Jabalpur

Atal Innovation Lab: City’s British Fort Foundation among Top 100 schools

“Jabalpur’s British Fort Foundation has been enlisted among top-100 schools in India under Atal Innovation Lab by Niti Aayog. The Aayog selects students and schools which make efforts to take another revolution in the country through science. Under this, British Fort School established first Atal Robotic and Sensor Laboratory in the city, where students are getting international level trainings in Robot and Sensor including new technical subjects like 3D printing and Internet of Things Sensor,” informed ..

Waraseoni civic body removes hoardings, posters, banners under code of conduct

Brahman Samaj installed many hoardings, flex in dividers, poles, squares regarding a function but before function could start, employees of Waraseoni Muncipality removed all the hoardings under model code of conduct in view of Panchayat election. Election Commission had enforced model code of conduct in view of Panchayat election. Hence, Muncipal teams started taking out flex, hoardings from public property. The team did not spare even posters installed by Brahman Samaj. The team led by Tehsildar ..

MP State Safety Day observed at Prism Johnson Limited, Satna

MP State Safety Day was observed at Prism Johnson Limited Satna amidst covid protocol. Many activities were held at the campus of Prism Cement Factory to make employees aware of personal safety while working. Under this, for fire safety at the factory campus Onsite Emergency Fire Mock Drill practice was held. Workers were informed about use of individual safety equipment and to work safely. Contractual workers and employees were trained on safety measures. Then many competitions were held like Safety ..

Benefits of schemes run by civic body to be extended thru Aapki Sarkar Aapke Dwar

Madhya Pradesh Government has taken one more step in direction of good governance and under it those beneficiary schemes which are being run by Municipal Corporation, benefits of such schemes will be extended to beneficiaries through drive ‘Aapki Sarkar Aapke Dwar’. This campaign will be continued till January 26, 2022. In regard to successful execution of this scheme, Municipal Commissoner R P Ahirwar chaired a meeting of department heads of Sagar Municipal Corporation and informed them about the ..

‘Flag of cultural nationalism was hoisted in country under PM Modi’s leadership’

The district-level training session of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was concluded at Vrindavan Gopala Resort in Bhedaghat, on Sunday. Addressing the concluding session, MLA Ajay Vishnoi said after the mega elections of 2014 in the country, positive results have started coming in grand manner and the flag of cultural nationalism was hoisted in the country under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Expressing views on the topic "2014 ke bad aaya ugantkari parivartan" (era-ending change ..

Exec committee meet of Bank Retirees’ Federation held

Jabalpur District unit of All India Bank Retirees’ Federation held 54th executive committee meeting the other day. The retired officers and employees from all the banks operate in Jabalpur, attended the meeting and had deep discussion on various issues being faced by them. The issues discussed during the meeting included increment in pension like that of central pension, health insurance, various facilities to be provided to the senior citizens by the organisation, concession in railway fair to the ..

Justice Sanjay Yadav shares experiences with students of St Aloysius College

Aditi Verma received the medal for the ‘BEST ALOYSIAN’ while maximum five medals were received by Monish Dubey of BSc III year from Mathematics Group, during the Annual prize distribution ceremony for year 2019-20 batch of St Aloysius College held at Prerna Auditorium. The ceremony was enlightened by the presence of Justice Sanjay Yadav (former Chief Justice of Allahabad and Madhya Pradesh High Court) and guest of honour, Rt Rev. Bishop Gerald Almedia, (Chairman). The programme started with felicitation ..

JBM Group holds open campus placement drive at Oriental Group of Institutes

JBM Group organised an open campus placement drive at Oriental Group of Institutes Jabalpur for recruiting the students of Diploma Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electrical and Electronics branches who were qualified in the session 2020, 2021 and in 2022, on the post of trainee engineer. A total of 62 students were selected through written examination and interview in the placement drive carried out for two-day. All the selected students will be recruited in Pune, Nasik, Aurangabad, ..

Number of fully vaccinated people crosses 1 crore mark

The number of fully vaccinated people in Chhattisgarh has crossed one crore people. Chhattisgarh Health and Family Welfare Minister T S Singhdeo wrote in a tweet, “Over crore people have been vaccinated in State.” The total number of fully vaccinated people is 1,00,22,404 people. This is 51 per cent of the eligible population of 1,96,51,000. First dose has been administered to 91 per cent of the eligible population eligible which is 1,79,70,977 people. So far 2,79,93,381 vaccines have been administered ..

Specially abled Judokas selected for national meet in Rajasthan

Selection trials for specially abled Judo players was organised to participate in the forthcoming 10th National Blind and Para Judo Championship to be organised in Shriganganagar (Rajasthan), from January 8 to 12. Selection trials were organised under the auspices of Jabalpur District Judo Association at Tribhuvan Malpani Higher Secondary School, Miloniganj, on Sunday. Special guests on the occasion were School Principal, Ajay Kumar Tiwari, Sunil Kumar Raghuvanshi and Ratnesh Sonkar while Secretary, ..

