Saturday, September 19, 2009

Haryana Assembly general elections schedule

Haryana is going for polls to elect its state legislative assembly members. The 2009 general assembly elections for the state for all the 90 seats will take place on the 13th October 2009.

For more details, election notification and schedule of events please take a look at
http://ceoharyana.nic.in/pdf/2009%20LS%20Schedule.pdf

The main fight will be between INC and BJP, need to see how they fair in this poll. As you all know Congress party did very well in the recently concluded parliament elections and that was the reason why the current state government has prompted for an early election. Let us see if this move turns out to be actually favorable for the Congress party.

BJP is kind of struggling with internal issues and it is important for them to come together to pull it up in both Maharashtra and Haryana.

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

AP New Chief Minister

New Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh

News reports from TV9 news channel says that the state finance minister K.Rosaiah may be appointed as the care taker chief minister of Andhra Pradesh. We will wait and watch how the political developments take place in the state. There may be chances that K.Rosaiah may be asked to continue to be the Chief Minister for the state.

As per news from the Telugu news channels - Jaipal Reddy, K.Rosaiah and D Shrinivas are the front runners in the state for the Chief Minister ship.

YSR is no more:

As you all know by now, AP Chief Minister YSR is no more and he died in an helicopter accident 70 KMs from Kurnool. The entire state is in a shock and the people of Andhra Pradesh have lost a great leader.

YSR was very instrumental in getting the absolute majority to the Congress Central Government at the center. And he has given the maximum number of MPs from any state to the center.

YS Rajasekhara Reddy Helicopter missing

AP CM YS Rajasekhara Reddy Helicopter missing

Latest Update:

TV9 announces that Chief Minister of AP YSR is no more. 5 dead bodies found near the crash site. Reports saying that YS Rajasekhara Reddy is dead

CM's Helicopter found around 40 nautical miles from Kurnool - apparently it is stuck in a mountain. Safety of CM YSR is still not sure

Still no news about the CM.

Read more on this from http://www.saakshi.com/

* Fans say YSR will return for sure
* Fans Demand where about of CM
* State Minister Roshaiah says Helicopter yet to be traced
* Sonia Gandhi speaks with YSR family
* Prime Minister inquires about Andhra CM's safety

Still no trace of Chief Minister of AP - read this
http://ibnlive.in.com/news/no-trace-of-andhra-chief-minister-security-agencies-in-a-tizzy/100471-37.html

More updates on this news soon

Previous: too many contradicting reports

Latest news from Andhra Pradesh is that the Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy Helicopter is not receiving any signals. Officials are expecting it to be somewhere around Kurnool Region.

This is breaking news coming LIVE on TV9 news channel - Chopper missing with Andhra CM on board.