06 Jan 2012
Once considered a close lieutenant of BSP supremo Mayawati, former Uttar Pradesh Family Welfare Minister Babu Singh Kushwaha has created ripples in UP politics. His inclusion in the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) after being sacked from the BSP for his alleged role in NRHM scam has landed him in a soup.
30 May 2012
The CBI on Wednesday arrested former Managing Director of government owned co-operative PACCFED V K Chaudhary and four others in connection with alleged corruption in the upgradation of 89 district hospitals in Uttar Pradesh under NRHM.
24 Jul 2013
Lucknow: The CBI special court has taken a strong exception of shifting Babu Singh Kushwaha, an accused in the multi-crore National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam, to a hospital without its permission. Kushwaha was Health and Family Welfare Minister in previous BSP regime when the scam had surfaced.
23 Jan 2012
The CBI on Monday sought a report from Lucknow Police on the alleged suicide by Sunil Verma, a key accused in NRHM case who is believed to have carried "vital information" even as it continued questioning of senior officials as part of its probe into the scam.
17 Aug 2012
Barely a week after a top Uttar Pradesh bureaucrat, an accused in the multi-crore NRHM scam, was granted bail by a CBI court, the Allahabad High Court on Thursday sought an explanation from the probe agency as to why a chargesheet was not filed against the IAS officer in time.
19 Apr 2012
A special CBI court has granted interim bail to former Managing Director of Uttar Pradesh Small Industries Corporation, Abhay Kumar Bajpai, who was arrested in connection with alleged irregularities in utilisation of National Rural Health Mission funds.
15 May 2012
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadavon Monday said an inquiry was on into the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam and the truth would come out soon.
30 Apr 2012
In a development in the multi-crore-rupee National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam in Uttar Pradesh, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has got crucial leads about the alleged involvement of a retired Chief Medical Officer (CMO) misappropriation of funds in the procurement of medical equipments under the scheme between 2006 and 2008.
04 Jan 2012
The induction of tainted former UP Minister Babu Singh Kushwaha in BJP on Wednesday drew flak alike from its friends and foes, who said that it exposed the "hollowness" of anti-corruption campaign led by L K Advani.
01 Jan 2012
In a shocking revelation, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probing into the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam of Uttar Pradesh said that disbursement to the tune of Rs 54 lakhs was made to a Non- Government Organisation (NGO) without any work order.