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‘Clear bottlenecks in getting NABARD loan under PMKSY’

Saturday, 17 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR | in Raipur

Chhattisgarh Water Resources Minister Brijmohan Agrawal on Thursday asked the Centre to solve problems arising in getting NABARD loan under ‘Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY).’ He was speaking at a meeting of States irrigation Ministers held at Transport Bhavan in New Delhi. Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari presided over the...

Training programme on ‘social audit’ concludes

Saturday, 17 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR | in Raipur

Five-day training programme on Integrated Child Protection Project on 'Social Audit' concluded at the Hyderabad -based National Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Institution, an official press release informed. Chhattisgarh State Child Rights' Protection Commission Chairperson Prabha Dube gave a detailed presentation of the innovative steps being taken on child rights' protection...

‘Conserve fading tribal culture and tradition’

Saturday, 17 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | Jagdalpur | in Raipur

Asserting that there was a threat to the tribal culture and tradition of Bastar tribals, the State Minister for Tribal Welfare and School Education, Kedar Kashyap had appealed to the tribals to be cautious. He was addressing the tribal community at the concluding function of Chapka Fair here the other day...

Rabi crops in 23,014 ha destroyed in hailstorms

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR | in Raipur

Rabi crops in 23,014 hectares of land had been damaged due to hailstorms in the State while affecting 20,000 farmers, Revenue Minister Prem Prakash Pandey informed Chhattisgarh Assembly on Thursday. The Minister informed that district collectors have been directed to assess the damage caused to crops to distribute compensation to...

Distribute crop compensation to hailstorm-hit farmers: CM

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR | in Raipur

Chief Minister Raman Singh chaired a Cabinet meeting in the main Committee Room of the Chhattisgarh Assembly and directed officials to distribute compensation to the farmers affected by rain and hailstorm in the State. He also directed officials to carry out survey of damage to crops at the earliest and distribute...

3,900 missing persons traced: Paikra

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR | in Raipur

Home Minister Ramsevak Paikra informed Chhattisgarh Assembly on Thursday that 3,900 missing persons out of 4,749 persons have been traced in Raipur district. In a written reply to member Amit Jogi, the Min informed that the State Govt had been running many drives to trace the missing persons. He said that the...

‘4,512 fire incidents in forests of C’garh

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR | in Raipur

Forest Minister Mahesh Gagda informed Chhattisgarh Assembly on Thursday that a total of 4,512 fire incidents took place in the conserved forest areas of the State between January 2016 and December 2017. In a written reply to Congress member Amarjeet Bhagat, the Minister informed that the fire incidents affected an area...

Cong is going to form next Govt in C’garh: Hariprasad

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | Raipur | in Raipur

All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary and Rajya Sabha member B.K. Hariprasad has expressed hope that Congress party will form the next government in Chhattisgarh after the Assembly polls slated later this year. He was here on a day-long tour to the state on Thursday. While talking to media...

Rs 210 cr worth of water supply projects to be ready soon: CM

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | Rajnandgaon | in Raipur

Chief Minister Raman Singh said that Rs 210 crore worth of water augmentation project under the 'AMRUT Mission' will be ready soon in Rajnandgaon district. There will not be any drinking water shortage during the next 20 years in Rajnandgaon district. The project is being implemented on a war-footing,...

Congress to field local candidate in Rajnandgaon

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | Raipur | in Raipur

Congress party is not going to field any leader of big stature in Rajnandgaon for the forthcoming Assembly polls. A confirmation regarding the same was done by Chhattisgarh In-charge of All India Congress Committee, P.L. Punia at a meeting held here at the New Circuit House on Thursday. In the meeting he...


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