f9488a8cf8 Loading. HOME Bangalore Mumbai Hyderabad Chennai Ahmedabad Kolkata Pune Jaipur Kochi Lucknow Thane . All rights reserved. Congress has seen internal differences over the support from PDF? Naithani: Despite losing the 2012 assembly elections, Upadhyay was made the Congress state chief and he needs to thank the party leaders for it. While the BJP has 28 MLAs, the Congress has 27. But at the same time, we need to think about the candidates who will contest against the PDF legislators in the 2017 elections. Chief Minister Harish Rawat refused to describe these positions as red beacons saying that these are the special responsibilities which these MLAs and Ministers will have to fulfill to boost development activities in the respective fields. The situation dipped to the extent that CM Harish Rawat had to intervene and take sides for the PDF. In addition, 10 more MLAs were awarded important posts by the state government in what is being seen as an attempt by CM Harish Rawat to keep his flock together are: Ansuya Prasad Maikhuri, Congress MLA from Karanprayag in Chamoli district, was appointed the Chairman of newly-constituted Gairsain Development Authority.
There is no denying the fact that PDF has stood loyal to Congress but we need to come face to face with reality. We are just a portal to link these websites to ease the user's access all in one place and claims no association or partnership with any of the listed websites. Nautiyal further added that on May 31, the government had appointed 11 lawmakers as heads of various board with Cabinet rank. Ruling Congress has been pushed to the wall as PDF has remained vocal in its demand for the seat and the issue is likely to strike a wrong chord between them. I do not want to discuss the issue any further. The BJPs move to support PDF candidate seems to be a bad news for the ruling party. What is PDF, does it really exist, asks Upadhyay 22 Sep 2016The cracks in the alliance between the Congress and the Progressive Democratic Front (PDF) are deepening every day. Is this the way to behave or speak about the allies who have stood with Congress through the testing times? Q. .. Sack PDF ministers if want talks, says rebel Cong MLA 23 Mar 2016A rebel Congress MLA has hinted at the possibility of talks with the party leadership in Uttarakhand if the Harish Rawat government ended an alliance with the Progressive Democratic Front (PDF) and sacked four of its leaders who are currently serving as state cabinet ministers.