Sarang announces fee abolition on cheque, DD, RTGS

Bhopal: In order to encourage cashless system in Cooperative Banks, Minister for Cooperative (Independent Charge) Vishwas Sarang has announced to abolish fee charged from the customers towards Bankers Cheque, DD, RTGS and NEFT Sarang said that cashless system is a big challenge for cooperative banks but not difficult. All the villagers and farmers are ready for this. He was inaugurating the one day workshop on cashless system in cooperative banks and primary agriculture credit cooperative …

Enraged mob attacks cops in Dhar district

Dhar: Villagers attacked police after bodies of two men, who had gone missing, were found in a pond in Rajgarh area of the district on Friday. A policeman was injured in the attack. Additional superintendent of police RS Narvariya said bodies of two persons were recovered from Mahavir pond near Dhulet-Mohankheda under Rajgarh police post. “They were identified as Magan Bhuria, 40, resident of Semaliya, and Nan Singh, 45, resident of village Koriya. They had …

BJP chief claims no challenge to government

Indore: Ruling out anti-incumbency sentiment in Madhya Pradesh, the ruling BJP today claimed the performance of government would ensure its victory in the Assembly elections in 2018. “We are confident of forming the government in state for a fourth consecutive term under the leadership of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. Our government has performed well,” state BJP chief Nandkumar Singh Chauhan said here. He was speaking to reporters after the conclusion of a four-day-long training …

Now, find a loo on Google

Bhopal: Feeling like relieving yourself and unable to find a loo, now one can Google to find the same in Madhya Pradesh and the National Capital Region (NCR). Starting today, Google has made available information about thousands of public toilets in NCR and Madhya Pradesh available on Google Maps. Working closely with the Ministry of Urban Development, Google is adding the location, address and opening hours of over 4,000 public restrooms to Maps, to provide …

CS reviews preparations for Narmada yatra

Bhopal: Chief Secretary Basant Pratap Singh reviewed Namami Devi Narmade campaign, Cashless system and Pradhanmantri Awas yojna arrangements through Video conferencing on Wednesday. Singh said that Namami Devi Narmade campaign is being launched with the main objective to ensure plantation on both the banks of Narmada River. Also directives for selection of plants as per the local climate and to undertake plantation work as suggested by experts of Horticulture and Forest departments were given in …

Cashless society must for country’s development

Bhopal: Minister for Finance Jayant Malaiya said that cashless society is must for countrys speedy development. He termed this arrangement as a second struggle for countrys freedom. He was addressing the dedication programme of first digital village at Badhjhiri of Bhopal district on Tuesday. Badjhiri is the first village of the state which has been made digital with the cooperation of Bank of Baroda. MLA Rameshwar Sharma was present on the occasion.

Malaiya said that …

Govt to close liquor shops on Narmada banks

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh government will close all the liquor shops situated on the banks of river Narmada from the next financial year. There will be no liquor shops on the banks (in towns and villages on banks) of Narmada River from April 1, 2017. We need a society free of addiction, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said at Chabi village under Mandla district, today, while addressing a gathering during his ongoing ‘Namami Devi Narmade – …

56 schools to be governed by local bodies

Bhopal: The State Cabinet has decided to give administrative control of 56 schools fulfilling state governments prescribed guidelines to district panchayat/urban bodies as per the prescribed procedure in compliance to the order issued by the Supreme Court. Under this, decision has been taken to merge eligible academic and non academic staff on contractual posts in the schools following prescribed guidelines as per the consent of finance department. Employees of teachers cadre who have completed three …

Youth Scientist Congress from February 28

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Science and Technology Council is organizing a 32nd Madhya Pradesh Youth Scientist Congress from February 28 to March 1, 2017 at Bhopal. Research papers on 19 subjects will be presented in the science congress. The scientist congress is organised with an objective to provide platform to encourage young scientists of the state. Research scholars and faculty members of colleges, universities, government and semi government/autonomous institutions of Madhya Pradesh can present their research …

Bharat to show path to world community

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Bharat is amazing country. It will show path to entire world community in near future. Here, differences in opinion are respected. He said that seers having different opinions are punished in many countries in the world. Chouhan was addressing concluding session of ‘Katha Rup Main Deendayal Ji’ held at Samanvay Bhavan today. The programme was organised by Deendayal Research Institute, New Delhi. Discussing Narmada Seva Yatra …