A Dental and Medical Admission Test (DMAT) scam accused in Madhya Pradesh alleged on Tuesday that he perceived threat to life as he was shot at by some motorcycle-borne attackers on Monday night.
In police records, Shyamveer Yadav was a racketeer in the Vyapam scam, a middleman who helped candidates in the pre-medical tests secure seats in Madhya Pradesh.
Widespread rain continued to lash several parts of Madhya Pradesh for the fourth consecutive day as the cyclonic storm Komen, which converted into a deep depression, has now entered the state.
The CBI on Monday registered five more FIRs in connection with the Vyapam scam.
A trainee IAS officer posted in Madhya Pradesh has alleged humiliation by a judge and a lawyer during recording of her statement in a sexual harassment case she had filed against an official of the state human rights panel.
The MP State cabinet approved the purchase of a new jet plane for the chief minister in its meeting on Tuesday. State government spokesperson, Narottam Mishra confirmed that a new jet plane would be bought as a state plane for about R80 crore.
In a late night encounter on Monday, the police killed an accomplice of gangster Harendra Rana in Gwalior, while two of his other accomplices succeeded in fleeing the spot.
Doubts arise on MP chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and his government’s knowledge about lessons on late Dr APJ Abdul Kalam being taught in government schools.
The Madhya Pradesh government’s recent shifting of 136 colleges’ affiliation from its central university to an under-staffed state varsity has made students, colleges and educationists feel “cheated”.
The Bhopal police on Monday arrested four persons who allegedly gang-raped a 24-year-old woman on VIP road under Talaiya police station on Saturday night.
The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday registered eight fresh cases in its Vyapam-scam probe to probe alleged irregularities in the conduct of examinations including those related to pre-medical tests and recruitment of constables.
As many as nine people accused in a particular case in the Vyapam scam have died since 2007, it has emerged now, thickening the plot in the multi-layered exam-rigging scandal in Madhya Pradesh.
A day after a Dalit man was beaten to death and his wife was assaulted in Raisen, the police nabbed the two accused on Saturday.
Senior Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday underlined the need for his party to strengthen its presence at the ground level in Madhya Pradesh.
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has just got tips for his proposed book on the all-consuming Vyapam scam. And the words of advice have come from none other than Congress leader Digvijaya Singh.