Eight SIMI activists flee from jail, gunned down

Bhopal: Eight members of the banned Students of Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) were gunned down in the outskirts of the State capital within eight hours after they escaped from the Bhopal Central Jail, which is ISO certified. Police officials claimed that the eight inmates fled the jail by using bed-sheets as rope and climbed the walls. Before leaving the jail, the inmates had killed a head constable by slitting throat. At around 11 am, …

I dream to see MP become a leading state: CM

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh, the Heartland of Incredible India turns 61 today. I was born three years after its coming into existence. When I grew I was wondered at the unmatched greatness and uniqueness of the state richly endowed with bounty of nature. When I came of age I was at sea as to why this wonderful state continued to remain underperformer despite possessing all that is required to become a developed state. Development and growth …