CISF SI held with 3.5 kg pangolin scales in Raipur

A combined team of Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) and Chhattisgarh Forest Department nabbed a Sub-Inspector of CISF and Security In-charge of Raipur Airport and seized scales of pangolin in Raipur from him, on Wednesday. The accused has been identified as Jitendra Koche, son of Naresh Koche, a resident of Devnadi village who is posted as Sub Inspector, Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and currently posted as Security In-charge of Raipur Airport. According to WCCB Central Region, Jabalpur, ..

Maruti Health Club players shine in Distt Power Lifting Competition

Players of Maruti Health Club proved their mettle in recently held District Power Lifting Competition. Upcoming player Sumit Singh clinched the title of Strong Man Junior while Nisha Dhurve lifted the title of Strong Woman. Similarly, Nisha Dhurve, Yashika Sharma and Chitra Naidu bagged single gold medal each while Riya Namdeo secured a silver medal. In men category, Sumit Singh, Anshul Sonkar, Mahendra Kendra, Vishal Pillai, Shashank Joshi, Monesh Chakrawarty and Rahul Maravi won single gold medal ..

Revised basic course workshop ‘AETCOM’ inaugurated

The three-day revised basic course workshop - ‘AETCOM’ was inaugurated at the Medical Education Unit, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College and Hospital in presence of College Dean, Dr. PK Kasar on Wednesday. The workshop being organised by National Medical Commission would continue till September 17, 2021at the Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. Medical teachers from different departments are obtaining training in the ongoing programme. Dean, Dr Kasar while addressing the participants, ..

MP Rakesh Singh inaugurates painting, photo expo

Member of Parliament, Rakesh Singh inaugurated a painting and photo exhibition on ‘Gondwara Heritages’ on second day of Raja Shankarshah and Raghunath Shah Balidan Diwas programme at Rani Durgawati Art Gallery, on Wednesday. It may be noted that to mark the martyrdom day of great Gondwana warriors, this painting and photography competitions was organised. In the photography competition, photos of Manushri Mishra, Sachin Gontia and Shubham Pathak were selected as top three winners while paintings of ..

Inter-Group Shooting Contest to conclude today

1MP Battalion NCC Jabalpur has organised the Inter-Group Shooting Competition-2021 at Khamariya-based Sabera Basera Hostel from September 9 to 15. The NCC cadets from Jabalpur, Raipur, Gwalior, Sagar, Bhopal and Indore groups enthusiastically participated in the competition...

JMC continues to slap fine on shop-keepers for uncleanliness

The Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) is continuously taking strict action against those spreading uncleanliness and allowing crowd unnecessarily at shops. Under such an action, the Health Department of the JMC realised heavy fine from owner of a shop in Gorakhpur area. Senior officials informed that during inspection they noticed that an employee of Shri Krishna Mobile shop, located in Gorakhpur was throwing garbage into drain. The team members immediately reached the shop and realised a spot ..

Water crisis at Swami reservoir; farmers demand to connect with main canal of Bargi

Most of the water bodies in the region are in poor condition due to lack of rain. Swami reservoir located on Gotegaon-Bhama road is also facing the same problem. The farmers of the area are demanding that the reservoir should be filled by connecting the main canal or minor canal of Bargi so that the water level of the area could be improved. About 16 years ago, on the Gotegaon-Bhama road, the Water Resources Department had constructed Swami reservoir at a cost of four crores, from which the farmers ..

DLSA holds event to celebrate Hindi Diwas

In the honour of ‘HINDI’, a programme was organised at the ADR Centre Umaria. Under the able guidance of Principal District Judge and Chairman DLSA Umaria Sanat Kumar Kashyap members from legal fraternity expressed their views on the use of Hindi in legal field and proceedings. President District Bar Association, Umaria Pushpraj Singh said that language is the most important medium of conversation and forms unique aspect of one’s personality. Giving emphasis on the use of Hindi in legal proceedings ..

IQAC of St Aloysius Institute of Technology organises talk on New Education Policy

The Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of St Aloysius Institute of Technology, Education organised an invited talk on ‘New Education Policy 2020: Curriculum framework and its implementation’ on Monday. The session was organised under the valuable guidance of the Director, SAIT, Dr Fr Davis George and Administrator Dr Fr Ben Anton Rose. The inaugural speech was given by Dr. Renu Pandey, Principal, SAIT Education...

Jabalpur Boys, Bharti Club advance in Super Division Club Football League

Jabalpur Boys and Bharti Club teams won their matches in the ongoing Super Division Club League Football Tournaments, on Monday. The tournament is being played under the auspices of Jabalpur District Football Association at Shivaji Ground, Sadar. First match was played between Genius Club and Jabalpur Boys teams. IN the exciting match, Jabalpur Boys registered victory over the opponent by the lead of 4 - 2 goals. Earlier, Genius Club’s Elan brought first goal lead in 6th minute of the game but Ankur ..

Many benefit from Lok Adalat organised at Mandla

National Legal Services Authority (NLSA) New Delhi, National Lok Adalat was organised on September 11, in the entire country as per the instructions of MP State Legal Services Authority, Jabalpur. In this series, National Lok Adalat was organised in Mandla under the guidance of District Judge/President District Legal Services Authority, RS Sharma and under the direction of District Judge/Secretary District Legal Services Authority, Dr. Preeti Srivastava. Lok Adalat was inaugurated by District and ..

Mandla Collector reviews vaccination drive in forest dominated villages

Collector Harshika Singh visited Mohgaon Raiyat, Chubhawal, Swadga and other villages of Mohgaon development block and took stock of the Covid vaccination campaign organised in forest dominated villages. She said that work should be done by making a strong strategy to fulfill 100% target of Covid vaccination. Mobilise officers and employees by motivating them for vaccination. Similarly, prepare a list matching remaining people from vaccination with voters’ list and ensure their vaccination from door-to-doo..

