Jairam Thakur Named Next Himachal CM After Dhumal Withdraws From Race
Dec 26, 2017, 01:46
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister-designate Jairam Thakur on Monday said his government would not indulge in "political vendetta", but would review "hasty decisions" taken in the past three months by the Virbhadra Singh government.
However his new government would not allow to further burden the state economy.
"I thank everyone, central leadership, Prem Kumar Dhumal who proposed my name supported by JP Nadda and Shanta Kumar", Jairam Thakur said addressing the media.
A former state BJP chief, the 52-year-old has won from the Seraj constituency five times in a row.
His appointment came after a long round of deliberations between party-appointed observers and central ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Narendra Tomar, and the newly-elected MLAs.
The ceremony would be brief and some ministers would also take oath, but their names are yet to finalised, he said. The initial choice of Bharatiya Janata Party for CM is Dhumal, but Dhumal himself said he was out of the race on Saturday.
"We will try to meet the expectations of the people of Himachal Pradesh".
Mr Thakur comes from the Mandi region, which till today has never had any saffron party chief minister in the state.
The BJP ousted the Congress from power by winning 44 of the 68 seats in fray. Right from the beginning, he was considered a strong contender for the post along with Nadda, especially since Dhumal's loss had created a situation where still giving him the job would have meant another by-election in the state. Central observers had submitted a report after meeting state leaders and RSS leadership in Shimla earlier this week. The results for Himachal elections were declared on 18 December 2017 and BJP won the polls with a comfortable majority. Apart from that, he has served as Vice President of Himachal Pradesh in 2003- 2005 and later he was President of the state in 2006 to 2009.
Mostly, however, you will just be shooting people in the face with a buddy, which is often all you really need. Both Xbox 360 titles are backward compatible so they will also be available for the Xbox One.
New Zealand pop singer Lorde is considering canceling a scheduled concert in Israel after facing a backlash in her home country. Naranjah added that fans who had already purchased tickets for the show would get their money back within 14 business days.
India, however, maintains that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Indian Navy. In its application, India had also informed the ICJ that it learnt about the death sentence against Jadhav from a press release.
India skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss and saw his bowlers justify his decision by restricting the tourists to 135 for seven. In the end, the job was done with four balls to spare and Dinesh Karthik in the middle alongside MS Dhoni .
Cleanopolis VR This educational title is primarily for kids but it doesn't mean that people of all ages won't be able to enjoy it. House of Terror VR This game gives you the chance to explore a haunted house full of monsters, traps, and very hard puzzles.
Lorraine Brock Saylor, 66, was feeding the birds when she was viciously attacked by the pit bulls at her residence. According to the Bell County Sheriff's Office, the man shot and killed one of the dogs, but the other ran off.
Tamil Nadu and Central Armed Police Forces personnel have been deployed to provide multi-layered security at the counting centre. Around 100 officials will be involved in the counting process which will take place in 19 rounds.
The country is already subject to wide-reaching sanctions imposed by the global community because of its nuclear ambitions. Pyongyang has said the decision puts the stability of the Korean peninsula at risk, according to KCNA news agency.
The company takes pride in hiring from within, saying that 98 percent of its restaurant managers are promoted from hourly jobs. The company's stock is down a whopping 13 percent his he made his polarizing player protest comments .
With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.
So in as much as stakeholders are heavily spending on ads, their audience is also responding very well to what they are offering. In addition to this, there’s a wide variety of games which the platform offers to cater for all types of gamers.
James Harden rips refs after loss to Clippers
Harden is arguably the most gifted scorer in the league and has displayed this ability in the Rockets' most recent outings. The Rockets were outscored by 15 in the third quarter, allowing the Clippers to erase a 15-point deficit.