Madhya Bharat team lifts Duplex Cricket Tournament Federation Cup

The Madhya Bharat team bagged the championship of Duplex Cricket Tournament Federation Cup 2021-22, on Sunday. Kaushal Singh and Jaisen Bhagat Memorial Tournament was organised under the auspices of Duplex Cricket Madhya Pradesh at Government Science College ground. Final match of the tournament was played between Madhya Bharat and Madhya Pradesh teams. In the one-sided match, Madhya Bharat team routed the opponent and clinched the glittering winning trophy...

Indian Allahabad Bank holds medical camp for pensioners

Indian Bank, Zonal Office Jabalpur and All India Allahabad Bank Pensioners’ and Retirees’ Association jointly organised a day-long medical check-up camp at Indian Bank, Zonal Office Campus, Civil Lines, on Sunday. The camp was inaugurated by Rama Rao Bhogaraju, Deputy General Manager and Zonal Manager of Jabalpur Zone along with V K Srivastava, Narendra Nema, Rajan Saxena and S G Vaidhya - Office bearers of the all India Allahabad Bank Pensioners and Retirees Association...

CM Chouhan releases ‘Hind Di Chadar Guru Tegh Bahadur’ national souvenir

Officials of the National Sikh Sangat called on Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan at the residence office on Sunday. A saropa was presented to Chief Minister Chouhan to honour him. A portrait of Sikh Gurus was also presented to the Chief Minister. The CM released Guru Tegh Bahadur National Souvenir ‘Hind Di Chadar’ published by Rashtriya Sikh Sangat. The National Sikh Sangat discussed about organising the Prakash Parv of Guru Tegh Bahadurji on April 1 with Chief Minister Chouhan...

Indian Rlys making continuous efforts to promote sports at Zonal, Divisional level: WCR AGM

The 30th All-India Inter-Railway RPF Volleyball Competition was inaugurated at Jabalpur Railway stadium on Thursday. Shobhan Chaudhuri, Additional General Manager (AGM), West Central Railway (WCR) graced the occasion as chief guest. The RPF personnel and volleyball players conducted March Past. Speaking on the occasion, chief guest, AGM Chaudhuri said, “Our country is celebrating Azad Ka Amrit Mahotsav in which Indian Railways is playing a leading role. Around 275 male and women players of 23 teams ..

Rifle shooters Shreya, Harshit win bronze medal in national c’ship

The team of Rifle Shooters Shreya Agrawal and Harshit Binval won Bronze medal in the 10 meters Air Rifle Mixed Team Event during 64th National Shooting Championship being organised at Madhya Pradesh State Academy, Bhopal. In a very interesting event, Shreya and Harshit defeated Bengal team during Tie Break Round to win Bronze medal. ..

Students of Govt Maharani Laxmi Bai School taken to Gyan Ganga Instt on educational tour

The school management of Government Maharani Laxmi Bai Higher Secondary School took the students of Classes IX and X Gyan Ganga Technical Institute for educational visit on Thursday. The students not only enjoyed their educational trip but also enriched their knowledge by asking their curiosities infront of experts. Under Technical and Skill-based Education, the students learnt about significant details about technical field. Monika Tiwari and Pradhi Tiwari updated students about various activities ..

Divyang Jan Sammelan inaugurated

Marking the occasion of World Disabled Day, the two-day event inaugurated with Divyang Jan Sammelan at Gitadham Gwarighat on Thursday. Various sports and skill-based competitions will be organised at Pandit Ravishankar Stadium on December 3. The Divyang Jan Sammelan was inaugurated in presence of Shri Mahamandleshwar Saint Shri Ishwaranandji Maharaj, Swami Girishanand Saraswatiji Maharaj, Shri Hanumandasji Maharaj, MLA, Ajay Vishnoi, Vinay Saxena, Commissioner, Disability, Madhya Pradesh, Sandeep ..

Hardwork with positive approach is key to success: DSP Hina Khan

DSP Hina Khan mentioned that hard and smart work were the keys to success. “One would surely achieve success with hard work to achieve his target with positive approach. While preparing yourself for big target always keep distance from negative atmosphere and negative persons.” DSP Khan was expressing her opinions while delivering a motivational speech on ‘How to make preparation for Competitive Examinations’ at the Government Mahakoshal Arts and Commerce Autonomous College on Wednesday. The motivational ..

Camp held for inmates at Central Jail

Marking World AIDS Day, an awareness camp was organised for inmates’ welfare at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Central Jail (NSCB) on Wednesday following directives issued by the Chairman, District Legal Service Authority. The awareness camp was organised with legal literacy camp held in presence of Secretary, District Legal Service Authority, Manish Singh Thakur, District Legal Aid Officer, Mohammed Jilani, District AIDS Officer, Dr. Dheeraj Dhawande, Nodal Officer, Hepatitis, Dr. KK Verma, Dr. Swati ..

Prof Bharat Mishra assumes charge as Gramoday Univ VC

Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramoday Vishwavidalaya’s newly-appointed Vice-Chancellor Prof Bharat Mishra assumed charge as Vice-Chancellor at the VC office at University. Outgoing Vice-Chancellor Prof Naresh Chandra Gautam welcomed the new VC Prof Mishra and congratulated him on his appointment. He expressed hope that young VC would be successful in realisation of the dreams of Late Nanaji Deshmukh for ‘Gramoday’. He handed over charge to Prof Mishra and welcomed him by presenting shawl, shreephal. ..

