CM says every poor family to get house

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that every poor firmly will be provided a residential plot of land and assistance to construct house. No poor person will be deprived of residential land. Poor people will not be evicted from occupied lands, but will be given pattas for the same land. The Chief Minister was addressing Antyodaya Mela at Karanja in Lanji tahasil of Balaghat district today. Farmers Welfare and Agriculture Development Minister Gaurishankar …

Special teams to monitor sonography centres

Bhopal: Health and Family Welfare Minister Narottam Mishra chaired a meeting of State Supervisory Board constituted under PC&PNDT Act at Mantralaya here on Monday. Mishra felicitated Mahesh Chandak of Chhindwara district for sting operation to highlight cases of female foeticide. Lauding role of Chandak, Mishra gave him letter of citation and a cheque of Rs 50,000 as first installment of incentive. The teams informed about inspections made by them. After inspecting ultrasonography centres and documents, …

HC asks State to reply in Chhindwara firing case

Jabalpur: The Madhya Pradesh High Court has directed the state’s Chief Secretary to file a reply in an affidavit in connection with the action taken in firing incident at Chhindwara’s Gusli village that led to the death of two tribal, including a woman, two years ago. A division bench comprising Chief Justice AM Khanwilkar and Justice Sanjay Yadav, while hearing the matter yesterday, also expressed anger over no reply being filed by the Chief Secretary …