RPF comes to rescue as woman passenger falls ill at station

In a noble act, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) rushed a female passenger to the hospital for primary treatment after she complained of dizziness while waiting for arrival of Memu train, on Tuesday. Commandant Arun Kumar Tripathi informed that before the arrival of train no. 06622 Katni Mudwara -Bina Passenger Special train, a female passenger waiting at platform no. 1 of Damoh railway station fell down unconsciously. Receiving information about the incident, Constable Ramsajan Yadav and Woman ..

Jabalpur Menopausal Society holds debate

Dr Pragya Dhirawani, President, Jabalpur Menopausal Society and Secretary, Dr Archana Shrivastava hosted a debate for the members of Club 35 Plus. Dr Abhay Shrivastav, President, Jabalpur Orthopedic Association, Secretary,Dr Jatin Dhirawani, Dr Nachiket Panse and Dr Sparsh Naik informed the participants with their knowledge and redressed the doubts of the Club members. The experts discussed about various healthy way to strengthen the bones and to stay protected from Osteoporosis. The participants ..

WCR starts computer-based exam for selection process

Moving in sync with Digital India and bringing more transparency in departmental exams, the Western Central Railway (WCR) has adopted computer-based test for selection in departmental examinations conducted by Railway Recruitment Board. Jabalpur Railway Division’s Personnel Department had organized computer-based test of JE/Works Exam in August 2021. A total of 13 candidates had appeared in the test. The IT team of Personnel Department of Jabalpur Railway Division has developed the computer-based-test ..

‘Ayush Aapke Dwar’ held at SFRI, RCFC

‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsava’ was celebrated with ‘Ayush Aapke Dwar’ campaign for distribution of medicinal plants at the State Forest Research Institute (SFRI) and Regional cum-Felicitation Centre (RCFC), Central Zone Jabalpur, on Sunday. Chief guest on the occasion was State Forest Minister, Dr. Vijay Shah while RCFC, Central Zone, Director, Dr. PK Shukla, SFRI Director, Dr. Amitabh Agnihotri and CCF Jabalpur, RD Mahala were special guests. The programme was inaugurated with planting sapling at ..

Kia’s new model Seltos X-Line launched at Khatwani Motors

Kia India Limited’s new model, Seltos X-Line was launched at Khatwani Kia’s showroom at Tilwara road, on Sunday. The new model was launched in auspicious presence of Saurabh Baderia, MD, Metro Hospital, Ram Khatwani, Chairman and MD, Khatwani Group and Rohit Khatwani, CEO, Khatwani Kia. Khatwani Kia, Vice-president, Ashok Thakur informedthat Saltos X-Line has been launched with new and attractive features include 1.4 TGDI Turbo Engine, 140 PS Power and 242 NM Torque in petrol and diesel version. ..

Cong Jt State Incharge Mittal interacts with office-bearers

Congress Party’s Joint-Incharge of the State, C P Mittal, on Sunday, took a meeting of presidents of various blocks and wings of City Congress Committee at the party’s office in Baldevbagh. During the meeting he asked the senior leaders and other office bearers of the party to give serious thought to every aspect of the organization and make it more progressive. He also reviewed the processing of constituting Mandalam in all four Assemblies of the city. Later, senior party leaders gave suggestions ..

Mpl Commr starts innovative concept

Municipal Commissioner Sandeep G R is taking initiative to provide better infrastructure and facilities to citizens. In a unique initiative, Sandeep G R has introduced the concept of fruit forests to feed impoverished people. It is the first endeavor in the country to work on the concept of fruit forests. The fruit forest zones are being developed under the guidance of the Municipal Commissioner to provide access to fruits to the impoverished people. He informed that fruit forests would be developed ..

WCR to start Cargo Export Express soon

Officers of the Western Central Railway (WCR), under the guidance of General Manager Shailendra Kumar Singh, have managed to raise transportation of goods from parcel office. The concerned officials explained about various parcel schemes for customers. As a result, traders and businessmen associated with freight loading have shown interest in transporting goods from rail transport instead of road transport. In the series, Western Central Railway operated Cargo Export Express from Mandieep (Bhopal ..

Union MoS lays stone for water scheme

The Central Government, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has formulated the Jal Jeevan Mission Scheme to provide pure drinking water to every household in rural areas. This scheme of the Central Government is proving to be a boon for rural areas. Administrative approval of Rs.123.14 lakhs has been given for Mohgaon region under the scheme. Citizens will get regular pure drinking water in every household as soon as the Jal-Jeevan Mission scheme is completed...

CM honours nine corona warriors for their services in Vishram Ghats

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan honoured corona warriors in a programme organised at Karunadham Ashram. He felicitated nine persons who fulfilled their duties of performing the last rites of those who passed away due to corona at Bhadbhada and Subhash Nagar Vishram Ghats. On this occasion Sudesh Shandilya Maharaj of Karunadham Ashram, wife of Chief Minister Sadhna Singh and MLA P C Sharma were present. CM honoured Lad Singh Sen, Pradeep Kanojia, Jai Malviya, Vishal Kansotia, Rajesh Hans, Yogesh ..

Training of master trainers for All India Tiger Estimation–2022 commences at Kanha Reserve

A Two-day training of master trainers for All India Tiger Estimation – 2022 was inaugurated at Kanha Tiger Reserve, on Monday. Training programme was inaugurated at the hands of Alok Kumar (IFS), Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) while Amitabh Agnihotri (IFS), Director, State Forest Research Institute (SFRI) Jabalpur and RD Mahala, Chief Conservator of Forest, Jabalpur. At the outset, Sunil Kumar Singh (IFS), Field Director of Kanha Tiger Reserve welcomed the guests and participants ..