Residents submit memo to Asst Mpl Commr, demand public amenities in Paraswada

To protest against the lack of public amenities in Paraswada, displaced residents of the area under the guidance of Sanyukt Visthapit Basti Morcha and Nagrik Upbhokta Manch submitted a memorandum to Assistant Commissioner, Mahesh Kori and Anju Singh and demanded to provide public amenities in the village. The residents informed that district administration has not been able to provide basic facilities in slum areas of Shyam Nagar, Shanti Nagar, Durga Nagar, Lal Baba, New Lal Baba and Ranital. Nagrik ..

Mpl Commr makes masks compulsory in JMC

Looking to the possibility of third wave of covid-19, the Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) administration, on Tuesday asked all officials and employees to come to the offices only by wearing facemask. Now strict action would be taken against the employees who come to the office without wearing mask. Municipal Commissioner Sandeep G R has directed Additional Commissioner Mahesh Kumar Kori to ensure abovementioned direction be followed in toto. Likewise, the teams of health department of the JMC ..

MLA Rohani lays stone for road works in Cantt Assembly area

MLA Ashok Rohani, on Monday, performed bhoomipujan for cement concrete road and theatre in Rani Laxmi Bai ward, Lala Lajpat Rai and Chandrashekhar ward of Cantonment Assembly. The development works would be executed with an estimated cost of Rs 20 lakh. The MLA, on the occasion, also announced other development works for the areas. Speaking on the occasion, Rohani said the development works would provide much ease to the residents of concerned areas. He said locals were demanding for the development ..

OBC Mahasabha, others stage protest

Condemning the State Government for allegedly adopting double standards in matter of reservation for OBC community, which is under consideration with the High Court, a number of representatives of the OBC community including OBC Mahasabha Madhya Pradesh, Akhil Bharatiya OBC Mahasabha, Bhim Army and others staged a protest in Civic Centre on Monday. The police personnel used mild lathi charge to drive away the protestors. The representatives of OBC community have put forth several demands pertaining ..

PM remembers contribution of tribal community

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan listened to the views of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 'Mann Ki Baat' programme broadcast through various media on Sunday. In his address, Prime Minister Modi mentioned Madhya Pradesh, its residents and his recent visit to Madhya Pradesh, during the programme. What did PM say Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the tribal community has an important contribution in the freedom movement. Recently Janjatiya Gaurav Saptah has been celebrated in the country...

Cong Parivahan Prakoshta seeks action against toll incharge

Senior office-bearers and members of Madhya Pradesh Congress Parivahan Prakoshta, on Monday, met Inspector General of Police, Umesh Joga and submitted a memorandum demanding immediate check on illegal recovery of money at the RTO toll barrier at Ghansaur and suspension of Incharge of the toll. The Prakoshta office-bearers said three days ago, one D S Patel, a truck owner informed them that officials and employees at the toll had demanded Rs 2000 for his truck to cross the barrier. They said when the ..

Encroachment on Govt land razed at Amkhera Kudwari

Illegal construction of a land mafia amounting to Rs 1 crore was demolished to free Government land worth Rs 5 crore in Amkhera Kudwari area under the jurisdiction of Gohalpur police station, on Sunday. The encroachment was razed in a joint action from the district administration, Police Department and Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC). The encroachment were being done by Haji Irshad who had developed illegal residential colony named Sara Nagar. A combined team of Jabalpur district administration ..

Yogasana Sports, Yog Sadhak Samman Samaroh winners awarded prizes

The Madhya Pradesh Yogasana Sports Association and Mahakoshal Parishad organised Yogasana Sports and Yog Sadhak Samman Samaroh 2021 in PSM auditorium on Sunday. Former state minister Lakhan Ghanghoriya was the chief guest. Babu Vishwamohan and Prof Bharat Tiwari, Sports Authority of India (SAI) Jabalpur Training Centre Administrator Kuldeep Singh Barar, IYA Chairman Dr Pushpanjali Sharma, President, Jabalpur Yogasana Sports Rakesh Nema, Former deputy Collector General Vimalkant Yende, Founder, Mahakaushal ..

Vision Jabalpur opens bank accounts of 201 ‘Sukanyas’

Raising helping hands for providing a better future to girls of below poverty line families, members of Vision Jabalpur opened the bank accounts of 201 girls under Pradhan Mantri Sukanya Samruddhi Yojana. Passbooks of Sukanya Samruddhi Yojana were handed over to their parents in a formal programme organized in special presence of MLA, Ashok Rohani at DB Club, GCF Estate. Speaking on the occasion, MLA, Ashok Rohani applauded the unique initiative of members of Vision Jabalpur for opening Sukanya Samruddhi ..

Jawahar Model Research Paper released during nat’l loan seminar

The Rashtriya Rin Sangoshthi, (national seminar on loan) was organised in Bhopal on Sunday in which State Finance Minister Jagdish Devda and Chief General Manager, NABARD inaugurated the Jawahar Model Research Paper. On the occasion, dignitaries informed that NABARD would help in providing loans to marginal women farmers for doing farming on Jawahar Model designed by Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNKVV) Jabalpur. The dignitaries said that this farming model would help in increasing the ..

