SATYADEV KATARE

  • Congress seeks removal of Jabalpur Collector over firing April 8, 2014

    Congress in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday demanded strict action against the Jabalpur District Collector and some other senior officials in connection with a firing incident in which five party activists were injured. Party legislator and Leader of Opposition in Assembly Satyadev Katare also sought dismissal of the Raisen District Collector for...
  • Satyadev Katare slams Bhagirath Prasad for joining BJP, calls him a liar and opportunist March 19, 2014

    Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Satyadev Katare on Wednesday criticised retired IAS officer Bhagirath Prasad calling him a "liar and opportunist" as he left the Congress to join BJP. "Prasad is a liar and opportunist. Just before he joined the BJP, I had asked him about the rumours doing...
  • MP Congress wants Digvijaya Singh to contest LS polls from Vidisha March 18, 2014

    Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly, Satyadev Katare on Tuesday said the Congress state unit has requested party high command to nominate senior leader Digvijaya Singh for Lok Sabha polls from Vidisha seat. "Both I and Madhya Pradesh Congress president Arun Yadav agree that Singh must contest from Vidisha and...
  • Bandh observed in MP over Professional Examination Board scam March 1, 2014

    The state-wide bandh called by Congress to press for the demand for a CBI inquiry into the alleged scam in the Professional Examination Board (PEB) passed off peacefully on Saturday. There were no reports of untoward incident anywhere due to the bandh although cases were filed against Youth Congress workers at...
  • MPPEB scam: Have proof of 22,000 fake appointments, says Katare February 12, 2014

    Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly, Satyadev Katare has said he has evidence of over 20,000 fake appointments following the scam in the state Professional Examination Board (PEB). "A total of 32 scams including recruitment of contract teachers took place during 2012. I have proof of 22,000 fake appointments," Katare...
  • Congress MLA furious over delay in allotment of official bungalow January 31, 2014

    To protest the delay in allotment of an official bungalow and staff to him, newly appointed Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Satyadev Katare has returned his official car to the state government. The senior Congress leader told PTI on Friday that he was forced to take this decision as...
  • MPCC chief Arun Yadav to assume office on Monday January 19, 2014

    Newlyappointed MPCC president Arun Yadav will take charge of his office on Monday in the presence of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, party sources said on Sunday. Rahul is arriving in the state capital to attend a programme 'Samvad' (dialogue), organised by All India Mahila Congress president Shobha Ojha. Besides taking part...
  • Congress MLA Rajendra Singh unanimously elected Deputy Speaker of MP Assembly January 10, 2014

    Senior Congress MLA Rajendra Kumar Singh was unanimously elected Deputy Speaker of theMadhya Pradesh Assembly here on Friday. The proposal to elect Singh as Deputy Speaker was moved by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and seconded by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narottam Mishra. Leader of Opposition Satyadev Katare, Mukesh Nayak, Balbir Singh Dandotia...
  • Katare nominated Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly January 9, 2014

    Senior Congress MLA Satyadev Katare was on Thursday nominated as the Leader of Opposition in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly. Mr. Katares nomination to the post was announced by the newlyelected Assembly Speaker, Sitasharan Sharma. Later, Congress MLAs led by Mahendra Singh Kalukheda, Govind Singh, KP Singh and Mukesh Nayak among others accompanied...
  • Satyadev Katare nominated as the Leader of Opposition in Assembly January 9, 2014

    Senior Congress MLA Satyadev Katare was on Thursday nominated as the Leader of Opposition in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly. Katare's nomination to the post was announced by the newlyelected Assembly Speaker, Dr Sitasharan Sharma. Later, Congress MLAs led by Mahendra Singh Kalukheda, Dr Govind Singh, KP Singh and Mukesh Nayak among others...
  • Sexist remarks: Women invite harassment, says Congress MLA April 24, 2013

    Bhopal: A Congress leader in Madhya Pradesh has landed himself in a controversy by making sexist remarks that women invite trouble by looking at men in a suggestive manner, drawing flak from BJP. "Jab tak mahila tirchi najar se nahi dekhegi, tab tak purush use nahi chedega" (No man will...