A day after his ministerial colleagues said that a probe will be ordered into alleged land scams during the previous Congress regime, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday said his govt would not act out of "vindictiveness" and that law will take its course.
In a setback to former Karnataka
Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, the High Court Tuesday dismissed his two petitions praying for quashing of summons issued to him by a lower court in connection with alleged land scams.
With a series of land scams staring in its face, the army said it has tightened rules for grant of no-objection certificates (NOC) to transfer defence real estate to prevent misuse of the system for pecuniary benefits.
The Karnataka legislature
session begins here tomorrow amid indications by the
Opposition that it is likely to stall proceedings, demanding
resignation of the B S Yeddyurappa-led government over alleged
Stepping up its campaign against the BJP government in Karnataka on corruption issue, JD(S) released a comprehensive list of alleged land and
mining scams in the state and urged the Centre to use its agencies to probe them.
The Janata Dal (United), an ally of NDA Wednesday staged a demonstration here against ruling BJP govt`s alleged involvement in land scams in Karnataka
and also against the Centre`s decision of price rise.
The BJP Govt in Karnataka
Thursday defended its decision of ordering a judicial probe into the allegations of land scam faced by CM BS Yeddyurappa, though a complaint on the same issue was pending before the Lokayukta.
Three seers, belonging to the Lingayat community, on Monday came out in support of beleaguered Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa and condemned the
BJP`s reported moves to seek resignation of the Lingayat leader.