Gulab Chand Kataria

  • Rajasthan plans linking of rivers and water reservoirs in next 5 years May 30, 2014

    The Rajasthan government plans to link rivers and water reservoirs in the next five years. Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said that her government had initiated the ambitious project which would help in the state's development. Raje said the pilot runs for Bunand river of Mahi Basin and Aahu river of Chambal...
  • Thorough probe will be done in Sikar jail firing incident: Gulab Chand Kataria January 27, 2014

    Rajasthan government on Monday assured the state Assembly that firing incident inside the Sikar jail would be investigated properly. on Sunday, a notorious criminal Raju Theth was shot at by another inmate Subhas Moond inside the Sikar jail. Panchayti Raj and Rural Development Minister Gulab Chand Kataria assured the House that the government...
  • Vasundhara Raje stresses on improvement of schemes January 4, 2014

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday directed officials to prepare a roadmap for an integral development of villages of the state. Chairing a meeting of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj department, she asked officials to work on a five-point special action plan to improve road networks, water drainage and drinking...
  • Vacant posts of teachers to be filled soon, says Gulab Chand Kataria December 25, 2013

    Posts of teachers lying vacant under the Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Ministry in the state will be filled soon, a Rajasthan minister said. "About 20,000 posts of teachers lying vacant across the state will be filled in first phase and any hurdle in the recruitment process will be removed," Rural...
  • Tainted Kataria, Rathore among 12 ministers inducted by Raje December 20, 2013

    The seven-day-old Vasundhra Raje ministry in Rajasthan was expanded on Friday with the induction of 12 BJP MLAs, two of them tainted in high-profile murder cases. Of those sworn in by Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva in Raj Bhawan, nine are in the cabinet rank and the rest are Ministers of State with independent charges. G C...
  • Differences within party over Vasundhara Raje grows, RSS intervenes August 28, 2013

    Rajasthan state BJP president Vasundhara Raje's style of work has drawn criticism from her colleagues, forcing the RSS to intervene to try sort out growing differences within the party. Senior BJP leader Ghanshyam Tiwari, a leading Brahmin leader, recently kicked off a row with a tweet in which he took a...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Gulab Chand Kataria gets anticipatory bail July 5, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Friday granted the anticipatory bail to leader of Opposition in Rajasthan Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. Three others have also been granted the anticipatory bail. Kataria is accused of eliminating Sohrabuddin at the behest of the marble lobby in Rajasthan. Kataria is the...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Mumbai court to hear Gulab Chand Kataria's bail plea July 5, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court will on Friday hear the bail plea of former Rajasthan minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. He had applied for anticipatory bail after he was named by the Central Bureau of Investigation in the supplementary chargesheet. Kataria...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Gulab Chand Kataria's anticipatory bail hearing adjourned till June 21 June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The anticipatory bail hearing of former Rajasthan minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Gulab Chand Kataria in Sohrabuddin fake encounter case has been adjourned till June 21. The minister's period of protection against custody which was to be expired on Friday has been extended. Kataria is accused of...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Gulab Chand Kataria's period of protection against custody ends today June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The period of protection against custody of former Rajasthan minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case ends on Friday. A special CBI court had granted Kataria interim protection from arrest till June 14. Kataria is the second high-profile politician...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Kataria files anticipatory bail plea at CBI court May 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader from Rajasthan Gulab Chand Kataria on Monday filed an anticipatory bail plea at CBI court in connection with the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. The former Rajasthan Home Minister has been named in the chargesheet filed by the CBI. Kataria is the second high profile politician...
  • Ashok Gehlot hits out at Raje for bangle comment May 18, 2013

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot On Friday slammed BJP leader Vasundhara Raje for attacking him over CBI action against Gulab Chand Kataria and reportedly saying that "we are not wearing bangles". "Bangle is a symbol of women's dignity and use of such a language shows that she has lost...
  • Case against Kataria politically motivated: Amit Shah May 17, 2013

    Jammu: The BJP on Friday accused the ruling Congress of "misusing" CBI against its rival parties and said that the case filed against Leader of Opposition in Rajasthan Assembly Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case was "politically motivated". "If people will leave the public life considering the CBI...
  • Party has no role in CBI's action against Kataria: Congress May 16, 2013

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday dismissed BJP's allegations that CBI has chargesheeted Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly Gulab Chand Kataria in Sohrabuddin encounter case at the behest of Congress. "Congress has no role in the case and law will take its own course," Gehlot told...
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  • Will resign from Rajasthan assembly if arrested: Kataria May 15, 2013