KFC 2nd T20 Deaf Premiere League: Kolkata beats Hyderabad by 7 wkt

On day two of KFC 2nd T20 Deaf Premiere League organised by Indian Deaf Cricket Association, Deaf Kolkata Warriors, Deaf Punjab lions, Deaf Chennai Blasters and Deaf Bangalore Badshahs ended up registering victory in their respective matches on Wednesday. The matches were played on Faith Cricket Club Ground, Ratibad Square, Bhopal. In the first match between Hyderabad and Kolkata teams, Kolkata won the toss and opted to field. Hyderabad team logged a score of 138 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 7 ..

Excise Deptt team arrests one person for illegal trade, selling of liquor

In a major breakthrough, District Excise Department team nabbed an accused and seized 18-crates of English liquor of Rs 1.17 lakh and a Maruti Omni van of Rs. 1 lakh in Padwar village on Jabalpur – Niwas road, on Wednesday. The arrested has been identified as Vinod Bihari Singh Paraste (26), a resident of Pachpedi, Civil Line. Excise Control Room, In-charge, GL Maravi informed that under the direction of Collector, Karmveer Sharma (IAS) excise team started a special campaign against illegal production ..

Career counselling camp held

A career counseling camp was organised in Government Girls’ Higher Secondary School Cherital and Government High School Madhotal on Wednesday in accordance with instructions of Technical Eductaion Skill Developmewnt and Employment Department, Government of Madhya Pradesh and Collector Karamveer Sharma’s Sankalp Scheme. In the camp, Employment Officer Satish Kavde gave tips to the students on choosing their career path...

1MP Battallion NCC holds blood donation camp

1MP Battalion NCC Jabalpur on behalf of NCC Group Headquarter Jabalpur organised a blood donation camp at Kalaniketan Polytechnic Mahavidyalay on Wednesday. The camp was the part of the series of activities being organised to celebrate the 73rd NCC Day celebration 2021. The blood donation camp was the part of the multifaceted activates and varied curriculum of the NCC, which provided unique opportunities to the youth for self-development. The NCC continues its relentless efforts towards moulding the ..

Victim, locals stage demo, seek arrest of forgery case accused

Demanding early arrest of accused in a forgery case, victim Satish Chandra Poddar, along with locals, on Tuesday, staged massive protest in front of the office of Superintendent of Police Siddharth Bahuguna. During protest victim said the Police announce reward on the head of culprits of non-bailable office just to get information about their whereabouts. But, when such culprits are living fearlessly at their home and also going to office regularly, then raises doubt on the working of Police. Satish ..

Many plaints resolved as JMC begins Jan Sunwai sessions

The Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC), on Tuesday, organised Jan Sunwai at the headquarters. Senior officials heard people’s complaints during from 11 am to 1 pm. As the Government has lifted all covid restrictions JMC is now conducting Jan Sunwai at headquarters on every Tuesday. People attending the Jansunwai in a large number and getting redress their civic problems speedily. During the Jan Sunwai, Assistant Commissioner Mahesh Kori and Assistant Commissioner Anju Singh received total 15 ..

JNAU’s Asstt Prof Dr Naberiya gets ICEE Fellow Award

Dr Seema Naberiya, posted as Assistant Professor in Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNAU), was honoured with ICEE Fellow Award for the year 2021 for her excellent contribution in the field of agriculture extension education. Indian Society of Extension Education, New Delhi honoured Dr Naberiya with the award during a national seminar organised at Banaras Hindu University, Benaras. The seminar was attended by Deputy Director General, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, Dr A ..

JMC continues drive to contain stray cattle menace

Expediting the ongoing drive to citizens of stray cattle menace, the ‘hakka’ gang of Fire Department of the Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC), on Tuesday, conducted drive many areas of the city and caught stray cattle. The haka gang caught a number of cows, bulls and other stray animals from busy roads, markets and shifted them to Gaushala at Tilwara. Fire Superintendent Kusagra Thakur and Assistant Superintendent Rajendra Patel informed that as per the instruction of the Municipal Commissioner ..

NABARD team visits JNAU fields, labs to collect farmer-oriented details

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) team visited various fields, laboratories and research centers of Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNAU) on Thursday to collect farmer-oriented details. Chief General Manager, NABARD, T S Raji Gain displayed special interest in Jawahar Model, developed by the University’s Principal Scientist, Dr Mony Thomas under which 29 varieties of crops can be grown by filling soil in sacks. NABARD emphasised to take this technique of farming ..

JMC Anti-encroachment Squad removes temporary structures from many areas

Anti-encroachment Department of the Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) conducted drives in many areas of the city and removed temporary structures hindering traffic movement on main roads. Providing relief to the patients and their family members who arrive at Government Hospital, the anti-encroachment squad remove all temporary structures including kiosks, tin sheds etc. which were mushrooming near Elgin Hospital. A number of people had decked kiosks on both sides of the road in front of the hospital. ..

St Aloysius School’s NSS unit holds orientation event for new students

The NSS unit of St Aloysius Sr Sec School organised an orientation programme for the newly enrolled students under the guidance of Principal Fr. Sibi Joseph. The programme was initiated by the introductory presentation and briefing about NSS by the resource person, Dr Aruna, Government Mankunwar Bai Arts and Commerce Autonomous College for Women, Jabalpur...

