Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh today allocated portfolios to his council of ministers, keeping key home department with himself.
Manipur floor test: Ram Madhav believes that it is a huge achievement for the new government and will help it connect with the people.
Manipur floor test Live updates: Newly appointed Chief Minister of Manipur, Nongthombam Biren Singh who sworn in on March 16 has won the floor test today in the 60-member Manipur Legislative Assembly.
To make sure that everything is in order, BJP has lodged all its legislators in a Guwahati hotel along with an Independent and a Trinamool Congress lawmaker since Thursday.
Manipur Floor Test: this step was taken to make sure these MLAs are not poached by Congress to hurt BJP’s chances
Informed sources said the meeting was likely to remain inconclusive on Sunday since UNC President Gaidon Kamei has been in judicial custody all these months.
The anti-climax to her stoic struggle came after she decided to end her indefinite fast on August 9, 2016, and expressed her wish to contest the 2017 assembly elections so as to ride to power and oversee the revocation of AFSPA.
The Congress today accused the BJP of a “manufactured majority” in Manipur saying the new precedents set by the saffron party are of concern and challenge to parliamentary democracy in the country.
Manipur will have a BJP-led government in the state as N Biren Singh took oath as the new Chief Minister at the Raj Bhawan in Imphal on Wednesday afternoon.
Manipur Elections 2017 Live Updates: N Biren Singh was elected the leader of the 21-member BJP legislature party yesterday and is set to form the government
In a historic achievement, BJP-led government in Manipur will be sworn-in on Wednesday as N Biren Singh will be taking oath as the Chief Minister.
Human rights activist Irom Sharmila, who had a disastrous debut in the recent Manipur elections, will spend some time in this tribal settlement in Palakkad district
On Wednesday, the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate N Biren Singh and his council of ministers will be taking the oath of office in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah and Union Minister Jitendra Singh.
With the BJP staking claim to form governments in Goa and Manipur, the legal experts are right in saying that governor is constitutionally right in case of a hung verdict in inviting the leader of the majority coalition.
On Monday, after two whole days of suspense, a BJP delegation, which included Prakash Javadekar and Piyush Goyal, along with CM candidate Nongthombam Biren Singh met Governor Najma Heptulla and staked claim to form a government in Manipur.
Congress has won 28 seats in Manipur while the BJP has secured 21. Meanwhile, BJP’s N Biren Singh to take oath as CM tomorrow at 1 PM.
Congress is clearly miffed over the fact that Manohar Parrikar is set to take oath as chief minister of Goa this evening even as Congress became the single largest party in the recentlky concluded assembly elections which threw up fractured verdict.
Hours after electing N Biren Singh as its legislature part chief, the BJP met Governor Najma Heptullah and staiked claim to form government in the state.
With BJP all set to form government in Manipur, the party today elected N Biren Singh as legislature party leader, making him the chief ministerial face of the party.
With BJP all set to form government in Manipur, the Congress has today hit out at Manipur Governor Najma Heptullah, saying that being the single largest party it should have been given an first opportunity to form government in the state
With political crisis in Manipur refuses to get over, the National People’s Party (NPP) has today claimed that it did not offer any support to the Congress.
Hours after Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh was asked to resign by state Governor Najma Heptullah, the former changed his stand and said.
On a day that saw both BJP and Congress claimed majority in Manipur Assembly, state chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh has refused to resign claiming that the Congress has majority to form government.
On a day that saw BJP being invited to form government in Manipur inspite of not being the single larger party, state governor Najma Heptulla defended her decision saying the the the party had shown her the support of 32 MLAs.
Manipur Governer has denied every report of calling any part in a bid to form the government. Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh had earlier staked claim to form the government in Manipur. This came a day following BJP’s claims that it has the numbers despite finishing second in the Assembly comprising 60 seats. Meanwhile, earlier, […]
Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Monday tore into BJP saying the party is “stealing elections in Goa and Manipur.”
The BJP in Manipur tonight claimed to have secured the support of 32 MLAs after getting the backing of NDA constituent parties and two other MLAs, and said it would elect the legislature party leader tomorrow.