“The Election Commission overruled MHA’s reservations and went ahead. The results are for all to see,” a ministry official told a news channel.
People’s Democratic Party had asked the authorities to postpone the polling, after violence during the Srinagar bye-elections claimed eight lives.
N Biren Singh has been unanimously elected as the leader of the BJP legislature party, and is like to be the new chief minister of the state.
Women are not looked after well as even in today’s time, their way of life has not changed, let along progressed, especially in the hills.
Face-Off: Ravi Kumar Jain shares what steps would the BSP take for the emancipation of women within the state
I think it will take a while before the BSP can fully embrace the idea of projecting more female candidates for higher positions within the state because, assessing the party’s position in the state, we need leaders who are popular and experienced, because such candidates will help the party win.
FACE OFF: Do you think the Congress government has failed to perform at the state level in Uttarakhand? Answer, Premchand Aggarwal
I strongly feel that if the Congress government and Mr Harish Rawat remain in power within the state of Uttarakhand, we will be on our way to becoming a regressive rather than a progressive state.