20 players selected to represent Rlys in Senior National Women’s Football C’ship

As many as 20 players have been selected for the Senior National Women’s Football Competition to be held in Kozhikode in November 2021. The players would represent India Railways in the tournament. A training camp was organised under the aegis of Railway Sports Promotion Board for Indian Railways Women’s Football team at Railway Stadium, on Friday. Nearly 35 players, coaches and managers from different Railways participated in the camp. After selection trial, 20 players were selected for the Senior ..

Renu Chaturvedi wins two gold medals

Renu Chaturvedi won two gold medals in Bench and Deadlift categories during district-level Bench/Dead Lift Competition while Abhijeet Gupta received gold in disabled category. Around 250 players of the city participated in District-level Bench/Dead Lift Competition organised by District Association of Jabalpur Powerlifting (WPC India) recently...

Med College holds mega cervical cancer screening camp

For complete elimination of cervical cancer by 2030 and marking the first anniversary of WHO Cervical Cancer Elimination Movement, the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College and Hospital and Rotary Club Jabalpur jointly organised a mega cervical cancer screening camp on Wednesday. Dean, NSCB Medical College, Dr. Pradeep Kasar inaugurated the mega screening camp and extended best wishes to the organizing committee. Head of Department, Obstetrics and Gynaecology..

Shriram Group organises technical with Ultratech Cement Company

A day-long technical workshop was organised in the Department of Civil Engineerin of Shriram Group in collaboration with Ultratech Cement Company. The workshop was conducted in two phases. Technical knowledge about concrete cube casting was shared with students in first phase of the worshop. A cube casting competition was organised in second phase. Students participated in the workshop in large numbers and made the event successful. Chairman Shri ..

Dr Ashish Dengra honoured with Best Innovation in Diabetes Award

Noted Diabetes, Thyroid and Obesity Expert, Dr. Ashish Dengra was bestowed with Best Innovation in Diabetes Award for his mobile app developed to provide significant consultations to the diabetic patients during COVID-19 pandemic. Acknowledging Dr. Dengra’s efforts to provide online consultancy of doctors, dietician, physiotherapist and yoga teacher to the patients who were unable to approach the hospitals despite emergency due to COVID pandemic, through mobile app, the Research Society for Study ..

Bank of Maharashtra organises Retail and MSME Loan Expo

Bank of Maharashtra organised Retail and MSME Loan Expo for Retail, Micro, Small and Medium Businessmen at Sports Club Tilheri on Wednesday. Jabalpur Chambers of Commerce (JCCC) President Prem Kumar Dubey graced the occasion as Chief Guest. The office-bearers of Bank of Maharashtra distributed loan amount of Rs. 25 crore. Of which, Jabalpur Zone received loan amount of Rs.1300 crore...

Industrialists, scientists interact in JNAU event

Under Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, industrialists and agricultural scientists interacted with each other during a day-long programme on ‘Institute Industry Interface on Rice’ held at Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNAU) on Tuesday. Forty industrialists associated with rice industries across the State, participated in the event. Chief guest Vice-chancellor, JNAU, Dr. Pradeep Kumar Bisen opined to prepare future agricultural scientists and students by imparting education based on the industry's ..

NCC cadets spread message on water conservation

NCC cadets of St Aloysius College, under the guidance of 01 MP Battalion, NCC Ghantaghar, organised an awareness rally to spread the message of water conservation. The cadets involved in the rally told how water is priceless. If we are not timely aware and realise the seriousness, there will be a crisis in the future. Cadets shared views that precious heritage of nature is water. Rainfall has been decreasing, due to which this time there has been an outcry among people for drinking water in scorching ..

Hostellers, students of Rani Durgavati University start indefinite strike

The hostellers and students of Rani Durgavati University started an indefinite strike from Tuesday for their demands for opening Devendra Boy’s and Kasturba Girl’s Hostels in the students’ interest. The hostellers under the leadership of Somdutt and Surendra Kushwaha also handed over a memorandum to Vice-chancellor, Rani Durgavati University, Professor Kapil Deo Mishra addressing to the Chief Minister, Higher Education Minister and other concerned officers. Through the memorandum they demanded ..

Army personnel, public take part in cycling event

A large number of Army personnel and civilians enthusiastically participated in run and cycling organised to mark the World Diabetes Day, on Sunday. World Diabetes Day is observed on November 14 every year to create awareness about the disease. The day itself marks the birthday of Fredcrick Banting who conceived the idea which led to the discovery of insulin in 1922. The theme of the year 2021 is ‘Access to Diabetes Care: If not now, when’. A well organized event was conducted at Jabalpur Military ..

Hindu Seva Parishad organises Tulsi Diksha ceremony

Hindu Seva Parishad has organised Tulsi Diksha ceremony at Siddha Maa Kali Mandir premises in Sadar. During the ceremony Parishad members distributed Tulsi plant to as many as 251 women and also administered Diksha. Sadhvi Vibhanand Giri ji was the chief guest of the programme. Speaking on the occasion she said that Tulsi is not merely a plat, it is a goddess. Tulsi makes our life holy and healthy from the religious and scientific point of view. Sadhvi Vibhanand Giri further said that one can easily ..

