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Korba Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Korba Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh. 

 

Apr 10, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

Korba Lok Sabha constituency

Korba is one of 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh and will cast vote in the third phase of the election this year - on April 23.

Mar 14, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

Chhattisgarh man kills mother with axe, eats flesh and drinks her blood

The 27-year-old accused was arrested nearly 19 days after he committed the heinous crime.   

Jan 21, 2019, 19:51 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: Saddened by girlfriend's gang-rape, 21-year-old ends life; two held

The police have arrested two persons on the charges of gang-rape and abetment of suicide.

Sep 13, 2018, 23:46 PM IST

HDFC Ergo asked to pay Rs 1.5 crore to family of man killed in road accident in Korba

The insurance company argued in the tribunal that the accident occurred because of carelessness of deceased Lawrence Tigga.

Jul 04, 2018, 18:31 PM IST

BJP MP Banshilal Mahto calls Chhattisgarh girls 'tana-tan', triggers political row

Chhattisgarh BJP MP Banshilal Mahto has triggered a fresh controversy after making sexist remarks against the state’s girls.

Oct 04, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Three dalit families ostracised for complaining against molestation in Chhattisgarh

A complaint alleging social boycott was filed yesterday, following which the local police were directed to conduct investigation.

May 25, 2017, 20:11 PM IST

Two cops get 4 years in jail for taking bribe

 A court in Chhattisgarh's Korba district has sentenced two police personnel to four years in jail for taking bribe.

Feb 17, 2017, 18:00 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: Man beheads aunt for practicing 'black magic'

In a grisly incident, a 45-year-old woman was allegedly beheaded by her nephew on suspicion that she practiced "witchcraft" in a village in Chhattisgarh's Korba district, police said today.

Jun 14, 2016, 14:35 PM IST

Bilaspur University cancels exam after Q-paper leak; students ransack VC office

The offices of Vice Chancellor and Registrar of Bilaspur University here were on Tuesday allegedly ransacked by college students, after an examination scheduled for today, was suddenly cancelled by the authorities following a question paper leak.

Mar 15, 2016, 22:17 PM IST

Four killed in road mishap in Chhattisgarh

 Four persons, including a minor girl, were killed in an accident involving two motorcycles in Jashpur district of Chhattisgarh, police said

Feb 03, 2016, 13:53 PM IST

Man kills wife, her paramour in Chhattisgarh

A 30-year-old man allegedly killed his wife and her paramour in Chhattisgarh.

Oct 28, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

Congress stands with you, Rahul Gandhi tells farmers in Chhattisgarh

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who began a two-day visit to Chhattisgarh on Monday to meet villagers affected by coal mining, power projects and wild elephants menace, told tribals that his party stands with the poor.

Jun 15, 2015, 08:27 AM IST

Six get lifer for killing boy in human sacrifice ritual

A local court on Monday awarded life imprisonment to six people, including a couple, for killing a four-year-old boy in a human sacrifice ritual in 2014 in the state's Janjgir-Champa district.

May 18, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

Ten dead, 6 injured as bus rams into bridge railing in Chhattisgarh

Ten persons, including three women and two children, were killed and six others were critically injured after the passenger bus they were travelling in crashed into railing of a bridge in the district on Monday, police said.

Mar 16, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Three killed as jeep falls into pond in Chandigarh

An elderly couple and their minor granddaughter were killed and 10 others injured when the jeep they were travelling in fell into a pond in Surajpur district, police said today.

Feb 23, 2015, 16:06 PM IST

Tantrik rapes minor girl in Chhattisgarh

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a witch doctor (tantrik) at Amalibhata village in Korba district in Chhattisgarh, police said on Wednesday.

Jan 14, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

29 children hospitalised after consuming mid-day meal in Chhattisgarh

At least 29 children were hospitalized on Saturday after consuming mid-day meal at a school in Chhattisgarh's Korba district.

Dec 06, 2014, 15:36 PM IST

Children hospitalised in Chhattisgarh after consuming mid-day meal

At least 29 children were hospitalized on Saturday after consuming mid-day meal at a school in Chhattisgarh's Korba district.

Dec 06, 2014, 14:43 PM IST

MLA Rajwade, nephew injured in mishap in Korba

Korba; An MLA and his nephew were injured when their SUV fell into a nullah while trying to avert hitting a motorcycle in Chhattisgarh's Korba district, police said.

Dec 03, 2014, 20:08 PM IST