In yet another jolt to Congress in Madhya Pradesh, its Katni MLA Sanjay Pathak on Sunday decided to join BJP ahead of Lok Sabha polls.
A tiger was electrocuted after poachers allegedly laid live wires in Barhi forest area in Katni district close to Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve last night, a forest official said on Monday.
The Leader of Opposition in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly Ajay Singh on Saturday condemned the treatment given by the government to the farmers opposing land acquisition in Katni district.
To protest land acquisition for Welspun Energy Madhya Pradesh Limited`s (WEMPL) proposed thermal power plant in Katni district, farmers threatened to set themselves on fire.
One person was critically injured when a group of unknown youths shot at him on the Mumbai-bound Mahanagari Express, police said.
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