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Ajit Jogi

Chhattisgarh's inaugural chief minister, Ajit Jogi, dies at 74

Jogi enjoyed support among tribal and scheduled caste communities because of his easy accessibility.

29 May 2020 6:08 PM

HC grants pre-arrest bail to Ajit Jogi, son

A single bench headed by Justice Arvind Chandel granted them anticipatory bail in the case.

30 Jan 2020 2:08 AM

Jailed Amit Jogi hospitalised for second time in a week

Amit, son of former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi, is lodged in Gaurela sub-jail in Bilaspur district.

07 Sep 2019 10:19 AM

Ex-Chhattisgarh CM Jogi son held on forgery charge

According to Superintendent of Police Prashant Agrawal, investigation into the case, going on for last six months, led to his arrest.

04 Sep 2019 12:57 AM

Ex-Chhattisgarh CM's son arrested; Ajit Jogi says 'Bhupesh Bagel lost his mental balance'

He has been accused of giving wrong information on his election affidavit about his birthplace.

03 Sep 2019 11:21 AM


Setback to Ajit Jogi as panel strips him of tribal status

Ajit Jogi accused Chhattisgarh chief minister of influencing the panel to declare him a non-tribal.

28 Aug 2019 1:53 AM

Chhattisgarh: Committee declared Ajit Jogi non-tribal; may lose his Assembly seat

The committee led by Secretary D D Singh stated that Ajit Jogi had been unsuccessful in proving his tribal status.

27 Aug 2019 3:51 PM

15-km-long tricolour unfurled by forming human chain in Chhattisgarh

The event, organised by Vasudhaiv Kutumbakam Foundation, entered the Champions Book of World Records (for the longest tricolour).

12 Aug 2019 10:03 AM

Amit Jogi lodges complaint against CM Baghel for insulting mother

Earlier, it was erroneously reported that an FIR was registered against the Chief Minister.

18 Jun 2019 3:09 PM

Chhattisgarh: BSP snaps ties with Ajit Jogi’s party

The decision was taken at the meeting of the state BSP at Raipur in Chhattisgarh late on Monday evening.

12 Jun 2019 2:18 AM


Ajit Jogi makes U-turn on Lok Sabha poll decision

Chhattisgarh is going to LS polls in three phases during April 11- April 23.

26 Mar 2019 5:04 AM

Ajit Jogi to initiate seat-share talks with Mayawati

The BSP has already announced candidates for six LS constituencies in Chhattisgarh unilaterally, indicating a crack in the alliance.

24 Mar 2019 3:40 AM

Cracks in Mayawati-Jogi pact in Chhattisgarh

BSP announces names of 5 candidates unilaterally.

20 Mar 2019 1:09 AM

Ajit Jogi plans to run for Lok Sabha, eyes New Delhi

The alliance has secured 5 seats in the last assembly elections in Chhattisgarh. While JCC bagged three seats, BSP secured two seats.

15 Mar 2019 12:55 AM

Ajit Jogi rediscovers political relevance as a third force

Cong threw Jogi out alleging that he helped BJP win 2003, 2008 and 2013 polls as he is close to saffron party’s ex-CM Raman Singh.

31 Dec 2018 5:47 AM


Baghel: A ‘street fighter’ who humbled mighty Jogi, Raman

Baghel was perhaps the only Congress leader who dared to take on Ajit Jogi.

17 Dec 2018 3:05 AM

Happy that BJP is losing in Chhattisgarh, says Ajit Jogi

Jogi said that the people of the state wanted to oust the Raman Singh-led government, which has been in office for 15 years.

11 Dec 2018 1:19 PM

Ajit Jogi may be kingmaker in Chhattisgarh

Exit polls hint at BJP returning to power in state.

08 Dec 2018 6:07 AM

Ajit Jogi admitted to hospital in Mumbai after breathing problem

According to the doctors, Jogi is stable now and will soon be discharged.

29 Nov 2018 9:09 AM

Chhattisgarh elections: 71.93 per cent voter turnout recorded till 6 pm

The second phase of polling was held in 72 seats spread across 19 districts, out of the 90-member Assembly.

20 Nov 2018 8:10 AM