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Pulses Scam

Orissa assembly paralysed over pulses scam

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.

Mar 11, 2011, 18:19 PM IST

Pulses scam: Rotten dal plates replace pen and note-book in Orissa Assembly

Leaf plates full of rotten
dal replaced pen and note-book on the reporters table at the
Orissa Assembly today.

Feb 15, 2011, 17:26 PM IST

BJP demands Patnaik`s prosecution on pulses scam

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

Pulses scam: Orissa Guv accepts resignation of minister

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

Orissa minister resigns over pulses scam

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