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14th Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, India

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Digvijaya Singh: 14th Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, India
Digvijaya Singh is an Indian politician and a Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha. He is Ex-General Secretary of the Indian National Congress party's All India Congress Committee. Previously, he had served as the 14th Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, a central Indian state, for two terms from 1993 to 2003. Prior to that he was a minister in Chief Minister Arjun Singh's cabinet between 1980 and 1984. In 2019 Lok Sabha elections he was defeated by Pragya Singh Thakur for Bhopal Lok Sabha seat.

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Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2023: Shivraj’s dig at Kamal Nath, Digvijay Singh | Oneindia [Video]

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2023: Shivraj’s dig at Kamal Nath, Digvijay Singh | Oneindia

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday took a swipe at Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh and Kamal Nath, referring to them as Sholay film characters 'Jai' and 'Veeru', who he..

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Cong threatening people, says MP CM on video of leader warning women of retribution during poll rally

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Congress will do well in MP polls, Jyotiraditya Scindia's absence won't impact its prospects: Digvijaya Singh

Former Chief Minister and Rajya Sabha member Digvijaya Singh expressed confidence in the Congress party's performance in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh elections. He stated that the absence of..
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Rajasthan-like raids in poll-bound MP in next four days: Digvijaya Singh

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Only two parties in MP, don't fall into trap of smaller outfits: Digvijaya to voters

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MP Elections 2023: Digvijaya Singh denies reports of rift in Congress, differences with Kamal Nath, claims it is...

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh in a statement noted several newspapers have claimed that he cancelled his visits to Jhabua and Khategaon due to his displeasure.
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Congress misleads people during elections: Union Minister Prahlad Patel on ED raids in Rajasthan

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'You stooped to such a low level ... ': Shivraj Singh Chouhan counters Digvijaya Singh's barbs on 'Kanya Pujan'

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Jyotiraditya Scindia tears into Congress over Kamal Nath's 'tear clothes' jibe at Digvijaya Singh

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MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan mocks Kamal Nath; says Digvijaya ran previous government with 'power of attorney'

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Complaint filed in MP-MLA court against Congress' Digvijay Singh for social media post on ex-RSS chief

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Cases against Digvijaya Singh in MP for sharing post on Golwalkar


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FIR filed against Congress' Digvijay Singh for remarks on RSS leader Golwalkar

An FIR has been lodged against Congress leader Digvijay Singh in Indore's Tukoganj Police Station over his alleged remark on Guru Golwalkar, former chief of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). Digvijay..
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Surgical strikes row: Digvijaya's remarks ridiculous, armed forces do not need to give proof, says Rahul Gandhi

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BJP attacks Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for dismissing Digvijaya's remarks on surgical strike as 'personal view'

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After row over surgical strikes remarks, Digvijaya Singh attempts damage control

The Congress party distanced themselves from Digvijaya Singh's statements after he cast doubt on the veracity of the 2019 surgical strikes.
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Targeting the Centre, former Madhya Pradesh CM Digvijaya Singh said ruling government gave no proof of the 2019 surgical strikes.
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'Why can't a 75-year-old 'young man' have fun', says Digvijay Singh as dance video during Bharat Jodo Yatra goes viral

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It's Mallikarjun Kharge vs Shashi Tharoor for Congress president, Digvijaya Singh drops out

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Mallikarjun Kharge files nomination for Cong president poll

Mallikarjun Kharge candidature was proposed by party leaders Ashok Gehlot, Digvijaya Singh, Pramod Tiwari, PL Punia, AK Antony, Pawan Kumar Bansal and Mukul Wasnik. G23 leaders Anand Sharma and Manish..
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It's Kharge vs Shashi Tharoor as Digvijaya Singh drops out of Congress presidential race

Speaking to reporters, Singh said he "cannot think of contesting an election" against a senior leader like Kharge.
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Digvijaya Singh opts out of Cong prez race, to back Mallikarjun Kharge

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Mallikarjun Kharge to contest Cong prez poll: Pramod Tiwari

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