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Miffed over ticket distribution for Haryana assembly election, Ashok Tanwar quits Congress

Tanwar, who was recently given the post of Haryana unit chief, was not named in the list of candidates for the upcoming assembly elections. 

Oct 05, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Former Haryana Congress president Ashok Tanwar resigns from all party posts

"I will, however, continue my duties as a primary member of the Congress party. My voice is an expression of the aspirations of millions of staunch Congress supporters, voters and local leaders of the Congress party," according to the letter.

Oct 03, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

Haryana Congress rift comes out in open as ex-chief Ashok Tanwar alleges corruption in ticket distribution

The ongoing infighting in the Haryana Congress reached Delhi on Wednesday with former Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar staging a protest outside Congress president Sonia Gandhi's resident alleging corruption in the distribution of tickets for upcoming Assembly election in the state.

Oct 02, 2019, 19:25 PM IST

Investigation launched in Sonepat infant death, case registered

A case has been registered by police in the alleged death of a newborn due to Sonepat rally led by Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar. 

Aug 24, 2018, 10:17 AM IST

Baby died due to hospital negligence: Haryana Congress chief dismisses reports of newborn's death due to cycle rally

Dismissing all reports of newborn's death due to the ambulance being stuck in a political rally,  Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar on Thursday claimed that the incident took place due to hospital's negligence.

Aug 23, 2018, 11:57 AM IST

Casteist remark against Cong leader: Hooda, son booked

An FIR has been registered against former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and his son Deepender Hooda for allegedly inciting their supporters to make casteist remarks against state Congress chief Ashok Tanwar at a rally last year.

Feb 15, 2017, 22:18 PM IST

Congress institutes probe into clash between Bhupinder Singh Hooda and Ashok Tanwar's supporters

Taking a serious view of the clash between supporters of former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and the party's state unit chief Ashok Tanwar in the capital, the Congress on Monday announced a probe into the incident.

Oct 10, 2016, 21:26 PM IST

Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar injured as workers clash, recovering in hospital

Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar was seriously injured on Thursday after a clash here between his supporters and those of former Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. He was taken to hospital where doctors said he is out of danger.

Oct 06, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

Congress factionalism in Haryana evident at kisan rally

Though the Congress party sought to put up a show of strength at the 'Kisan Samman Rally' in the national capital on Sunday, the factionalism in the Haryana Congress came out in the open.

Sep 20, 2015, 21:23 PM IST

Haryana Congress launches 'Padyatra' to interact with farmers

 Haryana Congress on Friday launched its state-wide 'Padyatra' to engage with farmers and other sections to highlight the alleged failure on all fronts of the BJP government in the State.

May 29, 2015, 21:06 PM IST

Congress dismisses reports of rift within party in Haryana

Congress on Monday dismissed as 'media creation" reports that there was a rift within in Haryana as former Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and state party Chief Ashok Tanwar held separate meetings yesterday with state leaders.

Feb 09, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

For ideas on revival, Youth Congress leaders to tap party veterans

At a time when the party's political fortunes appear to be sliding, youth leaders of Congress are looking to gain from the experience of its veterans who once wielded command of Youth Congress through a unique interaction here.

Dec 01, 2014, 22:04 PM IST

People have already rejected Gopal Kanda: Haryana PCC chief

Haryana Congress chief Ashok Tanwar on Thursday hit back at former state minister and Independent MLA from Sirsa City Gopal Kanda, saying people have already rejected him.

May 01, 2014, 22:59 PM IST

Show cause notice to Congress candidate Ashok Tanwar on comments made by wife

A show cause notice has been issued to Haryana Congress Chief and party nominee from Sirsa Ashok Tanwar on certain comments made by his wife.

Mar 25, 2014, 16:07 PM IST

Former Rajasthan minister, former MLA quit Congress

Ahead of assembly elections in Rajasthan, a former minister and a former MLA have quit Congress and joined NCP and NPP respectively.

Oct 13, 2013, 22:05 PM IST

`Team Anna levelling baseless allegations against PM`

Congress leader and Sirsa MP Ashok Tanwar hit out at Team Anna for levelling corruption charges against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Jun 05, 2012, 22:37 PM IST