ASHOK KHEMKA

  • Khemka is an efficient officer, the transfer is a routine: Haryana CM April 2, 2015

    Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Wednesday was once again transferred to an inconsequential posting by the BJP government in Haryana. ...
  • BJP downplays IAS officer Khemka's transfer April 2, 2015

    Bengaluru: The BJP on Thursday downplayed the transfer of senior Haryana cadre IAS officer Ashok Khemka who cancelled an illegal land deal involving Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra. The IAS officer was abruptly transferred by the Haryana's BJP government headed by Manohar Lal Khattar. Khemka tweeted on Thursday, calling the...
  • Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij comes out in support of Ashok Khemka April 2, 2015

    Chandigarh: Haryana's Health Minister Anil Vij on Thursday came out in support of IAS officer and whistleblower Ashok Khemka, Vij said he will talk to Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar regarding the officer "who had worked to weed out corruption during the previous Congress regime". Khemka received his 45th transfer...
  • Moment is truly painful, tweets Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka after his 45th transfer April 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Senior Haryana cadre IAS officer Ashok Khemka who has been transferred to an inconsequential posting by the BJP government has tweeted that it is a painful moment for him. Wednesday's order by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's government means Khemka has been transferred 45 times in 24...
  • Has the medieval mindset of our netas been exposed again? April 1, 2015

    Known for making controversial and bizarre statements, Union Minister Giriraj Singh once again did the same when he commented that the colour of Sonia Gandhi's skin made her the Congress President. ...
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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay April 1, 2015

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  • News 360: Giriraj Singh makes racist remark on Sonia Gandhi, draws flak April 1, 2015

    Known for making controversial and bizarre statements, Union Minister Giriraj Singh once again did the same when he commented that the colour of Sonia Gandhi's skin made her the Congress President. ...
  • Whistleblower Ashok Khemka transferred again by Haryana government April 1, 2015

    Chandigarh: Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Wednesday was once again transferred to an inconsequential posting by the BJP government in Haryana. This is Khemka's 45th transfer in 24 years. Khemka, as per the latest orders of the Haryana government, has been posted as Secretary, Archaeology and Museums Department and Director General,...
  • Vadra documents missing: Was the Hooda government trying to protect Robert Vadra? December 19, 2014

    In a new twist to the controversial DLF-Robert Vadra deal, two pages of a file pertaining to the case are missing from government records. The issue of missing pages came to light when former director general (DG) Consolidation and whistle blower IAS officer Ashok Khemka got the copy of that...
  • Vital pages of Vadra-DLF land deal not missing but detached, claims Ashok Khemka December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: With two pages of a file pertaining to DLF-Robert Vadra land deal missing, whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka has asked for a criminal investigation into the case. Khemka has also filed a complaint to present Chief Secretary saying that the file went to certain officers who were not...
  • Pages of file pertaining to Robert Vadra-DLF land deal missing from Haryana government records December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: In a new twist to the controversial DLF-Robert Vadra deal, two pages of a file pertaining to the case are missing from government records. The issue of missing pages came to light when former director general (DG) Consolidation and whistle blower IAS officer Ashok Khemka got the copy...
  • Haryana: After Khemka, IAS Pradeep Kasni takes on Hooda government July 29, 2014

    After Ashok Khemka, another top IAS officer in Haryana is taking on the Hooda Government. IAS officer Pradeep Kasni on Tuesday said that he was subjected to intimidation after he refused to toe the government line in appointment of Information commissioners. The Haryana Chief Secretary who has been accused of...
  • News 360: Centre strongly disapproves of Vaidik's meeting with Hafiz Saeed July 15, 2014

    With the increasing pressure from the opposition, the government has been forced to clarify its stand on yoga teacher Ramdev's close aide Ved Pratap Vaidik's meeting with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed in Lahore. The government has fielded its senior ministers in both the Houses of Parliament as the issue disrupted...
  • Ashok Khemka cleared of all charges July 15, 2014

    In an interview with CNNIBN Bhupinder Singh Hooda said that he will not comment on administrative matters regarding the case of Ashok Khemka. Ashok Khemka has been cleared of all charges and Narendra Modi has bought Khemka to the centre. Adhir Rajan Chowdhary, member of the Indian National Congress political...
  • IAS officer Ashok Khemka's appointment at the Centre cleared July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: In huge relief for IAS officer Ashok Khemka, his appointment at the Centra has been cleared by the Cabinet Secretary. Khemka has been cleared of the allegations of misuse of official duties. The allegations were levelled against him by the previous government. Khemka had alleged that Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw...
  • BJPCongress slug it out over Vadra, Priyanka hits back after CD release April 27, 2014

