Lalchand Kataria

  • Cabinet likely to take up Land Acquisition Bill today December 13, 2012

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet is likely to take up the much awaited Land Acquisition Bill for consideration at its meeting on Thursday. Minister of State for Rural Development Lalchand Kataria said the bill has provision for return of the unutilised land. Land Acquisition Act, 1894 has no provision for...
  • Lalchand Kataria made MoS Rural Development October 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Newly sworn-in Minister of State for Defence Lalchand Kataria has now been appointed as Minister of State for Rural Development Ministry after much confusion. Kataria, a first-time inductee into the Cabinet, was given his new post after meeting the Prime Minister on Tuesday. His first appointment as MoS...
  • Lalchand Kataria meets PM, seeks portfolio change October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Sulking over the work allocation in Defence Ministry to him, Lalchand Kataria on Tuesday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and sought a change in his portfolio which he has refused to take charge in the last two days. Official sources said Kataria conveyed to the Prime Minister that since...
  • MoS Defence Lalchand Kataria's portfolio may be changed October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Defence Lalchand Kataria's portfolio is likely to be changed, sources said on Tuesday. The sources said that the Prime Minister's Office had put on hold the decision to appoint Kataria as one of the two Ministers of State for Defence. Sources said that this was...