Shivraj launches development works worth Rs 12.83 crore

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan performed bhoomi poojan and dedicated development works worth Rs 12.83 crore at Barhi of district Katni. Chouhan dedicated community health center costing Rs 2.44 crore and Dr Baba Sahab Ambedkar Mangal Bhavan worth Rs 41.80 lakh at Barhi. Moreover, Chouhan performed bhoomi poojan for ITI building, construction of hostel for girls and boys students and construction of principal’s residence costing Rs 9.96 crore. Chouhan said that Vijayraghavgarh vidhansabha area …

MP moving ahead on path of development

Bhopal: Minister for Public Relations, Water Resources and Legislative Affairs Narottam Mishra said that heart of India Madhya Pradesh is completely healthy and is moving ahead on the path of development. Mishra was speaking at a TV programme focusing Madhya Pradesh. State is moving forward expeditiously in various sectors. New and innovative facilities have been provided to the people of state in agriculture, irrigation, energy, health, social justice, transport, education and other fields. Besides eradication …

MP among developed States now, says Shivraj

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that efforts undertaken by the state government in the last ten years have brought Madhya Pradesh in the rank of developed state. Now priority is given to make people economically empowered. Development is meaningful only when its benefit reaches the people. Chouhan was speaking at a programme organised by one of the news channel here on Saturday. Chouhan said that growth rate of the state is in double …

CM says his government committed for development

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the state government is committed for the all round development of all the sections of the society. Several unique schemes are being conducted for farmers, laborers and weaker section in the state. Chouhan was addressing the beneficiary convention at gram panchayat Bhathia of block Budhar district Shahdol on Friday. He distributed the benefits of various government schemes to 8 thousand beneficiaries in the convention. Minister for Industries …

Complete IT parks in stipulated time, directs Gupta

Bhopal: Minister for Revenue, Science and Technology Umashankar Gupta while reviewing the construction works of IT Parks directed the officials to complete the construction works of IT park of Bhopal, Indore and Jabalpur within the stipulated time and fix monthly target for it. It may be mentioned that development work is being undertaken by the State Housing and Infrastructure Development Board. Gupta told the officers to complete the administrative building and work related to electric …

Entries received for MP Tourism awards

Bhopal: To encourage tourism in the state, MP tourism awards have been instituted by the MP Tourism Development Corporation, a total of 513 entries were received and 447 entries were found complete and in order. Total 37 entries were rejected and 52 entries were found incomplete. Out of these 447 entries, award winning entries will be selected by the Jury for awards. It may be mentioned that online entries were invited in 22 different categories …

Newly appointed Governor OP Kohli takes oath

Bhopal: Newly appointed Governor of Madhya Pradesh OP Kohli took oath of the office at Raj Bhavan on Thursday. The oath was administered by the Acting Chief justice of High Court Rajendra Menon. Oath taking ceremony was organized at 12.30 pm at Raj Bhavan premises today. Chief Secretary Antony DeSa conducted the oath taking ceremony programme. Guard of honour was given to the Governor Kohli after the oath. He also inspected the guard of honour.…

Narottam Mishra reviews WRD activities

Bhopal: Minister for Water Resources, Public Relations and Parliamentary Affairs Narottam Mishra today had a meeting with Water Resources Department (WRD) officials at Mantralaya and reviewed extension of irrigation projects. Minister Mishra instructed to complete under construction irrigation projects soon. Principal Secretary, Water Resources, Pankaj Agrawal and engineer-in-chief MG Chobey were present in the meeting. Minister Mishra said that water reserved for irrigation should be used fully in the interest of farmers. Constant efforts should …

NCP member attempts suicide in front of Raj Bhawan

Bhopal: Demanding arrest of Governor Ramnaresh Yadav in the infamous Vyapam scam, party worker of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) tried to commit suicide by immolating himself during Guard of Honour at Governor House on Wednesday. The man was identified as Manoj Tripathi appeared just before the governors cavalcade started to leave the governor house and set himself afire; alert police personnel rushed to rescue and pacified the fire but still he sustained burns. The man …

Cabinet clears four irrigation projects

Bhopal: The State cabinet here on Tuesday approved Rs 2937.39 crore for four irrigation projects in the cabinet meeting. These four projects will facilitate irrigation in 95,730 hectare land. Administrative sanction of Rs 228.11 crore is given for the medium lift irrigation project Bham (Rajgarh) of district Khandwa for 6,100 hectare command area. Rs. 93 crore 61 thousands revised administrative sanction of Bankpura small irrigation project of Rajgarh district for Rabi irrigation in 1990 hectare …