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Tuesday, 25 February 2020 | PNS

CM to release unified driving licence

Bhopal: Chief Minister Kamal Nath will release unified registration card and driving licence for vehicles at the Mantralaya on Tuesday. Transport Minister Govind Singh Rajput has informed that Madhya Pradesh has now become first in the country to issue Unified Registration Card and the second State in the country to issue Unified driving Licence.

The Transport Department is issuing driving licence and registration card according to the guidelines issued by the Government of India for implementation of uniform driving licence and registration card in the entire country in March-2019.

Rajput said that the preparation related to software and issuance of Unified Driving Licence and Registration Card by the Transport Department, is complete. He informed that Madhya Pradesh will be the second State after Uttar Pradesh, where unified driving licences will be issued.

Govind Singh Rajput informed that the unified driving licence will be of same colour and uniform pattern throughout the country. The new cards will have complete information with complete details including the validity related to vehicle and driver, emergency number, organ donor, QR code, specific serial numbers, hazardous driving validity, invalid badges etc.

Min reviews Bhopal development plan

Bhopal: Minority Welfare Minister Arif Aqueel, along with the local citizens and Divisional Commissioner Kalpana Shrivastava, viewed the presentation of the Bhopal Development Plan at his residence. Aqueel asked the citizens present there to give suggestions on the plan within the next 2-3 days. He said that suggestions received from citizens will be sent to the department.

It was told in the presentation that the Bhopal Development Plan has been drafted according to the population. Infrastructure development works will be undertaken on this basis. Logistic hub and commercial area have also been taken into consideration in the plan. It has also been noted that Accident Zone and Encroachment Area should not be built on the roads. The plan has been prepared after analysing the geographical location.

It was told that priority has been given to the work of saving and conservation the ancient historical heritage of Bhopal in the plan. Information about land value map, capital project etc. was given in the presentation. According to the plan, maps will be installed in the offices of the Collector, Commissioner, Municipal Corporation and Town and Country Planning. Apart from this, citizens can also get information according to the map on the website of MP Town Plan.

Nath to lay foundation stone of Micro Lift Irrigation Project  

Bhopal: Chief Minister Kamal Nath will lay foundation stone of Micro Lift Irrigation Project costing Rs 1,085.20 crore in Dahi village of Dhar district on February 26. A target has been set to complete the project within 48 months. This project will facilitate irrigation on about 47,000 hectare land of 106 villages of Dhar and Alirajpur districts. Along with this, the villagers will also get clean potable water from this project.

disaster mgmt training programme launched

Bhopal: Secretary to the Governor, Manohar Dubey launched a four-day disaster management training programme at Raj Bhavan. All officers and employees of Raj Bhavan took part in the training.

On the first day of training, Disaster Management Additional Director General of Police Dinesh Chandra Sagar, Director Institute of Disaster Management Rakesh Dubey gave information to the officers and employees present about the precautions to be taken during various disasters. Additional Director General of Police formed teams for various branches of Raj Bhavan, inspected their offices and informed the team leader about preparations to be made for natural calamities and man-made disasters.

Sarah Hayat Khan bags 2 Silver medals

Bhopal: Sarah Hayat Khan is motivated and gave her Excellent or Best performance in “25th Euro Asia International WFSKO open karate championship” and bagged 2 Silver medals and awarded with Certificate of Merit respectively.

This 25 th Euro Asia International WFSKO open Karate Championship was organised by World Funakoshi Shotokan Karate Organisation, recognised by Karate Association of India, Govt. Of India & World Karate federation held for two days recently at Mulund Mumbai, Maharashtra. Sarah Hayat Khan made Bhopal City proud by gaving excellent or extraordinary performance in this Championship.

In this Championship Wonder Karate Kid Sarah Hayat Khan bagged 2 Silver medals in Individual kumite and Kata Category in the age group of girls under 18 years respectively. In this International karate championship competition, hundreds of students from private and CBSE schools from different Asian countries participated.

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