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No golf course on grazing land: Cong govt overturns Shivraj govt's decision

The Congress had accused the BJP government of selling land meant for grazing to develop a golf course for bureaucrats who were close to Chouhan

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The Congress government in Madhya Pradesh has decided to strike down the previous Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government's consent to develop a golf course near the capital. The Shivraj Singh Chouhan government had allotted 100 acres that was being used to graze cows for the project. Then in the Opposition, the Congress had accused the BJP government of selling land meant for grazing to develop a golf course for bureaucrats who were close to Chouhan. Now, state animal husbandry minister Lakhan Singh has overturned the earlier decision saying his government "would not allow the use of grazing land for any

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First Published: Jan 30 2019 | 9:35 PM IST

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