SP fetes five police officers, employees on retirement

Superintendent of Police, Siddharth Bahuguna (IPS) honoured the five police officers and employees on retirement from their services during a farewell programme at police control room, on Tuesday. On the occasion, SP, Bahuguna, Additional SP (Traffic/North), Sanjay Kumar Agrawal, DSP (Headquarters), CSP, Garha, Tushar Singh, Reserve Inspector, Saurabh Tiwari honoured to retiring officers include SI, Vimalkant Dwivedi, Head Constable, Bhagwan Sharan, Traffic Head Constable, Pravindra Kumar Shukla, ..

47 students of Mahakoshal College selected in placement campaign

A total of 47 students were selected in the one-day Plcement Drive organised under joint banner of Swami Vivekanand Career Guidance Scheme, Government Mahakoshal Arts and Commerce College and CII Model Career Centre Jabalpur at the Hindi Department of the college on Tuesday. The representatives from PayTM Service Private Limited, Crisper Delivery, Coca Cola, Pepsi, Pine App, Morris Garages Showroom and Renault Showroom companies interviewed 169 students for the posts of sales executive, delivery ..

Ryan Intl’s Dr Pinto gets spl recognition

Dr Grace Pinto, Managing Director of the Ryan International Group of Institutions was presented wth the ‘Shiksha Bhushan Sanman 2021’ by Governor of Maharashtra Bhagat Singh Koshyari, during the Matrubhoomi Bhushan Award ceremony organised by the Hindi Academy at Raj Bhavan, Mumbai...

Commr checks on festive arrangements

In view of the ensuing festivals, Municipal Commissioner Sandeep G R, on Monday, directed all concerned senior officials to ensure required arrangements. He, along with senior officials, inspected a number of areas of the city and isued directions. Commissioner Sandeep G R said senior officials should discharge their responsibilities with full dedication so that the city looks clean, green and beautiful. He asked the Executive Engineer PWD to improve the condition of all major roads of the city before ..

Collector fetes Seoni district’s meritorious students

Under the chairmanship District Collector Dr Rahul Haridas Fating, a felicitation ceremony of meritorious students was organised at the conference hall of the Collectorate. On this occasion, students of government and non-government schools, who made place in the merit list in Higher Secondary and High School examination results, along with their parents and teachers were present. Collector, Dr. Fating while encouraging the talented students in the program said that it is certainly a matter of pleasure ..

Record-holder Bhavna shares experience with kids

Bhavna Dehria (29), a resident of Tamia development block of Chhindwara district, created history in year 2019 when she first stepped on Mount Everest. She then became the first woman from Madhya Pradesh to scale the world’s highest peak. National Sports Day is celebrated in different countries to honour the national sports teams and the sports symbols of those countries. On this day people of different age groups participate in sports like Kabaddi, Marathon, Basketball, Hockey etc. and also start ..

Sportspersons feted with Mahakoshal Khel Awards

National Sports Day was celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of hockey ‘magician’ Major Dhyanchand by felicitation of sportspersons at the ‘Mahakoshal Khel Alankaran Samaroh 2021’, on Sunday. The felicitation ceremony was organised at Shaheed Smarak Auditorium under the auspices of Mahakoshal Krida Parishad. The programme was organised with an aim to encourage upcoming talents and recognising the contribution of sportsmen in promotion of sports in the region. Chief guest on the occasion was Rajya ..

Enthusiastic response to JSCL’s cycle rally

The Jabalpur Smart City Limited (JSCL) organised a cycle rally to mark the National Sports Day on the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand, on Sunday. CEO, Smart City, Nidhi Singh Rajput inaugurated the rally by paying homage to the hockey wizard under the guidance of Collector Karmveer Sharma and Municipal Commissioner, Sandeep GR...

Jabalpur IT and Electronics Park Association’s new team in

Swearing-in ceremony of newly-constituted Jabalpur IT and Electronics Park Association was organised for the office-bearers. Special guests on the occasion were Deputy Secretary of Science and Technology Department, Anju Pawan Bhadoria and MP State Industrial Development Corporation, Chief General Manager. On the occasion, Mahakaushal Udyog Sangh, Working President, DR Jeswani informed that during the programme newly elected president, Chandresh Veera, Senior..

Workshop on bio-diversity Dr Sudhanva Singh Netam College

Malajkhand, Day-long workshop on bio-diversity was organised at the auditorium at Dr Sudhanva Singh Netam Govt College, Malanjkhand. The workshop was presided over by Principal Dr MK Dhurvey and convened by Naveen Naaktode. The chief guest on the occasion was Dr MS Markam, Head of Department, Zoology department of Govt Jatashankar Dwivedi Post Graduate College, Balaghat...

BSNL staffers stage protest at GM’s office

BSNL employees staged a demonstration to register their protest against alleged anti-worker policies of General Manager of Jabalpur Telecom Circle at GMTD, on Wednesday. The demonstration was staged in the series of protest against general manager. Addressing the public meeting, BSNL Employees Union, President, Lakhan Patel said that employees are facing tough time in performing their duties due to anti-worker policy of the General Manager while customers services is also on stake due to careless ..

Dr Behrani feted on anniv of Dandi Swami Sadanand Saraswati Maharaj

Dr Deepak Behrani was honoured on the birth anniversary of Dandi Swami Sadanand Saraswati Maharaj at Shankaracharya Netralaya. He was honoured at the hands of Jyotish and Dwarka Sharda Peethadhishwar Jagadguru Shankaracharya Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati’s representative Dandi Swami Avimukdeshwaranand Saraswati and Secretary, Bramhachari Subuddhanand and Mahamandaleshwar Acharya Ram Krishnanand Maharaj...

Hanumantal cops nab three with 12 stolen bikes

Hanumantal police arrested three vehicle-lifters and seized 12 two-wheelers and an engine of a motorcycle amounting to Rs 6 lakh from them. The arrested accused have been identified as Sonu alias Shareef Ansari (25), son of Baiju Ansari, resident of Imam Bada in Hanumantal, Mohsin Ahmed Mansuri (25), son of late Maksood Ahmed Mansuri, resident of Madarsa Husainia in Hanumantal and Sameer Ali (25), son of Mustaq Ali, resident of New Anand Nagar in Hanumantal. CSP, Gohalpur, Akhilesh Gaur disclosed ..

