabadi, chief minister Hemant Soren, in the presence of governor C.P. Radhakrishnan, his father and Rajya Sabha member Shibu Soren, along with other cabinet colleagues, bureaucrats, and the audience, highlighted the state’s strengths.
Published on Nov 15, 2023 09:40 PM IST
, RanchiRaj Kumar