Trader tries to run over Range Officer, team on being questioned in Dindori

Agitated on being questioned for his illegal activities, a trader tried to run over a lady Range Officer and her team of forest employees with his pick-up vehicle in forest village Chauradadar. The lady officer and her team were carrying out inquiry into a complain of sale-purchase of forest produce. A complain at Karanjia police station was registered by the Forest Department on charges of disrupting officers and employees from performing duty. Surprisingly, SHO, Karanjia, did not lodge an FIR ..

Justice Vivek Agarwal inaugurates expo organised in High Court premises

Under the guidance of Chief Justice, Madhya Pradesh High Court and Patron-in-Chief and under the direction of Executive Chairman, MPSLSA, an exhibition was organised on History of Judicial Administration, Process of Justice Delivery, Achievement of Justice delivery system in last 75 years, Legal Services Procedure etc by MP State Legal Services Authority in association with High Court of Madhya Pradesh in the premises of Jabalpur High Court on Sunday. The exhibition was inaugurated by Justice of MP ..

Pt Nehru remembered at Pt JNMMC

Birth Anniversary of Pt Jawaharlal Nehru was celebrated at Pt Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Medical College (Pt JNMMC) on Sunday. Dean of Medical College Dr Vishnu Dutt garlanded the statue of Pt Jawaharlal Nehru and paid floral tribute to the first Prime Minister of Independent India. In his address Dr Dutt said Pt. Nehru was architect of modern India. He served the country as Prime Minister for long time and laid foundation store of all round development of country. Dr Arvind Neral, Head of Pathology ..

‘Sanskriti aur Prakriti Samaroh’ commences, cultural performances mesmerises audience

“Indian culture has always been a culture of harmony and has co-existed with nature. Its relevance has increased further during the Covid-19 era. Keeping this in mind, this cultural festival based on the relationship between nature and culture has been organised.” The above statements were made by Principal Secretary, Culture and Tourism and Trustee Secretary of Bharat Bhavan, Sheo Shekhar Shukla while addressing culture and music lovers at the inaugural ceremony of ‘Sanskriti aur Prakriti Samaroh’ ..

Time limit of Land Record Purification Fortnight extended for fifteen days

Revenue Minister Govind Singh Rajput said that on the directives of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, decision has been taken to extend Land Record Purification Fortnight to next fifteen days. Rajput gave the aforesaid information during the review meeting on Thursday. Rajput said that this decision has been taken by keeping in view special interest of people in the said campaign. Earlier, the time period of campaign was fixed till November 15. Now it has been extended till November 30. He further ..

Govt acts tough in Bhopal hospital tragedy

Taking a tough action in the hospital fire incident which claimed lives of four infants, a decision has been taken to remove Dr Jitendra Shukla, Dean of Gandhi Medical College, Dr Lokendra Dave, Superintendent of Hamidia Hospital, and Dr K K Dubey, Director of Kamala Nehru Hospital, from their posts and are facing suspension. Besides, Deputy Engineer of CPA Electricity Wing Awadhesh Bhadoriya has also been suspended. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that incident which took place at Kamala ..

Regional PF Commr-1 resolves grievances during Nidhi Aapke Nikat, Pension Adalat

Rakesh Sehrawat, Regional Provident Fund Commissioner-1, patiently heard complaints of PF members and pensioners during ‘Nidhi Aapke Nikat’ and ‘Pension Adalat’ held at Jabalpur Regional Office on Wednesday. Around 35 cases were registered by PF members and pensioners during the events. Majority of cases were concerned with correction in the members’ name, father’s name, birth-date, pension and accounts maintenance. Apart from PF members and pensioners who attended ‘Nidhi Aapke Nikat’ and ‘Pension ..

Training on maximum production of Ramtil held at JNAU

Two-day training programme on ‘Production and Preservation Technique for maximum production of Ramtil’ was organised at Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University (JNAU) under All India Oil Seed Research Co-ordinated Project (Til and Ramtil). The agriculture scientists and fertilisers and seeds vendors from Patan, Kundam, Panagar and Jabalpur block were trained during the programme...

MPSLSA holds legal awareness event to mark Legal Serices Day

Under the guidance of Hon’ble Chief Justice/Patron-in-Chief, MP State Legal Services Authority (MPSLSA) and under the directions of Executive Chairman, MPSLSA co-ordinated with the National Health Mission and organised a legal awareness/ publicity programme through virtual mode recently on the occasion of Legal Services Day at NIC VC Room District Collectorate. In the event, Additional Secretary MPSLSA, Manoj Kumar Singh, took a brief session on Legal Services Institutions, its constitution, roles, ..

Six NCC cadets leave for All India Yatching Regata in Odisha

Six out of twenty-four NCC cadets left to participate in the All India Yatching Regata-2021 to be organised at Chilka Lake, Odisha. These cadets who will represent MP and chhattisgarh Directorate NCC at the All India Yatching Regata-2021 at Odisha, were selected after extensive training during Pre-All India Yatching Regata Selection Camp held at Bargi Dam by 2 MP Naval Unit NCC. The selected cadets along with eighteen others were trained under the direction of Camp Commandant Lieutenant Commander, ..

CA Jain named non-official independent director on GAIL board

CA Akhilesh Jain has been appointed as non-official independent director in the board of GAIL (India) Limited, on Monday. Government of India’s subsidiary Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) is Maharatna Company. Akhilesh Jain has been appointed as Director (Independent) by a committee on the recommendation of Cabinet Committee headed by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. GAIL (India) is a public sector unit under Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry...

