Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, serving a 10-year jail term in the teachers recruitment scam case, on Thursday moved the Delhi High Court seeking a direction to Tihar jail authorities to provide him treatment either at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital here or in Medanta hospital in Gurgaon.
While BJP swept Haryana, its aggressive campaigning against political dynasties got a mixed response as elder sons of former chief ministers Bhajan Lal and Bansi Lal lost their seats but most members of INLD clan managed to win in spite of their party's poor show.
Opposition BJP on Sunday questioned former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's commitment to the ideals of Jaiprakash Narayan, saying he was in league with the Congress and various 'tainted leaders' like Lalu Prasad and Om Prakash Chautala.
With former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala back in Delhi's Tihar prison following his surrender on court's order Saturday evening, a no-holds-barred verbal fight has broken out between the ruling Congress and his Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).
Assembly elections may not have anything to do with jails but the run-up to the Oct 15 polls in Haryana is a tad different. Whether one likes it or not, "jail" is one word that is synonymous with every speech top leaders are making these days.
After Om Prakash Chautala's bail was cancelled by the Delhi High Court on CBI behest and he surrendered at Tihar jail, his younger son Abhay Chautala accused the BJP of misusing the highest investigating agency like the Congress party to hurt INLD's political fortunes in the upcoming Haryana Assembly polls.
The Delhi High Court on Friday directed former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala to surrender before it by tomorrow in connection with a teachers' recruitment scam.
The Delhi High Court on Friday directed former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala to surrender before jail authorities by tomorrow in connection with a teachers' recruitment scam.
Taking a jibe at former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala, Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed on Friday said only the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) can ascertain his illness as doctors have no capacity to do so.
Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala Friday appeared in a Delhi court in connection with a disproportionate assets (DA) case and sought exemption from appearance which was opposed by CBI.
Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday attacked INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala saying instead of "dreaming" to rule Haryana from Tihar jail he should feel "ashamed" of his conviction "for robbing his own people" and warned voters against "Chautala-Badal nexus".
After Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed dynastic politics in Haryana, BJP chief Amit Shah on Tuesday attacked the Chautalas, saying the way that family has taken a plunge in politics, that day may not be far off when the clan will contest all the 90 Assembly seats in the state.