Children are now able to speak and hear

Bhopal: A poor farmer Pavan in Bankari village of Chaigaonmakhan in Khandwa district was facing problems as both of his children were deaf and dumb, but with the help of State government, now they are now able to speak and hear. People knew the family more due to the fact that both children in the family were deaf and dumb by birth. As they were growing, they had become a cause for concern for their …

Elederly would not be allowed to suffer: CM

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that state government will not let the elderly suffer. All service and security would be provided to them for which a new scheme would be introduced. Information of senior citizens staying alone in urban areas, towns and big villages will be collected and listed to ensure proper service and their security, he said. A helpline will be made for their assistance besides they will be honoured along with …

Mati ki Mahak exhibition on September 26

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Matikala Board is organizing Mati ki Mehak exhibition-cum-sale and state level prize distribution ceremony at Gauhar Mahal on September 26. The ceremony will be inaugurated by Cottage and Gramodyog Minister Antar Singh Arya at 7 pm. Mansingh Bhondia, Dewas will give a Kabir Gayan performance at the ceremony. At least 50 sculptors from various districts of the state along with traditional clay products from the state and the country besides terracotta, glazed …

Eight more hospitals marked for treatment

Bhopal: State government has marked eight more hospitals for effective treatment of H1N1 virus, Malaria, Dengue and Chikungunia. The hospitals marked include one in Hoshangabad, 3 in Gwaliot, 2 in Sagar and 1 in Badwani. This way the number of marked hospitals has become 73. This information was given in the daily review of the Health Department. The hospitals marked by the Health Department for effective prevention of H1N1 virus, Malaria, Dengue and Chikungunia are …

Kolar road area to be known as SPM Nagar

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that Kolar area will now be known as Shyama Prasad Mukherji Nagar. The area will be developed into an ultra modern township through systematic development. Chouhan was addressing a massive gathering on the occasion of the inauguration of various development works in Kolar worth Rs 157 crore. Chouhan said that tap water supply will begin in Shyama Prasad Mukherji Nagar from December 25, which happens to be the …

NITI Ayog member praises State government

Bhopal: NITI Aayog member Rameshchand on Monday met Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan at the Mantralaya. During the meeting he praised the state governments Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana. He said that this scheme is among the priorities of the NITI Aayog. The Chief Minister said that the state government has implemented the scheme to ensure that the farmers get a fair price for their produce. Chouhan said that this scheme will ensure that farmers do not …

Southern Command Investiture held in Bhopal

Bhopal: Southern Command Investiture Ceremony was conducted at Bhopal on Thursday. Lieutenant General PM Hariz, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Southern Command, felicitated a total of 63 Officers, Junior Commissioned Officer and Other Ranks with Gallantry and Distinguished service awards. These awards have been given to the awardees for various acts of gallantry as well as for exceptional devotion to duty and service to the Nation. The awards presented included twenty four Sena Medals (Gallantry), six Yudh …

Bikano launches gift packs for Diwali

Bhopal: Bikano, one of the leaders in the market of packaged foods, here on Thursday launched its Diwali products with 19 types of beautiful gift packs besides 10-12 types of special sweets. The special thing about these products is that their self-life is 4-6 months old. While talking to media persons, DGM of Bikano Sanjeev Gupta said that the special thing about these products is that their self-life is 4-6 months old. Every year, special …

Special drive to hold rain water

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has issued instructions to launch a drive for holding flowing rain water from September 15. He has instructed to make action plan for farmers’ income not getting reduced due to rain deficit, observe Swachhata fortnight and get prepared for rabi crop considering rain shortfall. Chouhan asked the district in-charge ministers to assess availability of water for irrigation with public representatives and administrative officers between September 15 and 20. Effective …

MISA pension hiked, rules changed

Bhopal: The BJP government in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday decided to pay an honorarium of Rs 8,000 per month to those who spent less than one month in prison under the Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) and Defence of India (DIR) rules during Emergency. The state government already pays Rs 25,000 per month to those who spent more than a month in jail under the MISA and DIR between 1975 and 1977, when Indira …