Rs 4414 crore to be deposited in accounts of drought hit

Bhopal: An amount of Rs 4414 crore will be deposited in the bank accounts of drought affected 20.45 lakh farmers in this month itself under the National Crop Insurance Scheme for Kharif-2016. The Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that such a highest claim amount has been received by the state in the country after the independence. Chouhan informed that successful implementation of National Crop Insurance Scheme was done in the state to compensate crop …

By-polls in MP important amidst demonetization

Bhopal: The by-elections to Shahdol Lok Sabha and Nepanagar Assembly seats scheduled on November 19 have assumed more significance these are the first elections in the State after demonetisation of high-value notes. While the electorate in both the constituencies are mum, the elections have become crucial for the BJP to retain their both the seats. It is expected that after demonetisation, the BJP would face problems as those waiting for days in queues in front …