Bhopal recorded 12 inch rains, 11 killed in MP

Bhopal: Rains continued to play havoc in the state as 11 people have died due to flood in the state in the last couple of days. Besides, Bhopal received record breaking rainfall in past 24 hours. For the first time in 43 years, 12 inch rainfall was recorded in a night. Four people died in the city during the rainfall. Previously in 1973 on July 22, 23.7 centimeter rainfall was recorded. Heavy rains continued to …

Oraon undertakes state-level review

Bhopal: National Tribal Commission’s Chairman Rameshwar Oraon undertook state-level review of tribal development works in the state here today. He lauded Madhya Pradesh government’s works for tribal welfare. Commission’s Vice Chairman Ravi Thakur, SC, ST Welfare Minister Gyan Singh and ACS SR Mohanthy were also present on the occasion. Oraon said that the schemes chalked out for tribal areas should be effectively implemented. The commission is striving to bring tribals in the mainstream.

Oran appealed …

Gupta for making institutions transparent

Bhopal: Higher and Technical Education Minister Umashankar Gupta has directed to make higher education’s technical and other institutions transparent and conducive for students. He directed for constant monitoring of private educational institutions for basic facilities and quality education. He directed to set up all-equipped exam halls of 1000 capacity each in all districts. Gupta reviewed activities of Higher and Technical Education Department here today. Gupta directed to make technical education practical and employment-oriented. He said …