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Procure 32 L MT of rice from C’garh: Baghel to Centre

Procure 32 L MT of rice from C’garh: Baghel to Centre

Friday, 15 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel accompanied by his Cabinet colleagues Ravindra Choubey and Amarjeet Bhagat on Thursday met Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar and Union Minister for Food Ram Vilas Paswan in New Delhi and urged them to procure rice from Chhattisgarh for the Central...

CS instructs officials to take action agst inter-state paddy transportation

Friday, 15 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh Chief Secretary R. P. Mandal chairing the review meeting of all divisional commissioners and collectors of the state at conference hall of New Circuit House on Thursday emphasised on curbing illegal transport of paddy from neighbouring states. He said Chhattisgarh is the only state to procure paddy from farmers at...

CM Baghel orders probe in Radiant Way school mishap

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel    taking serious note of the alleged laxity on the part of management of Radiant-Way public school, which led to an accident during adventure sports, ordered a probe into the matter. A girl student of class-4 of the school located in the state capital got serious injuries in...

Rail services disrupted, many trains cancelled

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Normal train services were disrupted on Howrah-Mumbai route after a crane fell near the Road Under Bridge construction site at Chuchuhiya para, Bilaspur on Wednesday blocking tracks and OHE breakdown. According to South East Central Railway, train number 12879 (Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Bhubaneshwar Express) has been diverted from Lakholi-Sambalpur route, while 18029...

CAIT reaches out to MPs to push for e-commerce policy

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | BUSINESS REPORTER | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh unit of the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Wednesday gave representations to Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha members from the state as part of the confederation’s nationwide agitation against  e-commerce companies Amazon and Flipkart.   They want the parliamentarians to raise in parliament, what they called unethical business practice...

Chhattisgarh to get 5 female wild buffaloes from Assam

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Government of India has cleared the proposal for shifting of five female wild water buffaloes from Assam’s Manas National Sanctuary. The bovines will travel around 1500 kilometres to reach Chhattisgarh. In a statement Principal Chief Forest Conservator (Wildlife) Atul Shukla said this will create conducive atmosphere for breeding and increase the number...

BJP to stage sit-in tomorrow

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh BJP state president Vikram Usendi said his party is organising a day-long sit-in-demonstration on November 15 at ‘mandal’   (division) level across the state, demanding procurement of paddy from that day itself. Previous BJP government used to commence the procurement from November 15 every year, he said. Addressing the media, jointly with...

Maoists instigated Potali - Dantewada villagers’ stir: Govt

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

The state government has claimed that it was under pressure from Maoists that villagers of Potali in Dantewada district of Bastar region staged a demonstration on Tuesday. There was a drastic change in their behavior when they were pacified on Wednesday, it claims.  Notable, a couple of days ago a security camp...

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