MP has immense tourism potential, says CM

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Madhya Pradesh is state of immense tourism potential. Efforts will be made to generate employment opportunities through tourism development. Number of tourists in the state has increased constantly during previous years. Over 8 crore devotees visited Simhastha Mahakumbh at Ujjain in just one month. Launching renovation of 100-years-old historic Minto Hall and construction of convention centre here on Wednesday, Chouhan said that it would be unique …

Congress MLA out for voting in Rajya Sabha polls

Bhopal: After getting bail by the Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court, Congress legislator from Barwani Ramesh Patel, who was behind bars for the past five months in connection with nearly six-year-old rape case was released from the Central Jail here, along with three others on Friday. According to the Central Jail sources, Patel and three others were released after completion of all formalities. Now, Patel would be able to cast his vote for …

Tourism to introduce houseboat at Hanuwantiya

Bhopal: A plan has been chalked out to introduce houseboat in major water sports centre Hanuwantiya. Houseboat will be made available between Tava and Madhai. Efforts are also afoot to promote water sports at Bansagar and Omkareshwar. A 4 km long Bare Foot Track will be developed at Parsuli in Sidhi district. Country’s only aqua ski centre will be set up at Omkareshwar in Madhya Pradesh. Survey has been conducted to introduce mini cruise from …

Shivraj meets investors at Mantralaya

Bhopal: Investors met Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan here on Monday. They included Messrs Inox Wind’s MD VK Jain, Director Bhupesh Juneja, Messrs Avgol India Private Limited Israel’s Director Tami Hirszhon, Corporate Financial’s Controller Sivan Yedision, Messrs Vacmet India Limited’s CGM DC Agrawal, Vice President Pradeep Agrawal. Chief Secretary Anthony DeSa was also present on the occasion. The Chief Minister held one-to-one discussions with investors. He sought information from investors about status of their project’s …

BJP’s pre-poll promises proved hollow

Raj BabbarBhopal: Taking a dig at the grand celebrations of completion of two years of the Narendra Modi government at the Centre, actor-turned-politician and Congress spokesman Raj Babbar today said there should be a limit of celebration in democracy even after two years of bad governance. This National Democratic Alliance regime, led by the Bharatiya Janata Party, came to power with umpteen promises and after two years, their all pre-election promises proved to be hollow. Still …