Following a grievance lodged by BJP chief Sant Kumar Netam demanding the revocation of Richa Jogi’s case certificates, the committee requested Richa to furnish evidences to assist her caste credentials failing which her certificates can be annulled.
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- Last Updated: October 7, 2020, 11:57 AM IST
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Ahead of the Marwahi Assembly By-election scheduled for November this 12 months, Ajit Jogi’s daughter-in-law Richa has been issued a present trigger discover by the district caste certificates investigation committee over her caste credentials. Following a grievance lodged by BJP chief Sant Kumar Netam demanding the revocation of Richa Jogi’s case certificates, the committee requested Richa to furnish evidences to assist her caste credentials failing which her certificates can be annulled. The committee has granted her 10 days-time to furnish the mandatory paperwork.
Previously, former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Ajit Jogi and his son Amit had landed in soup over their caste credentials. Ajit Jogi, a bureaucrat-turned-politician who handed away lately, had remained embroiled for near 20 years in a authorized battle involving his caste certificates.
Netam, who had challenged the caste certificates of late Ajit Jogi and his son previously, lately complained to Mungeli collector difficult Richa’s caste certificates issued by the tehsil workplace, Jarhagaon Rajasv Mandal, in July over numerous anomalies.
The 18-point grievance talked about that Richa had secured a caste certificates with ‘Gond’ caste whereas the certificates issued to her earlier didn’t have it talked about. He additionally identified different anomalies together with mismatch in signature, e-mail ID, cellphone quantity, Aadhar particulars and a quantity of different points within the on-line software of ‘Richa Rupali Sadhu’.
Fearing authorized obstacles in the way in which of his candidature over his caste credentials, Janta Congress Chhattisgarh (JCC) chief Amit Jogi was reportedly planning to subject his spouse Richa from Marwahi seat within the upcoming by-poll. Following the problem over his spouse’s caste certificates, Jogi took to Twitter to retaliate with an emotional message.
None questioned the caste credentials of Richa’s household previously as they had been engaged in authorities jobs for the final 5 many years however now she had fallen underneath the scanner for being the daughter-in-law of Ajit Jogi, mentioned Amit on his Twitter deal with. Those questioning Marwahi’s daughter-in-law will get a befitting reply from public, he claimed.
Previously in 2018, Richa had contested from Akaltara seat however didn’t face any subject then because it was a common class seat.
Reacting to the matter, Congress media cell chairperson Shailesh Nitin Trivedi mentioned that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its B staff (JCC) had been resorting to selection of gimmicks in Marwahi by-polls and the current controversy was a component of their plan.
Former Chief Minister Ajit Jogi had represented the Marwahi seat for 20 years and the Jogi household was determined to maintain the seat in by-poll to make sure that the household’s political legacy remained intact.