Exit polls predict close fight in Chhattisgarh

Exit polls predict close fight in Chhattisgarh

Monday, 20 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Exit polls results on various news channels on Sunday after the final phase voting ended for parliamentary polls, showed a neck-to-neck fight between the BJP and Congress in Chhattisgarh. Exit polls results predicted a slight edge in favour of the BJP in Chhattisgarh which has total 11 Lok Sabha seats. The BJP...

Discussion held over spinal health

Sunday, 19 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Spine health is very important for a healthy body. The critical functions of movement, support, protection and co-ordination are controlled by the spine. Out of an array of diseases prevailing in India, spine injuries and deformities have been gaining momentum because of bad lifestyle, infrastructure in cities and overall a stressful...

‘Battery of control unit can be changed’

Sunday, 19 May 2019 | PNS | RAIPUR

Election Commission of India in a directive stated that during counting, in case battery of the control unit (CU) get discharge and due to which it is not showcasing the number of votes polled, then Returning Officer can change the battery. The Returning Officer will have to keep additional power back-up...

Blackbuck deaths: BJP blames government

Sunday, 19 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

BJP has stated that continuous death of black bucks in Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary is due to laxity on the part of the state government and forest department officials. BJP state spokesperson Sandeep Sharma, attacking the government, said out of 72 black bucks, nearly 25 have died but the department officials are...

Museum should be utilised as cultural hub: Dr Ota

Sunday, 19 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Former joint director general of the Archaeological Survey of India Dr S. B. Ota said museum should be used as educational institution instead of a place of tourist attraction. Museum stores vast knowledge so it should be developed as a cultural hub, he added. He was addressing as a chief guest at...

BJP formed probe panel to cover up its misdeeds: Cong

Sunday, 19 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee chief spokesperson Sushil Anand Shukla said the probe committee formed by the BJP over incarceration of two farmers on false cases of loan default was an attempt by the saffron party to cover up its failure in controlling crimes like duping and forgeries committed against farmers...

Congress prepared for counting: Shailesh

Sunday, 19 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee general secretary and communication department chairman Shailesh Nitin Trivedi said that the Congress has completed all preparations to deal with any eventuality that might arise during counting of votes for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in the state. The counting will be held on May 23. In all...

Hardcore female Naxal surrenders

Sunday, 19 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | DANTEWADA

A hardcore female Naxal gave up arms after being disenchanted with Maoist-violence and the difficult-living conditions of the ultras, police said here on Saturday. She was involved in several deadly Naxal attacks on police parties in which around 16 police personnel had lost their lives, police said. “We had received specific intelligence...

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