    New Delhi: In the election season the war of words between the Congress and the BJP is getting uglier with each passing day and Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra's alleged land deals have become the epicenter of the battle now. The BJP on Sunday released a video targeting Robert Vadra where...
  • Allegations of favours to Vadra politically motivated, says Haryana CM March 27, 2014

    Gurgaon: The Robert Vadra land deals have put a question mark on the Haryana government. However, Harayana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has denied having granted favours to Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Vadra. Speaking to CNN-IBN , Hooda called all corruption allegations against him politically motivated. "The allegations are all...
  • Haryana orders CBI probe into Rs 8 cr contract awarded by Khemka January 18, 2014

    Chandigarh: The Haryana government has ordered a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into a Rs 8 crore contract awarded by IAS officer Ashok Khemka to a firm in Gujarat when he was the Managing Director of the State Warehouse Corporation in 2009. Ashok Khemka has earlier exposed...
  • Haryana government doing wrong with Ashok Khemka: Yashwant December 5, 2013

    While the Haryana government on Thursday served a chargesheet to IAS officer Ashok Khemka over VadraDLF land deal cancellation issue, BJP leader Yashwant Sinha supported Khemka and said that Khemka is fighting corruption and this shouldn't be done to anyone fighting corruption. ...
  • Haryana charges IAS officer Khemka with destroying Vadra's reputation December 5, 2013

    Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Thursday served chargesheet to IAS officer Ashok Khemka over VadraDLF land deal cancellation issue. He has been given 15 days time to reply to the chargesheet. The state government has chargesheeted Khemka for overstepping his jurisdiction in the cancellation of VadraDLF land deal. He has...
  • IAS officer Ashok Khemka denies being on poll duty November 14, 2013

    Chandigarh: Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka was at the centre of another controversy on Wednesday with the state government stating that he has been sent on election duty and hence the post held by him has been temporarily given to another officer, an order he contested. Questioning the government order, Khemka,...
  • Don't act on verbal orders of political bosses: SC tells bureaucrats October 31, 2013

    New Delhi: In a pathbreaking verdict, the Supreme Court on Thursday said bureaucrats should not act on verbal orders given by political bosses as it sought an end to frequent transfers and suggested a fixed tenure to insulate them from political interference. Suggesting sweeping reforms in the functioning of bureaucracy, a...
  • Form board for civil servants' transfer, posting: SC to Centre, states October 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed the Centre and state governments to form a board for transfer and posting of civil servants within a period of three months. The verdict is expected to bring some relief to bureaucrats like Haryana cadre IAS Ashok Khemka who often find themselves vulnerable to...
  • Witch hunt against me after cancellation of Vadra land deal: Khemka October 23, 2013

    Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka said that a witch hunt has begun against him after the cancellation of Vadra land deal. He also said that he has not been served with any chargesheet. Khemka alleged that he was being held guilty by ministers and the media. ...
  • Chargesheet against me is humiliating: Khemka to Haryana government October 22, 2013

    Gurgaon: Haryana cadre IAS officer Ashok Khemka has questioned the state government's decision to act against him in an alleged case when he was the Managing Director of Haryana Seed Development Corporation. Khemka, who has been chargesheeted for low sales of seeds during his tenure at Haryana Seed Development Corporation,...
  • Khemka says he has been charged as he cancelled Vadra's land deals October 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka has indicated that the Haryana government's chargesheet against him could be a retaliation for cancelling Congress President Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra's land deal. Speaking to CNNIBN's Jyoti Kamal, Khemka has vowed to keep on fighting. Khemka clarified that he has not been served...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 18, 2013

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  • Preliminary enquiry by CBI to probe Khemka's wheat scam claims October 18, 2013

    Chandigarh: The CBI has registered a preliminary enquiry into the alleged irregularity in the purchase of wheat seeds by the Haryana Seed Development Corporation. The complaint into irregularities was lodged by the former Managing Director of HSDC, Ashok Khemka. Allegations are that the National Cooperative Consumers Federation and NAFED supplied...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 17, 2013

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