Harak Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand Election Results 2017: Harish Rawat loses from both constituencies

The BJP cruised towards victory on Saturday in Uttarakhand while the Congress was left far behind as the counting for the Uttarakhand Assembly Election was underway.

Over 68 percent of the electorate voted in the Uttarakhand Polls 2017. The contest is mainly between the ruling Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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Mar 11, 2017, 16:28 PM IST
BJP demands Harish Rawat's resignation over rape victim's allegation

BJP demands Harish Rawat's resignation over rape victim's allegation

Uttarakhand BJP has demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Harish Rawat following allegations made by a woman in connection with a rape case lodged against BJP leader Harak Singh Rawat, saying "conspirators had no right to remain in power".

Aug 04, 2016, 14:22 PM IST
Fresh trouble for Harish Rawat as new 'bribery' sting video emerges ahead of Uttarakhand floor test; BJP, Congress trade charges

Fresh trouble for Harish Rawat as new 'bribery' sting video emerges ahead of Uttarakhand floor test; BJP, Congress trade charges

The sting allegedly shows Congress MLA Madan Singh Bisht admitting to payment of Rs 25 lakh each to 12 legislators.

May 08, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

When will politicians stop insulting democracy?-Part III

Watch this special segment and get to know what allegations have been put by congress leaders on Harish Rawat govt ?

Mar 26, 2016, 23:14 PM IST

When will politicians stop insulting democracy?-Part II

Watch this special segment and get to know what allegations have been put by congress leaders on Harish Rawat govt ?

Mar 26, 2016, 23:12 PM IST

When will politicians stop insulting democracy?

Watch this special segment and get to know what allegations have been put by congress leaders on Harish Rawat govt ?

Mar 26, 2016, 23:06 PM IST
Uttarakhand crisis: Rebel Congress MLAs accuse Harish Rawat of horse-trading; CM alleges false implication

Uttarakhand crisis: Rebel Congress MLAs accuse Harish Rawat of horse-trading; CM alleges false implication

As per rebel MLAs who released the CD a shortwhile ago, the sting operation was conducted by the owner of a local channel.

Mar 26, 2016, 12:54 PM IST
Rebel Congress MLAs release sting operation, accuse Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat of horse-trading

Rebel Congress MLAs release sting operation, accuse Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat of horse-trading

Releasing a sting operation video on Saturday, rebel Congress MLA Harak Singh Rawat alleged that the government is trying to arm-twist them.

Mar 26, 2016, 11:55 AM IST
Uttarakhand crisis: Congress dissolves all nine district units; BJP, 'rebel' MLAS set to meet President

Uttarakhand crisis: Congress dissolves all nine district units; BJP, 'rebel' MLAS set to meet President

Amid the growing power tussle in Uttarakhand, a delegation of state's BJP leaders and rebel Congress MLAs will on Monday evening meet President Pranab Mukherjee and apprise him of the political situation in the hill state.

Mar 21, 2016, 09:13 AM IST

Vijay Bahadur Singh Negi appointed as Uttarakhand's new Advocate General

Amid political turmoil in Uttarakhand, Vijay Bahadur Singh Negi has been appointed as the state's new advocate general. He would be replacing Umakant Uniyal, who was earlier removed from his position during a cabinet meeting.

Mar 19, 2016, 22:39 PM IST
Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat warns rebel Congress MLAs, accuses BJP of 'misusing central machinery'

Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat warns rebel Congress MLAs, accuses BJP of 'misusing central machinery'

Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker GS Kunjwal on Saturday issued notice under anti-defection law to nine rebel Congress MLAs, who have joined ranks with the principal opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Mar 19, 2016, 12:30 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal slams 'power hungry' BJP over Uttarakhand 'horse trading'

 Training his guns on the Centre as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staked their claim to form a new government in Uttarakhand, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said that just like Arunachal Pradesh, a brazen horse-trading was rampant in Uttarakhand, adding that 'power hungry' BJP is proving to be the most corrupt party ever.

Mar 19, 2016, 10:33 AM IST
Uttarakhand govt totters; 9 Congress rebels, 26 BJP MLAs in Delhi to meet Amit Shah

Uttarakhand govt totters; 9 Congress rebels, 26 BJP MLAs in Delhi to meet Amit Shah

Harish Rawat-led Uttarakhand government plunged into political crisis after nine Congress MLAs joined ranks with the principal opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday.

Mar 19, 2016, 10:14 AM IST

Uttarakhand ministers scuffle over demand of voice vote on Finance Bill

A scuffle broke out between Uttarakhand ministers Harak Singh Rawat and Mantri Prasad Nethani inside the state Assembly here on Friday over the demand for voice vote on the Finance Bill.

Mar 18, 2016, 20:54 PM IST

Khanduri, Rawat served EC notices for poll code violation

BJP candidate for Pauri Lok Sabha seat, B C Khanduri, and his Congress rival in the election, Harak Singh Rawat, were served notices by the Election Commission for alleged violation of the model code of conduct.

Apr 28, 2014, 22:55 PM IST

Interesting poll battle on the cards in Pauri

An interesting fight appears to be on the cards between BJP strongman BC Khanduri, who enjoys a clean image of an apolitical leader, and Uttarakhand minister Harak Singh Rawat of Congress who is known for his connect with locals in this Lok Sabha seat.

Apr 28, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

FIR against Uttarakhand minister Harak Singh Rawat for molestation

Delhi Police has booked senior Uttarakhand minister Harak Singh Rawat for allegedly molesting a 30-year-old woman here last year.

Feb 26, 2014, 05:08 AM IST

Uttarakhand minister booked for molestation in Delhi

Uttarakhand minister Harak Singh Rawat has been booked for allegedly molesting a 30-year-old woman here last year, police said Tuesday.

Feb 25, 2014, 21:36 PM IST

Firing at minister’s residence: Case lodged against unidentified person

A case has been registered against an unidentified person for opening fire at state Agriculture Minister Harak Singh Rawat`s official residence.

Sep 18, 2013, 18:57 PM IST

Uttarakhand: Congress MLA opens fire at minister`s residence, 2 injured

An MLA of Uttarakhand`s ruling Congress party on Tuesday allegedly opened fire at the residence of state Agriculture Minister Harak Singh Rawat during a party.

Sep 18, 2013, 08:06 AM IST