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Political experts says the three-time chief minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, is trying to keep these voters happy with doles such as patta, or land lease right, to the SC/ST for government plots they are occupying.(HT File Photo)

Shivraj Chouhan tries to pacify protesters as six die in Bharat Bandh protests in MP

By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, Bhopal
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2018 11:09 PM IST
The protests over alleged dilution of SC, ST Act during Bharat Bandh are not good for MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan in an election year as he is already struggling to pacify the state’s farmers, a major chunk of the electorate, who led a protest last June.
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