Shivraj on 5-day US tour from August 28

Bhopal: In order to seek investment for development of Madhya Pradehs, the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will be on five day tour to USA from August 28. He will return home on September 02. During his visit, Chouahn will meet potential investors and apprise them of prevailing favourable conditions in the State. Chouhan will reach New York on august 28 Sunday. He will be given warn welcome by the Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP). …

National nutrition week from Sept 01

Bhopal: In order to apprise the people about various aspects of Infant and children feeding practices, national nutrition week is being observed from September 1 to 7. Aaganwadi workers and supervisors are being trained for various activities undertaken during the week. Under the campaign, live Phone-In programme will be broadcasted on all the centers of Akashwani at 11 am on September 1. Essay competition is also being organized on the subject Adolescence and balanced diet …

Security to tourists visiting Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal: In order to provide security to tourists visiting Madhya Pradesh, tourist police chowkis have been established in the tourist places of the state. Necessary training is being provided to the police personnel through Tourism Awareness programme. Under this, tourism police personnel of police range Chhatarpur have been given training related to their role in the tourist village Khajuraho. Under the training programme police personnel were imparted training on subject like their role, security of …

Metro is dream project of Chief Minister, says Maya Singh

Bhopal: Minister for Urban Development and Housing Maya Singh said that Metro is a dream project of the Chief Minister. Hence, bring pace in the process and implement it to make it an example before the country. She directed to simplify the procedure of making illegal colonies legal as per the intention of the chief minister. She also directed to provide potable water and drainage facilities in these colonies. She was reviewing the activities under …

CM urges talented people to controbute

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivarj Singh Chouhan urged the talented people to contribute for the development of the state. He said that students and talented people should contribute with the government for the progress of the state and the country. He was addressing the programme organized to distribute lap tops to the talented students under the Meghavi Vidhyarthi Protsahan Scheme at Lal Parade ground here on Wednesday. Around 53 lakh rupees were distributed through high tech …

Contractors be accountable for poor roads

Bhopal: Minister for Urban Development and Housing Maya Singh said that roads under guarantee period should be identified and send notice to the concerned contractors for their replies. She also said that zonal officers and engineers should be made accountable for roads and other construction activities in their respective areas. She was reviewing the condition of roads of Bhopal and dilapidated buildings here today. Mayor of Bhopal Alok Sharma was present in the meeting. Minister …

Nod to increase storage capacity for perishable goods

Bhopal: The State Cabinet here on Tuesday gave an administrative approval for a special scheme to increase the storage capacity of the perishable goods in the state. Proposals will be received online under special scheme worth Rs 294.69 crore for storing perishable items by the Horticulture and Food Processing department. Proposals will be sanctioned on first come and first serve basis. The scheme will be reviewed and expanded after two years. It has been decided …

CM asks to remain alert for more rains

Bhopal: Keeping in account the flood situation of Rewa, Satna and Panna districts due to heavy rains, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed to keep all the necessary arrangements ready on account of predictions for heavy rains in the districts of the state. He also instructed the officials to prepare an initial assessment of the damage caused by the flood to be sent to the Central government. He was reviewing the situation caused by …

Tourism Investors Summit on September 21, 23

Bhopal: Tourism is the fastest growing sector in the world and plays a very important role in economy. Several world class tourism facilities are available in our country. Its contribution in the gross domestic product (GDP) was 6.3 per cent in the year 2015. There are 32 world heritage sites in the country. Incredible India Tourism Investors Summit is being organised between September 21 and 23 at Vigyan Bhavan to promote investment in tourism. Many …

CM orders for a probe in building collapse

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has ordered an enquiry to find out technical reasons behind the collapse of Housing Board Bhavan in Maihar of district Satna due to heavy rains. Chief Engineer of Public Works Department Vijay Singh Verma will conduct the enquiry. An amount of Rs 4 lakh as a financial assistance will be given to each family members of the deceased persons. Chouhan appealed to the people to come forward to help …