    Jaipur: Senior BJP leader Gulab Chand Kataria, who has been chargesheeted in Sohrabuddin encounter case, on Wednesday said he would resign from the Rajasthan Assembly if arrested in the case. "A political game has been played to implicate me in this case. The real face of CBI and the Union...
  • BJP red-faced over CBI chargesheet against Gulab Chand Kataria May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Rajasthan BJP leader Gulab Chand Kataria may have been chargesheeted by the CBI in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. But, as the BJP alleged, is Gujarat CM Narendra Modi the real target of the CBI? The CBI's move to chargesheet Kataria brought out the entire BJP brass against...
  • Fake encounter: BJP backs Kataria, says CBI targeting Modi May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday lashed out at the Central Bureau of Investigation and questioned its investigations into the Sohrabuddin and Tulsi Prajapati fake encounter cases. The BJP defended Leader of the Opposition in Rajasthan Gulab Chand Kataria saying allegations against him were politically motivated. He also...
  • Sohrabuddin case: BJP calls allegations against Kataria baseless May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party has come out strongly in the defence of Rajasthan leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria. Former Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje has described the allegations against Kataria as baseless. "Allegations against Kataria are baseless. The party stands behind Kataria and will contest the matter...
  • Sohrabuddin case: After Amit Shah, BJP's Kataria named May 15, 2013

    Jaipur: There is a new twist in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. Former Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria has been named in the chargesheet filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). Kataria is the second high profile politician to be named in the case after former Gujarat home...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Gulab Chand Kataria named in CBI chargesheet May 14, 2013

    Jaipur: In what is likely to spell trouble for the Rajasthan BJP, the CBI has named Leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria in its supplementary chargesheet in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. Kataria was questioned in connection with the conspiracy that led to the alleged fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, who...
  • Vasundhara Raje becomes Rajasthan BJP chief February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday virtually named Vasundhara Raje its Chief Ministerial candidate in Rajasthan. Following a meet in the capital, BJP president Rajnath Singh declared Vasundhara Raje as the state BJP chief and her rival within the party, Gulab Chand Kataria, as the Leader of...
  • Make Raje state in charge: Rajasthan BJP unit May 7, 2012

    New Delhi: A Rajasthan BJP delegation led by Kiran Maheshwari on Monday met senior party leader Arun Jaitley demanding that former chief minister Vasundhara Raje be made the state in charge. Earlier, Raje in a clear snub to party president Nitin Gadkari, decided to not come to Delhi. The feud...
  • Raje defies BJP summons; 60 MLAs resign May 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The feud in the Rajasthan BJP intensified on Monday with former chief minister Vasundhara Raje defying party leadership summons to come to Delhi and 60 MLAs loyal to her submitting their resignations. The BJP national leadership had summoned Raje after she threatened to quit over senior leader Gulabchand...
  • Rajasthan: Vasundhara Raje may defy BJP summons May 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The BJP national leadership has summoned Leader of Opposition Vasundhara Raje to Delhi after she threatened to quit over senior leader Gulab Chand Kataria's proposed yatra. But now sources say that the former Chief Minister may defy the summons. Kataria, an RSS-backed leader, eventually backed off but 42...
  • Rift in Rajasthan BJP; Raje summoned to Delhi May 7, 2012

    Jaipur: In Rajasthan, the rift in the BJP's state unit is out in the open. The party high command summoned former Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje to Delhi, after she threatened to quit over another leader's proposed yatra. "I will quit the party if Kataria goes ahead with his yatra," Vasundhara...
  • Rift in Rajasthan BJP; Raje threatens to quit May 6, 2012

    New Delhi: In Rajasthan, the rift in the BJP's state unit is out in the open. Forty-two MLAs supporting Opposition Leader Vasundhara Raje have offered to quit. This after a very dramatic party meeting on Saturday night where leader of the Opposition and former Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje threatened to...
  • Raj BJP leader denies any link with Sohrabuddin July 31, 2010

    Japiur: Former Rajasthan home minister Gulab Chand Kataria has denied all allegations of his involvement in the killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Swati Vashistha, he said investigations will prove the truth that the allegations levelled against him were not true. "No one, no official till now and today the...
  • BJP leader was paid to kill Sohrabuddin: witness July 31, 2010

    New Delhi: An important witness of the Central Bureau of Investigation has claimed that Sohrabuddin Sheikh was eliminated after a Rs 10 crore deal was struck between the former home minister of Rajasthan and the state's marble lobby. The witness, Azam Khan, shared a jail cell with Tulsiram Prajapati, who allegedly...