DUSHYANT SINGH

  • Sachin Pilot condemns minor's rape, alleges Raje govt trying to suppress the incident June 4, 2014

    Congress on Tuesday accused Rajasthan government of trying to suppress the Bakani rape case where a minor girl was allegedly gangraped and murdered in a village of Jhalawar district. Condemning the incident, state Congress president Sachin Pilot said the police had not helped when the girl's family went to file a...
  • Two exarmymen, two former bureaucrats elected as MPs May 20, 2014

    Rajasthan has elected two exArmy officers and two former bureaucrats as Members of Parliament in this Lok Sabha elections. Among the 25 MPs, all from BJP, one is a PhD holder, one a Chartered Accountant, another an MBA while two hold Bachelors degree in law. Ajmer MP Sanwar Lal Jat has...
  • Vasundhara Raje's son Dushyant Singh makes hattrick in JhalawarBaran seat May 17, 2014

    Winning the Jhalawar Baran seat in Rajasthan with a landslide margin of 2,81,546 votes, BJP candidate and sitting MP Dushyant Singh has made a hattrick of victory. Son of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, Singh defeated his nearest Congress rival Pramod Bhaya. A total 11,27,343 people voted in the Jhalawar Baran constituency...
  • Dushyant Singh makes hattrick on JhalawarBaran seat May 16, 2014

    BJP candidate and sitting MP Dushyant Singh, son of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, on Friday made the hattrick by winning the JhalawarBaran seat by defeating Congress' Pramod Jain Bhaya by a landslide margin of 2,81,546 votes. Singh secured 6,76,102 votes, while Bhaya got 3,94,556 votes. ...
  • Mixed fortune for former royals in Rajasthan May 16, 2014

    Members of erstwhile royal families fighting the Lok Sabha polls in Rajasthan seemed to be having mixed fortunes on Friday. BJP's Dushyant Singh, son of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and a member of the Dholpur royal family, was leading in JhalawarBaran by over 70,000 votes. But Congress's Chandresh Kumari, a member of...
  • Mixed fortune for former royals in Rajasthan May 16, 2014

    Members of erstwhile royal families fighting the Lok Sabha polls in Rajasthan seemed to be having mixed fortunes on Friday. BJP's Dushyant Singh, son of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and a member of the Dholpur royal family, was leading in JhalawarBaran by over 70,000 votes. But Congress's Chandresh Kumari, a member of...
  • Candidates from royal families enter Lok Sabha battle April 2, 2014

    Like previous years, Rajasthan will see scions of former princely families in the Lok Sabha battlefield with all four in the fray this time being sitting MPs. Congress has fielded three royal scions while BJP one. In Jodhpur, Congress candidate and Union minister Chandresh Kumari Katoch, daughter of former Maharaja Hanwant Singh,...
  • HC quashes FIR against Vasundhara Raje, son in alleged land grab case January 9, 2014

    The Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday quashed an FIR against Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and others in connection with the alleged conversion of government land in favour of her son, Dushyant Singh, during her previous term. Justice Nisha Gupta, before whom a plea in this regard came up for hearing, allowed...
  • Court orders FIR against Vashundhara Raje, son December 10, 2011

    Jaipur: A local court on Friday directed the police to register an FIR against former Chief Minister Vashundhara Raje and her MP son Dushyant Singh in a land allotment case. Metropolitan Magistrate Ravi Bala gave the direction after it was alleged that Raje misused her office to get a pasture...