The 47-year-old Virender is the husband of Olympian discus thrower and sitting Rajasthan MLA Krishna Poonia. He is now admitted to the Railway Hospital in Jaipur.
Updated on Sep 08, 2020 06:56 PM IST
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Vishnudutt Vishnoi, who was SHO at Rajgarh police station in Churu, was found dead at his official residence in Churu in May following which BJP and BSP leaders in the state alleged that he was under pressure.
Updated on Jul 21, 2020 05:32 PM IST
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Two Olympians, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s Rajyavardhan Rathore and Krishna Poonia of the Congress, were in the fray in the Jaipur Rural seat, where polling was held along with other 11 constituencies in Rajasthan on Monday.
Updated on May 06, 2019 11:52 PM IST
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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Women candidates in Rajasthan raise poll pitch on crime rate, water crisis and toilets
The Congress fielded four women candidates – Jyoti Khandelwal from Jaipur, Jyoti Mirdha from Nagaur, Krishna Poonia from Jaipur Rural, and Savita Meena from Dausa.
Published on May 02, 2019 01:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur |Nikita Bishnoi
After Jodhpur, Jaipur Rural Lok Sabha seat has emerged as the most contested with two Olympians Rajyavardhan Rathore of the BJP and Poonia of the Congress in a direct fight.
Published on May 02, 2019 12:37 PM IST
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Lok Sabha elections 2019: BJP’s Rajyavardhan Rathore banks on developmental work in Jaipur’s Sinodiya village
Rathore toured around a dozen villages in Phulera sub-district on Monday.
Updated on May 02, 2019 11:36 AM IST
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Elections will be held in two phases in Rajasthan. Voting in 13 constituencies will be held in the first phase on April 29. The remaining 12 constituencies will vote on May 5. The votes will be counted on May 23.
Updated on Apr 30, 2019 03:54 PM IST
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The Congress has fielded former Jaipur mayor Jyoti Khandelwal in Jaipur city Lok Sabha constituency and Olympian and MLA Krishna Poonia from Jaipur Rural seat.
Published on Apr 03, 2019 01:42 PM IST
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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Olympian Krishna Poonia fielded from Jaipur Rural in Congress second list for Rajasthan
Poonia is the second MLA to be fielded for the Lok Sabha election 2019. She is an international gold medal-winning discus thrower, three times Olympics participant and Padma Shri awardee.
Updated on Apr 02, 2019 10:01 AM IST
Rajasthan Assembly Election 2018: Electoral triumph will be same as winning gold, says Krishna Poonia
Rajasthan Assembly Election 2018: Krishna Poonia, the 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medalist is contesting the December 7 assembly election from Sadulpur seat on a Congress ticket.
Updated on Nov 27, 2018 03:23 PM IST
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