JMC teams fumigating wards to prevent dengue, diseases

The Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) is carrying out special drive to protect citizens from dengue and other infectious diseases. The Health Department of the JMC is spraying insecticides and also using fogging machines in all 16 divisions of the city to end mosquito menace. Accordingly, special teams of the Health Department, on Monday, conducted drive in several wards of the city. JMC employees used fogging machines to kill mosquitoes. Likewise, the employees also sprayed medicines and poured ..

Stray dogs menace troubling residents

With the rapid increase in population of stray dogs in various areas of the city, cases of dog bite are also increasing at a rapid rate. Once again, people are forced to face street dogs’ terror. People feel threatened to walk alone on the roads, especially during nights. Herds of dogs roam on every nook and corner of the city charge pedestrians as well as motorists. The terror of stray canine menace becomes very serious. Despite knowing the reality, the health department of the Jabalpur Municipal ..

CM interacts with Collectors, crisis mgmt groups on vaccination drive

To ensure mega success to mega vaccination drive on August 25 and 26, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan did video conference with Collectors, members of Crisis Management Groups on Saturday. On this occasion, ministers were also present. While interacting with public representatives, administrative officers, he said that everyone together should make this great campaign a success. According to the strategy prepared for vaccination in the state, it has been decided to give first and second dose ..

Collector Sharma reviews ongoing schemes of Health Deptt

District Collector Karamveer Sharma chaired a meeting of the District Health Committee and reviewed the progress of works under ongoing schemes being run by the Health Department. While reviewing progress of Dastak Abhiyan he directed to remove the morbidity of children below the age of 5 years. He also sought detailed information about maternal and child deaths, institutional deliveries, malnourished and undernourished children, recruitment in NRC, vaccination, birth rate and sex ratio, eradication ..

‘Amrit Mahotsav’ celebrated at MCP

On the occasion of celebration of ‘Bharat ka Amrit Mahotsav,, Malanjkhand Copper Project of Hindustan Copper Ltd under its CSR programme distributed clothes and food items among more than 50 families of indigenous Baiga community on 21-08-2021 at Baigatola of Chakrawahi village of Birsa block under guidance of G D Gupta GM and Actg Unit head, The programme was attended by Rajeev Chordia, DGM (civil) Sanjay Shivdarshi AGM(HR), Lokesh Purohit AGM(fin), Himanshu Panigrahi Manager (CSR) of MCP and Hemant ..

Birth centenary of Late Rajkumariji at KJS Cement

Satna, KJS Cement family observed the birth centenary of Late Rajkumariji, mother of KJS founder Pawan Ahluwalia. The function was held at Ichchapurti Dham campus of KJS Cement and attended by all KJS Cement officers, workers and their families and dignitaries from Satna, Maihar, Rewa and other places. At the outset, Pawan Ahluwalia and his wife Indu Ahluwali paid floral tribute before portrait of their mother Rajkumari Ji.then ‘bhandara’ was held which was attended by all guest, KJS family members...

NSS volunteers pledge for tuberculosis-free society

NSS volunteers associated with NSS Open Unit of Rani Durgavati University pledged to make a Tuberculosis (TB) Free Society on the occasion of Sadbhavana Diwas on Friday. ..

Milan Society organises exhibition to mark World Photography Day

Milan Photographic Society has organised a photo exhibition on World Photography Day on Thursday. Photographs of young and experienced photographers are a part of expo. ..

City witnesses good spell of rains

Low pressure area associated with cyclonic circulation over the State is bringing more and more rainfall in the region, including Jabalpur. The city, on Friday, received good rainfall. Since several days, light to moderate showers are lashing the city continuously. The fresh spell of rains has added to the total tally to 467.3 mm. However, last year total rainfall till today was recorded to 698.9 mm. ..

BJP workers, airline staffers clash before function

Ruckus was witnessed at the main terminal building of Dumna airport when workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and representatives of Indigo Airlines clashed during the inaugural ceremony of new flights, on Friday. ..

Health camp to mark Senior Citizens’ Day on August 21

To mark Senior Citizens Day on August 21, a health camp will be organised free of cost for elderly people at Kushabhau Thakre Nagar and Swami Vivekanand Ward, Ukhri Tiraha on Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm. A press conference was organised by Directors of Galaxy hospital to provide detailed information about the health camp. Addressing the media, Director Dr Akhilesh Dubey said that the doctors available in the health camp would provide consultation to the elderly patients according to the disease. ..

Embryo-transplantation of 12 Sahiwal cows successful

Successful embryo-transplantation of 12 Sahiwal cows was conducted at Nanaji Deshmukh Veterinary Science University. The embryo-transplantation was conducted undedr the head of MoU between Nanaji Deshmukh Veterinary Science University, Jabalpur and Uttarakhand Live Stock Development Board, Dehradun. A team comprised of Dr. Ajay Pal Singh Aaswal, Dr Mayank Maithani of Uttarakhand Live Stock Development Board, Dehradun and Dr A P Singh, Director, Bio Technology Centre, Dr Nitin Bajaj, Dr Vishnu Gupta ..

Meet to review schemes implemented for physically-handicapped beneficiaries held

A meeting was organised in Janpad Panchayat Panagar to review the schemes implemented for physically handicapped beneficiaries. MLA Sushil Tiwari instructed the officers to conduct a survey of beneficiaries and follow covid guidelines while conducting survey. MLA Tiwari sought information from departments concerned about the various schemes being implemented for physically handicapped people. Commissioner (Disabled) Sandeep Rajak instructed the Supervisor of Wom..

