Shivraj directs to accelerate metro rail projects

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan reviewed the progress of Metro Rail Projects at Mantralaya here on Friday. He gave instructions to speed up the projects and complete them in a phased manner while making them economically viable. The Metro Rail projects will be administered and managed by Madhyha Pradesh Metro Rail Company Limited. The Chief Minister will be its chairman while Urban develoment Minister, Mayors of Bhopal and Indore will be members. The company’s …

Dial 100 has boosted trust in people

Bhopal: Minister for Home and Transport Bhupendra Singh said that Dial 100 services have boosted peoples trust on police. The Dial 100 is giving prompt services in the state just like services in the foreign countries. Singh flagged off 45 vehicles from the state level control room of Dial 100. He also inspected the control room and apprised himself in detail about the services. Singh said that police sensitivity has saved lives of many girls …

48,179 MSMEs registered in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal: Availability of land, minerals and facilities have created investment atmosphere in the state. In the last financial year, 48,179 micro, small and medium enterprises are registered in the state. It is two and halftime more in comparison over last year. Principal Secretary MSME VL Kantarao informed that Industry Promotion Policy -2014 has been implemented in order to make the state leading in the industrial sector, to boost industrial competition, to maintain industrial friendly policy …

Efforts to increase more participation in GIS- 2016

Bhopal: Minister for Commerce and Industry Rajendra Shukla said that efforts should be made to ensure more and more participation of domestic and foreign industrialists in the Global Investors Summit- 2016 to be scheduled at Indore on October 22 and 23. He further said that branding of summit should be done in a planned manner. Objective of the Summit should be achieved. He directed the officials to present specialties of Madhya Pradesh in an effective …

Lectures on various subjects on Golden Jubilee

Bhopal: Lectures on various subjects were given by the scholars on the occasion of Golden Jubilee Celebration programme of RCVP Naronha Administration and Management Academy. Former Secretary Planning Commission and Advisor UNDP NC Saxena was the main speaker in the Naronha memorial lecture. Saxena delivered lecture on various issues on the subject Bharat Mein Samajik Kshetra ki Chunotiya. He underlined problems like poverty, malnutrition, illiteracy, education quality and health. Beside this, he also analysed different …

Kamdhenu center to be established at Keeratpur

Bhopal: Rashtriya Kamdhenu center of North India is being established at Keeratpur (Itarsi) of Hoshangabad. Assembly Speaker Sitasaran Sharma and Minister for Animal Husbandry Antar Singh Arya performed bhoomi-poojan of center being constructed on 80 acre of land. The center will be completed with two years. Sanction has been given by the union government to set up two Rashtriya Kamdhenu centers in the country. One will be set up at Andhra Pradesh for southern region …

Concessions to encourage food processing

Bhopal: Concessions are being given by the state government to set up Mega Food Park to encourage food processing industries. An assistance of 15 per cent of the project cost or maximum Rs 5 crore to set up mega Food Park on 30 acre land in private sector is being provided. This assistance is payable at minimum 10 food processing units in the developed park. Moreover, this grant sum is payable in the form of …

Shivraj for encouraging those working for cleanliness

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that encourage those who are working for cleanliness. Cleanliness should be made a mentality. Take resolution that our city, town and locality, colony will be made clean and beautiful. Chief Minister Chouhan was addressing a proramme organised by Municipal Corporation to mark Swachhata Diwas. He dedicated she-lounge (public facility) at 10 No Market and flagged-off 8 sanitation rath and 2 CND waste vehicles. He also performed bhoomi-pujan …

Make in India vision to be fulfilled with MSME

Bhopal: Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Kalraj Mishra today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ vision would not be fulfilled until and unless the MSME industries are developed. Inaugurating the two-day MSME convention here, Mishra said the jobs to be provided to the youths through the Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme and a thrust would be given to the traditional industries such as cottage industries.

Mishra, who also laid …

BJP legislator seeks resignation of Bisen

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Farmers’ Welfare and Agriculture Development Minister Gourishankar Bisen has come under the line of fire from another Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator over the assault on Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) pracharak Suresh Yadav. BJP legislator from Narsinghpur Jalam Singh Patel has demanded Bisen’s resignation owing moral responsibility for the attack. Bisen is responsible for the assault on the RSS pracharak. He hails from Balaghat district and is answerable for every incident occurring …