One held with 900 kg cannabis in C’garh

One held with 900 kg cannabis in C’garh

Sunday, 13 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | BILASPUR

Chhattisgarh Police on Saturday seized 900 kg of cannabis valued at Rs 1 crore and arrested a man during a raid on a godown in Takhatpur town in Bilaspur district. Bilaspur Superintendent of Police Prashant Agrawal told The Pioneer over telephone that Harish Sahu of Takhatpur has been taken into...

CM unveils Rs 448 cr devp projects in Mungeli, Bemetara

Sunday, 13 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday inaugurated development and construction works costing Rs 448.77 crores in Mungeli and Bmemetara districts. This was done during a virtual programme organized from his residence-cum-office here, an official communication said. The projects cost Rs 276.12 crores in Mungeli and Rs 172.65 crores in Bemetara....

Committed to protect tribals’ interests: CM

Sunday, 13 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Terming the Silger killings of tribals as unfortunate, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday said his government is committed to protecting the interests of the tribal community. Baghel was virtually interacting with villagers, public representatives and community leaders of Bijapur and Sukma districts from his official residence-cum-office here, stated an...

June 13 Lokvaani to be on Kisaan Nyay Yojana

Saturday, 12 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

The 18th episode of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel's monthly radio programme will be broadcast on June 13 during which he will address people on expansion of the Rajiv Gandhi Kisaan Nyay Yojana.  The Lokvaani programme will be broadcast from all centres of Akashwani in Chhattisgarh, FM radio stations and...

Cent percent attendance from June 14

Saturday, 12 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

All government offices, the Secretariat and offices of Heads of Department will function normally from June 14 in Chhattisgarh amid the Covid-19's falling graph. An order issued on Friday said the government had decided to function normally in view of the improved situation vis-a-vis the pandemic. All categories of officers and employees...

Eight Naxalites surrender in Sukma

Saturday, 12 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | SUKMA

Eight Naxalites, one of them carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh on his head, have surrendered in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district, the police said on Friday. Sukma Superintendent of Police K.L. Dhruv said the Maoists, including a couple, were impressed by the police rehabilitation drive and disappointed with the Maoist ideology. Of...

Obesity may increase risk of long-term complications of Covid

Saturday, 12 June 2021 | IANS

Covid-19 survivors who have moderate or severe obesity may have a greater risk of experiencing long-term consequences of the disease, compared to the patients who do not have obesity, showed an observational study. Obesity is known to weaken the immune system and create a chronic inflammatory state. These conditions can lead to...

4 govt employees held for taking bribe in C’garh

Saturday, 12 June 2021 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Four government employees were on Friday arrested in Chhattisgarh for accepting bribes, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) said. They include Bilaigarh Janpad Panchayat CEO Kuleshwar Gaikwad (60) in Baloda Bazaar and Patwaris Mukesh Kumar Bisai (27) in Ungarapal in Bastar, Amit Gupta (30) in Rajpur in Balrampur and Gajendra Chandravanshi (37) in...

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