Post-Diwali, JMC restarts drive to curb stray cattle menace

After Diwali, the Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC), on Monday, resumed the drive to catch stray cattle from city streets and provide relief to people. The employees of Dire Department of the JMC caught a number of cows, oxen and other stray cattle from busy roads, markets and shifting them to Kanji house. Following the direction of Municipal Commissioner, Sandeep G R, the Fire Department resumed the drive after Diwali festival on Monday. The JMC employees caught stray cattle from important ..

JMC leaves ponds, ghats garbage strewn on eve of Chhath Puja

Heaps of waste lying along important ponds of the city are amply proving that the Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) is in no hurry to set right things for ‘Chhath’ Puja. Utter lack of cleanliness prevailing on the banks of all important ponds would certainly prove dear to hundreds of devotees who would throng the ponds to perform religious rituals during Chhath Puja. The five-day festival has already started on Monday, but the civic body is showing no haste to clean the ponds and lift waste from ..

Minister Patel, Haryana Agri Minister Dalal visits JNAU biofertiliser centre

State Farmers’ Welfare and Agriculture Development Minister, Kamal Patel along with Agriculture Minister of Haryana, J P Dalal inspected the Biofertiliser Centre of Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University, (JNAU) on Sunday. MLA Ashok Rohani was also present on the occasion. State Minister Patel held detailed discussion on various issues with Scientists present on the occasion. He also inspected the plants used in making biofertilizers. During discussion he stressed the need of encouraging farmers ..

Rajarshi Sanstha holds Diwali Milan, fetes Adv Gen Singh

Members of the Rajarshi Sanstha organised Diwali Milan programme in Vindhya Bhawan on Sunday. Justice H P Singh graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Brigadier Shivpal Singh was present as keynote speaker. Rajarshi Sanstha felicitated Advocate General of Madhya Pradesh Prashant Singh. Speaking on the occasion, Justice H P Singh laid emphasis on helping the needy in tough times. He said that the goal of comprehensive development is possible through development of individual person. Advocate General ..

CM participates in Budhni Toy Fest

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that efforts will be made to get GI tag to make Budhni’s toy products world famous after Budhni. Other toys will also be made other than wood by forming clusters to compete with the world market. Chief Minister Chouhan was addressing the Khilaunakari Budhni Toy Festival on Saturday. Member of Parliament Ramakant Bhargava, Chief Minister Chouhan’s wife, Sadhna Singh and other public representatives were present in this festival, which will continue till ..

‘Run For Unity’ programme held in WCR’s three divisions

On the occasion of former home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s birth anniversary, the West Central Railway (WCR) headquarters celebrated National Unity Day in Jabalpur, Bhopal and Kota divisions. In the series, WCR organised various programmes under ‘Run for Unity’ programme in three divisions. In Kota Division, West Central Railway General Manager (GM) Sudhir Kumar Gupta administered the oath of National Unity Day to railway employees at Sogariya station. Gm..

SP flags of unity march past in city

Superintendent of Police, Siddharth Bahuguna flagged off the march-past and administered oath on the occasion of the 146th National Unity Day, on Sunday. National Unity Day was celebrated to mark the 146th birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.SP Bahuguna administered oath of unity and integrity of the country to police officers and personnel at SP Office...

BJYM members pay tributes to Sardar Patel on birth anniversary

Senior office-bearers and members of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) paid tributes to first the home minister of the country known as the Iron Man, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 146th anniversary, on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion senior office-bearers of the Morcha said that Sardar Patel worked for a united India after thwarting the conspiracy to divide the country after independence...

Sikhs perform ‘seva’ of Nishan Sahib flag at Gurudwara

The Power Grid Corporation organised ‘Nukkad Natak’ on Sunday at Deendayal Square and JDA Park Civic Centre under Vigilance Awareness Week to motivate the citizens to raise their voice against evil practices like corruption. Senior officers of Power Grid Corporation informed that corruption could be stopped if people decide to stop evil practices like corruption by speaking up against it. Senior General Manager M S Thakur, P K Sahu, Kumar Rahul, Atul Agrawal, Shubhanshu Singh Sengar, Jai Singh ..

Govt doing best to arrange fertilisers: CM Chouhan

 Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Government is doing best to make arrangements of fertilisers and also getting full co-operation of the Government of India in this regard. “No need to worry, just be patient this is my request..

Ministers Joshi, Danve fete NCL, MCP CMD P K Sinha

 Minister of Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs Prahlad Joshi and Minister of State for Rail, Coal and Mines Raosaheb Patil Danve felicitated the CMD of two flagship Coal Indian subsidiaries, NCL and MCL, P K Sinha, on Friday, for the superb perfo..

State farmers suffering due to fertiliser crisis: Jitu Patwari

  Former Minister and Congress MLA Jitu Patwari made a blistering attack on State Government over alleged shortage of fertiliser in State. He said that State Government is claiming that no one needs to worry as there is adequate availability of ..

Mandla distt Sarpanch in EOW trap after complaint for bribe

 Economic Offence Wing (EOW), Jabalpur team trapped a Patwari while taking bribe of Rs 25,000 from complainant for completing the house construction under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana in Mandla district, on Friday. The accused has been identified as Am..

