MP moving ahead on path of development

Bhopal: Minister for Public Relations, Water Resources and Legislative Affairs Narottam Mishra said that heart of India Madhya Pradesh is completely healthy and is moving ahead on the path of development. Mishra was speaking at a TV programme focusing Madhya Pradesh. State is moving forward expeditiously in various sectors. New and innovative facilities have been provided to the people of state in agriculture, irrigation, energy, health, social justice, transport, education and other fields. Besides eradication …

Narottam Mishra reviews WRD activities

Bhopal: Minister for Water Resources, Public Relations and Parliamentary Affairs Narottam Mishra today had a meeting with Water Resources Department (WRD) officials at Mantralaya and reviewed extension of irrigation projects. Minister Mishra instructed to complete under construction irrigation projects soon. Principal Secretary, Water Resources, Pankaj Agrawal and engineer-in-chief MG Chobey were present in the meeting. Minister Mishra said that water reserved for irrigation should be used fully in the interest of farmers. Constant efforts should …

Noted litterateur Jhammu Chugani passes away

Bhopal: Minister for Public Relations, Water Resources and Legislative Affairs Narottam Mishra expressed profound grief over the demise of the distinguished Litterateur Jhammu Chugani of Bhopal. Mishra said that Chugani has done an important research on Granth of Sant Mahamati Prannath who came from Gujarat and settled in Madhya Pradesh and Sindhi Vani. Services to the literature of Chugani will always be remembered. Mishra while paying tribute to Chugani prayed to the Almighty to give …

Mishra for early completion of projects

Bhopal: Water Resources, Parliamentary Affairs and Public Relations Minister Narottam Mishra has directed to ensure completion of ongoing projects for increasing area under irrigation in difference to wish of the Chief Minister. Mishra was reviewing departmental activities at Jabalpur. MLAs Sushil Tiwari Indu and Ashok Rohani attended the meeting. The Minister was informed by the officials during the meeting and updated status of under construction minor, medium and major irrigation projects in Jabalpur division. He …

Minto hall’s convertsion into Convention centre

Bhopal: Renovation of one of Bhopal city’s prime identity historic Minto Hall and work of convention centre will be launched on June 15, 2016. Maintaining originality of Minto Hall, a 500-seater ultramodern convention centre would be constructed there. Along with this, renovation of Minto Hall will also be undertaken at a cost of about Rs 32 crore. Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation would be nodal agency for this. Renovation of historic Minto Hall and …

BJP nominees Anil Dave, MJ Akbar file papers

Bhopal: BJP leaders Anil Madhav Dave and MJ Akbar on Tuesday submitted their nomination papers for the biennial election to the Upper House from Madhya Pradesh. Both Dave and Akbar submitted the papers before Returning Officer and Assembly’s Principal Secretary Bhagwandev Israni in the Vidhan Sabha premises here on the last date of filing papers. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, BJP state president Nandkumar Singh Chouhan, state Home Minister Babulal Gaur, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narottam …

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, …