Amid uproar, the Orissa
assembly was paralysed on Friday following repeated adjournments
as Oppn Cong members stormed into the well demanding
CBI probe into the multi-crore pulses scam.
Leaf plates full of rotten
dal replaced pen and note-book on the reporters table at the
Orissa Assembly today.
The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party Tuesday demanded prosecution of Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over the scandal involving irregularities in the supply of pulses to children.Feb 08, 2011, 17:59 PM IST
The sustandard dal was supplied to about 9.5 million children and pregnant women under mid-day-meal (MDM) and supplementary nutrition programe (SNP) respectively.Feb 06, 2011, 16:16 PM IST
The alleged scam involving Pramila Mallik came to light after the state vigilance department last month claimed that there were irregularities in the supply of pulses to children and women under various welfare schemes.Feb 05, 2011, 14:59 PM IST