MLA Rohani reviews schemes run for differently-abled persons

MLA Ashok Rohani along with Commissioner Disabled Welfare, Sandeep Rajak reviewed the progress of schemes and programmes being run for differently able persons in the conference hall at Collectorate. During the meeting, Rohani said implementation of all the schemes regarding welfare of differently able should be done on priority. He said serving a differently able is equal to serving the God. He said needed initiatives should be taken to apprise the disabled about the welfare schemes and programmes ..

City PF office gives PPOs to COVID orphans

Continuing the special campaign, PF Office Jabalpur handed over PF amount and PPOs to orphaned kids of COVID-19 deceased on their door step, on Wednesday. Resident of Ranjhi area, Devendra Naidu was surprised when he got pension fund of his parents on his doorstep. Receiving the gratuity fund and pension payment order, Devendra expressed his gratitude towards PF Officers. Devendra was benefited with the PPO following the campaign of Provident Fund Organisation to identify the families where any employee ..

‘Following Guru best way to get success’

“Following the direction of the Guru is the best way to get success and living a happy, prosperous and peaceful life. A disciplined pupil is never distracted from the way of truth and always achieved desired task. Messages of guru solely may solve any kind of problem in the life,” said Bramhachari Chaitanyanand Maharaj. Bramhachari Chaitanyanand was delivering religious discourse during the ongoing ‘Shiv Puran’ on the occasion of Shravan Maas at Baglamukhi Siddha Peeth Shankaracharya Math, Civic Centre, ..

DPS Mandla Road holds Hindi lit fest for primary students

Klanguage is the soul of Indian culture and the simplest source of expression of our nation. Hindi has an incredibly important role in the historic development of the world’s cultures as it is the symbol of unity being regarded as the main connecting language among people. With the aim to hone the public speaking skills of the students, and to teach them to be articulate while expressing their thoughts and views in Hindi, a literary fest was held for the primary classes between August 16 and 18 at ..

Dr Das is Head of Entomology Deptt, JNKVV

Senior agriculture scientist, Dr S B Das has been appointed as Head of Entomology Department, Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (JNKVV), on Wednesday. It may be noted that Dr S B Das is working as senior scientist at the State’s only Organic Pests Research – Production Centre at JNKVV. During his 15 years’ service tenure, Dr Das has conducted special research on use of insects and fungal diseases in organic farming for pest management. He played key role in establishment of Organic Pests Research ..

Jyotiraditya embarks on Ashirwad Yatra from Dewas

Union Minister for Aviation Jyotiraditya Scindia started his Jan Ashirwad Yatra from Dewas on Tuesday. He performed rituals on the banks of Kshipra river and paid obeisance at Devi Chamunda temple before embarking on the yatra. Addressing the public meeting during start of Ashirwad Yatra, he made a blistering attack on Congress. He said that Opposition did the work of throttling the democracy during the recent Parliament session. He accused Opposition led by Congress of trying to disrupt the Monsoon ..

SP Bahuguna honours braveheart youngsters, Army personnel

Superintendent of Police, Siddharth Bahuguna honoured two youngsters, Ankit Grover, Anuj Agrawal and Army personnel MRS Babu, D Mandal, Chandan Singh and Bikesh Kumar for arresting one of the two looters red-handed when they were escaping after looting mobile handset from a man. The incident took place when Ankit Grover and Anuj Agrawal were travelling in their car when they witnessed two motorcycle riders when they snatched mobile handset from a man and escaping from the spot...

IGP issues instructions for law and order for festivities

Inspector General of Police (Jabalpur Zone), Bhagwat Singh Chouhan chaired a meeting to review law and order arrangements in the districts, on Tuesday. Addressing the meeting, IG Chouhan directed the officers for ensuring maintenance of law and order arrangements during forthcoming Moharram, Rakhi and Krishna Janmasthmi festivals while special security arrangements should be made for world famous Gotmar Mela in Chhindwara district. He analytically reviewed the crime ratio in districts till August ..

Family members of martyrs felicitated

Family members of the bravehearts who sacrificed their lives in service of the nation and society were honoured during Shaheed Samman Samaroh -2021 on the 75th Independence Day. The programme was organised on the initiative of social worker Amit Khamparia to mark his birth anniversary. Chief guest on the occasion were Brigadier (Retd), Vipin Trivedi while Jagadguru Raghav Devacharya Maharaj presided over the programme while BJP State Treasurer, Akhilesh Jain, Vice-president, Rajesh Mishra, Member, ..

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavans Prism School celebrates I-Day

Satna, Under joint auspices of Prism Johnson Limited and Bharatiya Vidya Bhavans Prism School, 75th Independence Day was celebrated with patriotic fervour at the school campus. PJL Senior Manager, CSR and PR Devendra Mishra informed that the Independence Day function was attended by chief guest Manmod Prasad Tripathi, Senior Vice President, HRM (Admin), CSR and Corporate Affairs. At the main gate, Principal Dr R Goswami, Senior Master SP Tiwari, Safety department head Sukhlal Choudhary, Umakant Tiwari, ..

Educated women, Divyang, meritorious girls hoist flag at villages in Mandla

The 75th Independence Day was celebrated with patriotism and dignity in the stadium of district headquarters with pomp and show. Chief guest of I-Day celebrations, State's Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection and District In-charge Minister Bisahulal Singh unfurled the national flag followed by national anthem. After flag hoisting, he took inspection of parade. After Madhya Pradesh song, the chief guest released saffron, white and green coloured balloons in the sky. After the Joy Fire, the ..

Staffers of Covid Control Command Centre feted

Many staffers of District Covid Control Command Centre were presented citation by district administration for their outstanding performance during second wave. Citations were presented to Manager, R-governance Anil Kumar Sharma, HPR Computer Operator Anuj Soni, Aman Jain and Akshat Chaurasiya. They were presented citation during ‘Azadi Ak Amrit Mahotsav’ function held at district headquarter. District Covid Control Command Centre was set up at Integrated Control and Command Centre under Sagar Smart ..

