Kailash Vijaywargiya

  • MP minister slams Digvijaya for raking up Modi's personal life April 11, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh minister Kailash Vijaywargiya, on Friday, objected to Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh's tweet about Narendra Modi's wife and asked him not to interfere in the personal life of the BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate. "Digvijaya should talk about issues related to power and ideological matters. He should stop interfering in...
  • EC's actions to remove officials has led to a debate: Vijayawargiya April 8, 2014

    The Election Commission's decision to remove officials from the areas of powerful Congress leaders has led to a debate among people, Madhya Pradesh Urban Development Minister Kailash Vijaywargiya said in Indore on Tuesday. "Officers posted in the areas of Kamal Nath, Jyotiraditya Scindia and former minister Kantilal Bhuria are being removed...
  • AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal is no leader, says MP minister Kailash Vijaywargiya March 18, 2014

    Questioning the leadership skills of Arvind Kejriwal, Madhya Pradesh minister and BJP leader Kailash Vijaywargiya on Tuesday dubbed the Aam Aadmi Party leader as a by-product of Congress and BJP's fight for power. "I don't consider him a leader. He is the by-product of Congress and BJP's fight for power," Vijaywargiya...
  • Court rejects petition seeking Kailash Vijaywargiya be made an accused in land scam case December 21, 2013

    In a relief for senior BJP MLA Kailash Vijaywargiya, likely to be inducted into the Madhya Pradesh cabinet on Saturday, an anti-corruption court in Indore on Friday rejected a petition which had sought that he be made an accused in a land scam case. Vijaywargiya was a minister in the previous...
  • Kailash Vijaywargiya takes a dig at Rahul Gandhi over his remarks on homosexuality December 20, 2013

    Former Minister and senior BJP leader in Madhya Pradesh, Kailash Vijaywargiya on Friday took a dig at Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi for his views on homosexuality after the Supreme Court verdict on the issue last week. "Now, the party which Rahul Gandhi leads has to support homosexuality," Vijaywargiya, who won the recent assembly polls in the state...
  • Congress moves EC against MP minister's remarks on poll code October 17, 2013

    Indore: Opposition Congress on Wednesday filed a complaint with the Election Commission seeking "appropriate" action against BJP leader and Madhya Pradesh Industries Minister Kailash Vijaywargiya for his remarks on the model code of conduct. "During a function to worship arms of a particular community on the occasion of Dusshera festival in...
  • Real estate company paid Rs 42 lakh to buy burqas for Modi's rally: Digvijaya September 25, 2013

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday created a storm with a claim that the ruling BJP had got 10,000 burqas stitched for Narendra Modi's meeting in Bhopal on Thursday for which a real estate company had paid Rs 42 lakh to a local tailor. At a press conference, he also...
  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan distributes cheques to students to buy laptops August 27, 2013

    In a prelude to Assembly elections, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday distributed cheques for the purchase of laptops to students who have scored above 85 per cent in class XII and also handed over loan sanction letters to 90 youths to set up business enterprise. The Chief...
  • Congress adopting dirty tricks to malign our image: MP govt July 29, 2013

    Ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh on Monday accused the opposition Congress of adopting "dirty tricks" to malign its image by raising the issue of two of its ministers whose names found mention in a diary seized by Income Tax authorities from the premises of two mining barons. Congress has demanded resignation...
  • Batla House verdict is a slap on Congress party's face: BJP on Digvijaya's remark July 26, 2013

    Calling Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh a "non-serious" person, Madhya Pradesh Industries Minister Kailash Vijaywargiya said on Thursday that the decision on the Batla House encounter is a befitting reply to Singh who had termed it "a fake encounter". "It is sad that the Congress General Secretary, who is a very...
  • Chargesheet filed in land scam case involving BJP MLA May 21, 2013

    Indore: Lokayukta Police on Monday submitted a charge sheet against BJP MLA Ramesh Mendola and 16 others in a 2004 land scam case. The charge sheet was submitted in the court of special judge DN Mishra under Sec 120 B (criminal conspiracy) of the IPC and sections of the Prevention...
  • Women aping foreign culture not for India: Babulal Gaur January 14, 2013

    Sagar: After Madhya Pradesh Minister Kailash Vijaywargiya drew flak for 'Lakshman rekha' remark, his senior colleague Babulal Gaur on Sunday said 'foreign culture' of women wearing jeans and T-shirts, drinking liquor and dancing with other men is not good for India. "Women in foreign countries wear jeans and T-shirts, dance with...
  • BJP leader blames media, stands by his 'Sita' remark January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Industry Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kailash Vijaywargiya, who at a party function said that women who cross the Lakshman Rekha face rape, has now blamed the influence of western culture in the country for crimes against women. Speaking to CNN-IBN's National Bureau chief Bhupendra...