It was on Gandhi Jayanti that 16 people were gunned down in Khagaria. While the police blamed the naxals, it turned out to be a caste war over land.
He is known as a flamboyant politician: famous for his lavish parties in the capital. But Congress MP Subbarami Reddy is now under the scanner for being part of a House panel on national highways while his wife and son are part of a company contracted by the NHAI.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan, a young and dynamic leader of the BJP – party of the gods – is now invoking mythology to rule his state.