Cong MLAs flay Chouhan Govt for adjourning State Assembly

Congress MLAs, on Friday, condemned the State BJP Government for adjourning the State Assembly before the scheduled time. They said the Government deliberately adjourned the House proceedings just to avoid discussion on vital issues.Addressing a joint press conference, MLA Tarun Bhanot, Lakhan Ghanghoria, Vinay Saxena and Sanjay Yadav said the opposition party has only 4 weapons to express the views and issues of the common man which are adjournment, attention seeking, discussion on 139 and non-official ..

Forest Deptt rescues 50 snakes on Nag Panchami

  The district Forest Department rescued more than 50 local species of snakes from dozens of snake charmers on Friday. Forest personnel released the rescued snakes at their natural habitatin Nagaghat and other dense forest areas.It may be mentioned that taking a serious note on increasing atrocity on snakes for their display and worship on the pious occasion of Naag Panchami, District Forest Department started campaign against snake charmers.SDO, District Forest Department, Anjana Suchita ..

All preparations in place for I-Day celebrations in city

The full dress rehearsal for the Independence Day parade was conducted at Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla Stadium, Wright Town, on Friday.District Collector Karmveer Sharma and Superintendent of Police, Siddharth Bahuguna inspected the full dress rehearsal and gave necessary directions to the concerned officers.A total of 132 personnel in six platoons representing Indo-Tibet Border Police (ITBP), Special Armed Force (SAF), District Police Force, Women Police, Home Guard will participate in the parade. ..

CM congratulates Dewas for 100% vaccination

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that he salute the spirit and awareness of the people of Dewas towards corona. Dewas Municipal Corporation is the first to have achieved the target of administering the first dose of Corona vaccine to all the targeted persons of 18 years and above in the state. For this the people, administration, social organisations, public representatives, religious leaders and all in Dewas deserve to be congratulated. The Chief Minister said that all the targeted more ..

Various events to mark ‘Parthenium Awareness Week’ from 16th

With an aim to curb the spread of Parthenium plants in agricultural fields and vacant land, Directorate of Weed Research will be organising a series of programmes under ‘Parthenium Awareness Week’ from August 16 to August 22. Addressing a press conference, Dr J S Mishra, Director, Directorate of Weed Research said programmes would be conducted to spread awareness about the harmful effects of Parthenium on agricultural crops and human beings. He said that Parthenium plants are commonly found in agricultural ..

Vice-Chancellor fetes vaccination team for achieving 100% target

For achieving the target of cent-percent vaccination of staff members of Jawaharlal Nehru Agricultural University (JNKVV), Vice-Chancellor Dr Pradip Kumar Bisen felicitated the vaccination team with a certificate on Thursday at JNKVV campus. Notably, a two-weeks vaccination program titled ‘Covid-19 vaccination session’ was organised in the guidance of Vice-Chancellor Dr Pradip Kumar Bisen at JKVV. The vaccination session was organised on the call of Governor Mangubhai Patel...

RFIS inaugurated at JNKVV’s Central library to mark National Library Day

On the occasion of National Librarian Day, Jawaharlal Nehru Agricultural University (JNKVV), Vice-Chancellor Dr Pradeep Kumar Bisen inaugurated Radio Frequency Identification System (RFIS) in JNKVV’s Central library on Thursday. Speaking on the occasion, Librarian Vinita Pandey said that students would be able to exchange books at the kiosk machine. Each book contains an electronic chip...

MP Students’ Union members allege irregularities in results

To protest against irregularities regarding conduct of entrance test and test results of Medical University, student members of MP Students Union submitted a memorandum in the name of Vice -Chancellor Dr T N Dubey to Registrar Dr Prabhat Kumar Budholia on Wednesday. The student members of MP Students Union informed that Medical University is violating the guidelines of High Court in declaring the results of entrance tests. The University administration has not conducted tests of BPT stream students...

Legal literacy camp held at Central Jail for prisoners

Legal literacy camp was organised for the prisoners of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose Jail, on Wednesday. The camp was organized under the legal awareness campaign following all the Covid-19 guidelines under the direction of the Chairman of District Legal Services authority and Secretary District Legal services authority Manish Singh Thakur and District Legal aid officer Mohammad Jilani, Advocate Shahid Mohammad intermediary District legal services authority and 5-Law interns. In the camp, information ..

Gyanendra Yadav secures 98.28% in JEE Mains exam

Gyanendra Singh Yadav, has brought laurels to the school, his family and area by securing 98.28 per cent in the prestigious JEE Mains exam. He is son of Krishna Pal Singh Yadav and Bhagwati, resident of Badagaon. His father is farmer by profession. Gyanendra completed his schooling from Govt H.S School, Badagaon. He earned distinction in many subjects during his exam...

Tourists will get area-specific handicrafts at tourist places: Minister Usha Thakur

Minister for Tourism, Culture and Spirituality, Usha Thakur said that now the tourists will be able to get handicrafts of the region-specific handicrafts at the tourist place itself. For this, the Tourism Department has trained the craftsmen of Mahor and Ladpura in Niwari district, Basari in Chhatarpur, Madla in Panna, and Uchehra in Satna district in the new techniques of handicrafts. She was observing a three-day prototype exhibition organised by the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Corporation at a local ..

‘Tribal people play key role in protecting forests, water, land’

State President of Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) Anusuchit Jati Morcha, Kailash Jatav, on Monday garlanded the statue of Shankar Shah, Raghunath Shah near Railway Station on World Tribal Day. Later, he also had lunch with tribal people who came from adjoining districts including Mandla, Beejadandi, Kundam, Shahpura, Dindori and Bargi. On the occasion, he acknowledged the tribal dance and songs presented by girls based on the tribal heroic moments. He said such activities help make the tribal culture ..

TFRI holds events to mark Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Tropical Forest Research Institute (TFRI), Jabalpur celebrated ‘Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav’, an initiative by Government of India to commemorate 75 years of progressive and the glorious history of it’s people, culture and achievements. The 22nd week’s celebration under the initiative was hosted by the Forest Ecology and Climate Change (FECC) Division of TFRI, Jabalpur during August 2 and August 8 on the theme Climate Change and Biodiversity to bring small local level changes under the initiative. ..

