Till recently, the Uttar Pradesh government seemed to have been considering the Jewar project a public private partnership under Section 2 (2) of the Land Acquisition Act and was aiming to obtain the mandatory consent of 70% land owners.
ET has a copy of an order issued by the state home department on August 4 that approved the hiring of the chopper.
The case had embarrassed the UP government after state woman and child development minister Rita Bahaguna Joshi conceded on Tuesday that over a dozen missives were sent for over a year to the authorities to shut down the shelter.
Bihar Social Welfare Minister Manju Verma today handed over her resignation to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
Kushwahas account for 9% of the state population, making them the third largest community in Bihar after Muslims and Yadavs.
The extended GSA — an outreach programme to deliver welfare schemes to villages — started on June 1 and is already being monitored by more than 750 central government officers.
The image has been dented for the first time by the Muzaffarpur case amid his uncharacteristic reluctance to sack the social welfare minister
The development came after the ET on Monday reported that Thakur had been kept in the hospital ward of the jail for the past 40 days.
The police arrested Thakur on June 2 but failed to get his custody from a POCSO court, which sent him to judicial custody the same day.
Paswan knows he cannot work with Lalu Prasad anymore. He had communicated to BJP leaders that he was raising the SC/ST Act issue to counter Mayawati’s pitch, said a BJP leader.
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