Drought relief of Rs 1957 crore distributed

Bhopal: A sum of Rs 1957 crore has been deposited as a drought relief in the bank accounts of the farmers through co-operative banks in 32 districts of the State. The Minister of State for Co-Operatives (Independent charge) Vishwas Sarang has informed in this regard. Vishwas Sarang also informed that a sum of Rs 1975.76 crore has been provided by the State Government to the State Co-operative banks and societies for the affected farmers and …

My government is sensitive, says Shivraj

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that state government is sensitive. In keeping with this, drought relief works should be undertaken with maximum sensitiveness. Projection of drinking water arrangements should be made on various possibilities about arrival of monsoon. He said that separate long-term and short-term strategies should be chalked out to deal with drought. The Chief Minister was reviewing drought relief works of various departments at Mantralaya here today. A presentation on …