WCR’s RPF team continues COVID-19 awareness drive

In view of the possible third wave of Covid-19, Railway Protection Force (RPF) of Western Central Railway (WCR) is conducting awareness drive on a regular basis in Jabalpur, Bhopal and Kota divisions. In the series, Katni RPF of Jabalpur Division organised an awareness campaign for the passengers at Katni Station premises...

Devotees worship Ardhnarishwar on third Shravan Somwar

The third Monday of ‘Shravan Maas’ was celebrated with the worship of ‘Ardhnarishwar’, an incarnation of lord Shiva and Parvati. Worship of lord Shiva in the most auspicious month of Sawan or Shravana month fulfil the wishes of devotees. The entire month is considered to be auspicious and Monday which is known as day of lord Shiva has special significance of his worship. All the temples witnessed throngs of devotees for worshipping lord Shiva while special worship programmes were organized at Gupteshwar ..

OF trade unions observe ‘Dhikkar Diwas’ to mark Quit India movement

Trade unions staged a demonstration on the anniversary of the Quit India Movement and registered their protest against Essential Defence Service Act 2021 as ‘Dhikkar Diwas’ at Ordnance Factories, on Monday. National President of the All India Defence Employees’ Federation (AIDEF), S N Pathak informed that the Quit India Movement was started during war of independence against British rulers on August 9. Similarly, on the call of Central Trade Unions, Dhikkar Diwas was observed throughout the country ..

New Tata Tiago NRG launched

New model of Tata Tiago NRG was launched at Frontier Motocorp at its Madan Mahal showroom. Tata Tiago NRD is the most prominent car of its segment. Chief guest on the occasion was Dr R K Mishra while Director, Anmol Wadhwa and Abhishek Wadhwa presided over the programme. Besides this, several other eminent residents and customers were present during the launch. Guest appreciated the reliable design and safety in Tata vehicles and latest technologies in its new cars. They also applauded the social ..

Youth Cong burns effigy of Govts to protest rise in petrol prices

In order to protest against the continuous hike in prices of petrol, diesel and other petroleum products, senior office-bearers and members of Youth Congress, on Sunday burnt the effigy of Central and State Government in Cantonment area and demanded the Government to roll back the increased price. Youth Congress leaders said that the Government has increased the prices of petroleum products to manifold in last few years. Instead of providing relief to citizens, who have already been facing countless ..

JMC ensuring proper garbage disposal

The Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) is toiling hard to expedite ongoing efforts for proper implementation of door-to-door garbage collection work and to make the system effective. Senior officials of the JMC, including Chief Sanitary Inspectors, are communicating with citizens and businessmen and urging them to hand over garbage to JMC employees only. Following the direction of JMC administration, senior officials of division no. 9 Lalmati visited many residential and commercial areas of the ..

Dharm Sena activists stage protest

Activists of the Hindu Dharm Sena Jabalpur staged demonstration and raised demand for ‘One Nation-One Law’ and set ablaze the copies of law framed by British rulers at Bharat Mata Chowk Sadar, on Sunday. National thinker of Hindu Dharm Sena and senior advocate Ashwini Upadhyay and Pushpendra Kulshrestha started a campaign for eliminating laws of 1860 IPC and 1864 Police Act imposed by the British emperors to rule the country and suppress the voice of freedom fighters and these laws are still implemented ..

Free ration kits given away to the poor in several districts

Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojna, the eligible beneficiaries were given away bags of free ration at 472 Government Fair Price shops (FPSs) in district. The district level main function was held at village Tevri at Govt H.S School. The chief guest at the main function was State BJP President and Member of Parliament VD Sharma. Local MLA Pranay Prabhat Pandey, District BJP President Ramratan Payal, Collector Priyank Mishra, S.P Mayank Awasthi and other dignitaries were present on ..

Two from MP to get National Youth Award

Two boys in Madhya Pradesh have been selected for National Youth Award. This award is organised by Union Government’s Youth Programme and Sports Ministry. Shubham Chauhan of Bhopal has been selected for the award belonging to session of 2018-19 and on the other hand, Himanshu Kumar Gupta from Jabalpur has also been selected for the award belonging to the session of 2017-18. Both the young guns have been invited to Science Centre, New Delhi on August 12, where they’ll be awarded. ..

Employees stage demos against privatisation of power companies

Electricity employees under the banner of joint forum staged demonstration against privatisation of power companies, on Saturday. During the demonstration, employees’ representatives, RK Jain and Harendra Shrivastava alleged the conspiracy of privatizing the power companies for providing undue advantage to private companies. Speakers charged that in the name of advancement of services, the Government is trying to privatize power companies which will lead to unemployed several outsourced workers and ..

75th birthday of veteran photo journalist Nitin Popat celebrated as Amrit Mahotsav

The 75th birthday of Nitin Popat, veteran photo journalist was celebrated as Amrit Mahotsav at Gujarati Mandal Bhawan under the aegis of Photo Journalist Welfare Association. On the occasion MLA Ashok Rohani and Vinay Saxena, Inspector General of Police Bhagwat Singh Chouhan, Superintendent of Police Siddharth Bahuguna and many other dignitaries, senior journalists, photo and video journalists participated in the programme. The guests started the program by lighting the lamp...

Martial arts players enthusiastically participate in blood donation camp

Martial arts players enthusiastically participated in blood donation camp organised on the occasion of World Wushu-Kungfu Day at Rani Durgawati Elgin Hospital, on Saturday. The blood donation camp was organized on the call of Wushu Association of India under the supervision of Sarika Gupta, Secretary, Wushu Association of Madhya Pradesh. In the camp, Sarika Gupta along with more than ten players of District Wushu Association donated blood and took oath for ensuring blood donation in case of any kind ..

