Modi pays floral tributes to late Patwa

Bhopal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today paid floral tributes to veteran BJP leader and two-time Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Sunderlal Patwa who passed away in the morning following a heart attack. After paying tributes to the departed leader at the state BJP office here, the Prime Minister consoled his family members. His nephew Surendra Patwa, who is the Minister for Culture and Tourism in the BJP-led state government, was also present. Modi spent nearly …

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 …

CM for water tourism in Hanuvantiya area

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that one more wide master plan will be chalked out for water tourism in Hanuvantiya area in which Dharaji, Sailani areas including Omkareshwar will be included. He said, it will be developed as ‘Madhyadwip’. Chouhan said master plan incorporating four nodal points will be prepared. Development work will be carried including proposed aquacity in Hanuvantiya and water reservoir and Hanuvantiya will become international centre of adventure tourism.…

Shivraj meets Modi on Namami Devi Narmade yatra

New Delhi: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Parliament House-New Delhi today. Chouhan informed the Prime Minister about the Namami Devi Narmade yatra being organised in the state on the lines of Namami Gange. He informed that the yatra will begin from Amarkantak from December 11 and will culminate on May 2017. Chouhan invited the Prime Minister Modi at the concluding programme of yatra. The yatra will culminate on May …

Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia sanctioned for deceased

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has sent Water Resources and Public Relations Minister Dr Narottam Mishra to Kanpur to help victims of Indore-Patna express train mishap. Chouhan has announced to give Rs two lakh each to family members of deceased and Rs 50,000 to each injured and provide free treatment. Chouhan called an emergency meeting of officers to review the cooperation in rescue and relief work. Chief Secretary BP Singh and Director General of …

Some are upset, when we talk of patriotism: Kher

Bhopal: When we talk about patriotism, some people feel upset. They say do not teach them patriotism. This is true that nobody can teach patriotism, it comes from inside. Patriotism is in our blood. It emerges whenever opportunity appears. If the talk of patriotism hurts anyone, let them we will act as we wish. This view was expressed by the special guest of the concluding session and the famous film actor Anupam Kher at the …

Praiseworthy progress achieved in MP: Nadda

Jabalpur: Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare JP Nadda said that praiseworthy progress has been made by the honest efforts of the Madhya Pradesh government for betterment of health services. The efforts of the state government have brought drastic change in the position of the state at national standard. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that all the necessary steps were taken by the state government to make the health services better. The state …

Judicial probe ordered in encounter of SIMI men

Bhopal: Four days after the eight SIMI members fled away from the Central Jail Bhopal and within hours gunned down in the outskirts of the city, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan ordered a judicial probe in the complete episode. However, the activists from different organizations are not ready to accept this judicial probe and insisting on their demand of probe by independent Commission in the supervision of Supreme Court. The opposition Congress right from the …

Bitta slams Digvijay for favouring SIMI activists

Bhopal: Defending the MP government over the alleged encounter of 8 SIMI activists, Chairman of All India Anti-Terrorist Front (AIATF) Maninderjeet Singh Bitta on Thursday said he salutes Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and the state police for killing terrorists. Former youth Congress leader Bitta, told media persons here, After I came to Madhya Pradesh I met Chief Minister Chouhan for the first time. I saluted Chouhan and MP police for killing the terrorists. Notably, …

CM to distribute crop insurance certificates

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will distribute certificates of insurance amount to the beneficiaries of the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme at Datia on November 4. Datia will become first district in the country to provide benefit to the farmers under this scheme. The programme will be organized at Datia Stadium ground. Minister for Public Relations, Water Resources and Parliamentary Affairs Narottam Mishra inspected the arrangements at Datia Stadium ground today. He directed the …