Bhopal: The opposition today demanded that
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan reveal the
names of those persons, who he claimed were collecting money
to remove him from his post.
The Chief Minister had yesterday said that persons
associated with land and mining mafia were collecting funds to
remove him from the post as he had launched a drive against
"When the Chief Minister himself says that funds are
being collected for his removal and he is afraid of them, then
he should reveal the names of such persons," Deputy Leader of
Congress in the State Assembly, Choudhry Rakesh Singh
Chaturvedi told reporters at the Assembly here.
Members of the Cabinet are also engaged in the drive to
remove Chouhan from the post and openly level allegations of
corruption against each other in the Cabinet meetings, he
Senior Congress MLA Ajay Singh said that while the
legislature party elected its leaders in the State till now,
"this is for the first time that the Chief Minister has
himself admitted that few powers were ganging against him and
were also collecting money to remove him from the post."