Agriculture-based industries have immense scope in Mahakoshal region: JNAU VC Dr Bisen

Vice-chancellor, Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNAU), Dr Pradeep Kumar Bisen mentioned about huge scope of agriculture-based industries in Mahakoshal region. The Vice-chancellor was addressing a workshop held at Manthan auditorium of Directorate of Research Services, located at Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University. Agriculture Scientist, Dr. RS Shukla talked in length about advanced varieties of wheat developed by the University. Director, Research Services, Dr. JK Kotu proudly shared ..

15 MGCGV students selected in MP State Rural Livelihood Mission

In the campus selection drive held at Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramoday Vishwavidalaya, 15 students were selected. Now these students have been handed over appointment letters. ..

SHAMEFUL ACT: 7-month-old foetus found thrown in nullah

One doesn’t have to look further than one’s own home or immediate social circle to discern our society’s continued obsession for a male child. An incident that came to fore in the city affirmed this twisted ideology that still prevails at some places. In one particular example, the body of a 7-month female foetus was found thrown in a nullah at Hanumantal’s Kumhar Mohalla late on Thursday night. ..

‘Naming Khel Ratna Award after Major Dhyanchand honour for every Indian’

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) State President Vishnudutt Sharma, in an informal talk with the media on Friday, said that naming the Khel Ratna Award after Major Dhyanchand was an honor of every Indian. ..

Dr Brijesh Singh takes charge as new Registrar of Rani Durgavati University

Dr Brijesh Singh assumed office as new Registrar of Rani Durgavati University on Friday...

Two kids drown in excavated pit at Hanuman Dhara by-pass

Two children met a watery grave in a ditch at Hanuman Dhara by-pass under jurisdiction of Nayagaon police station area. The two children, Deepak (7) and Nirasha (4), were kids of Pappu a resident of Hanuman Dhara by-pass. Both children were playing in a field behind their house. From that field, mud was taken for by-pass construction work hence a deep ditch had developed. After recent rains, this ditch was filled with water. Both the children went to play in this ditch and drowned. Their mother was ..

6-yr-old girl killed as pick-up rams into bike

A six-year-old girl died and more others were injured after a speeding pick-up vehicle hit a bike, on Thursday, near the circuit house. In the accident the couple on the bike sustained injuries while their 6-year-old girl child succumbed to injuries...

IMA’s awareness programme at Rani Durgavati Hospital

Marking the occasion of World Breastfeeding Day, Jabalpur branch of Indian Medical Association (IMA) conducted an awareness programme at Rani Durgavati Hospital (Lady Elgin). President, IMA, Dr Deepak Sahu, Joint Director, Health Services, Dr Sanjay Mishra, Hospital Superintendent, Dr Rajesh Khare, President, Women’s Doctors’ Wing, Dr Chitra Jain and Secretary, Dr Sonal Richariya and other medical experts were present during the programme. Subject experts, Dr Suraj Sahu and Dr Neha Jain explained ..

BJYM members celebrate Indian hockey team’s victory

The Indian men’s hockey team has brought laurels to the country by winning bronze medal in the national sport hockey at the Tokyo Olympics. There is an excitement in the nation after knowing that Indian men’s Hockey team has won a medal in the Olympics after four decades and also Ravi Dahiya won a silver medal in wrestling. To celebrate this achievements of the hockey team, the senior-office bearers and members of Bhartiya Janta Yuva Morcha (BJYM), on Thursday burst firecrackers and distributed sweets ..

JNAU’s PhD scholar Vinod Sahu selected for SOLVED Challenge-21

PhD Scholar, Vinod Sahu from Centre of Bio-Technology, Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNAU) has been selected among top-10 candidates from across the country in Social Objectives-Led Volunteer Enterprise Development (SOLVED Challenge-2021). SOLVED Challenge-2021 has been organised by Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs, United Nation Volunteer, India and United Nation Development Programme. The Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs will award Sahu with a certificate and cash amount of ..

A U Khan takes charge as Regional Manager of MPTDC

A U Khan assumed charge as Regional Manager of Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (MPTDC), on Wednesday. It may be noted that Regional Manager, SP Singh has been transferred as Business Development Manager, MPTDC Headquarters, Bhopal. AU Khan was posted as Senior Manager, Champak Bungalow Pachmarhi. He was welcomed by SP Singh by presenting bouquet...

Dr Abhilash Pandey assumes charge as member of Railway Board

Bharatiya Janta Yuva Morcha, Former President Dr Abhilash Pandey assumed charge as the member of Railway Board. Dr Abhilash Pandey met Union Minister of State for Railway, Coal and Mines Raosaheb Patil Danve and held a discussion with him on matters related to Railway Board. The newly elected board member Dr. Abhilash Pandey said that he would take action on the problems faced by citizens of Madhya Pradesh during journey. He added that citizens can send their feedback and suggestions via email. The ..

Fortnight programme to create public awareness inaugurated

A fortnight programme on public awareness to avoid third wave of COVID-19 was inaugurated on the initiative of Vision Jabalpur at Police Control Room, on Tuesday. The fortnight programme is being jointly organised by Vision Jabalpur and Jabalpur Police. Chief guest on the occasion was MLA, Ashok ROhani while Superintendent of Police, Siddharth Bahuguna (IPS) and Additional SP (City), Rohit Kashwani (IPS) were specially present. Addressing the session, MLA, Ashok Rohani applauded the vision of Vision ..

WCR earns Rs 2 cr revenue in new goods stream

While fighting the challenges of second wave of covid-19 pandemic, Western Central Railway (WCR) attempted freight loading in four new streams of goods via Business Development Units (BDU) and earned a revenue of more than Rs 2 crore in new goods stream. WCR also earned revenue of more than Rs 50 crore in online payment of freight loading. WCR established Business Development Units (BDU) in Jabalpur, Bhopal and Kota divisions. The BDU consists of railway officers and traders. The traders are given ..