Sarpanchs ask CEO to abolish sand royalty

Sarpanchs of many village panchayats submitted memorandum to CEO, Janpad, Deeksha Jain seeking abolishing sand royalty for construction works in Panchayats. The delegation of Sarpanch was led by Jila Sarpanch Sangh President Jitendra Rajput. They also informed the CEO about various problems they are coming across like non payment of wages in village panchayats, many hurdles coming across in completing the construction works and others. CEO Deeksha Jain has assured them for taking out solution to their ..

MRC fetes unsung women COVID Warriors on Infantry Day

The Indian Army celebrates October 27 every year as ‘Infantry Day’ in memory of the first military battle of Independent India, when the 1stBattalion of SIKH Regiment landed in Srinagar airbase & displayed resoluteness & extraordinary courage to thwart the evil designs of Pakistan Army and tribal raiders. On this occasion, the Mahar Regiment Centre (MHC) honoured the front line unsung COVID women warriors who have contributed selflessly during the COVID-19 pandemic by felicitating them in a ceremony ..

JMC team starts drive to catch stray dogs to control their menace

In order to rid people of stray dog menace, the Health Department of Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) has started special drive to catch stray canines from city streets. A team of dog-catchers conducted drive in many areas of the city and caught stray canines. Health Officer of JMC, Bhupendra Singh informed that the department is carrying out the drive following plethora of complaints received from various parts of the city. Citizens have complaint that the stray dogs were chasing and wounding ..

Indian Bank distributes loan worth of Rs 2.60 cr to 42 beneficiaries

Jabalpur-based branches of Indian Bank distributed loan worth of Rs 2.60 crore among 42 beneficiaries in Credit Outreach Campaign held during the State-level Bankers Committee on Tuesday. The event was organised in the gracious presence of Member of Parliament, Rakesh Singh, MLA, Ashok Rohani and Municipal Commissioner, Sandeep GR (IAS)...

Jabalpur Rly Divn employees felicitated with DRM Award

Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) Sanjay Bishwas felicitated the rail employees and departments of Jabalpur Railway Division with Divisional Railway Manager Award and Efficiency Shield for performing outstanding work, in a programme organised in Utsav Bhawan on Wednesday. Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) Sanjay Bishwas and Additional Divisional Railway Manager (ADRM) Deepak Kumar Gupta lit the traditional lamps and inaugurated the award ceremony. Speaking on the occasion, DRM Sanjay Bishwas said that ..

Agri Deptt officers conduct surprise inspection at 2 fertiliser selling outlets

To ensure availability of quality fertilisers for farmers during Rabi season, the officers of Agriculture Department conducted surprise inspection at two fertiliser selling outlets at Sihora on Wednesday. The owner of one outlet was issued show cause notice for not maintaining the documents properly. The departmental team conducted surprise inspection at PK Krishi Kendra and Prakash Krishi Kendra following the instructions of Deputy Director, Farmer Welfare and Agriculture Development, Dr S K Nigam...

Agri Deptt officers conduct surprise inspection at 2 fertiliser selling outlets

To ensure availability of quality fertilisers for farmers during Rabi season, the officers of Agriculture Department conducted surprise inspection at two fertiliser selling outlets at Sihora on Wednesday. The owner of one outlet was issued show cause notice for not maintaining the documents properly. The departmental team conducted surprise inspection at PK Krishi Kendra and Prakash Krishi Kendra following the instructions of Deputy Director, Farmer Welfare and Agriculture Development, Dr S K Nigam...

Artists from Palestine, Sri Lanka perform fusion dance at Purkhouti Muktangan

The video shooting of fusion dance performed by artists from Palestine and Sri Lanka was held at Purkhouti Muktangan Nava Raipur on Wednesday. The artists from Palestine and Sri Lanka performed on Chhattisgarhi song. Artists from both countries have reached Raipur to participate in the National Tribal Dance Festival. The National Tribal Dance Festival will be held in State Capital from October 28 to October 30...

Women Security Legal Awareness event held

A day-long session on Women Security Legal Awareness programme was organised under the Bharat ka Amrit Women’s Rights. Manish Singh Thakur, Secretary District Legal Service Authority (DLSA) graced the occasion as chief guest. Maohotsava, in the guidance of Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (JNKVV) Vice-Chancellor Dr Pradeep Kumar Bisen, in college campus on Tuesday regarding Deeksha Taneja, Judicial Magistrate was present as Special Guest...

‘PM Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission’ will strengthen health institutions: CM

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that ‘PM Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission’ will prove to be a milestone in the direction of strengthening the health infrastructure of primary, secondary and sub-health centres and existing national health institutions. Chief Minister Chouhan took part in the Prime Minister Modi’s programme through VC from Indore district. Chief Minister Chouhan has expressed his heartfelt gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for initiating the ‘PM Ayushman ..

Pre-conference of Renewable Energy Conclave held

Madhya Pradesh Vigyan Sammelan and Expo successfully organised pre-conference of Renewable Energy Conclave with the support of Vigyan Bharti and Madhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology at Jabalpur Engineering College, on Tuesday. Professor Sunil Kumar Gupta, Vice-chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi Prodyogik Vishwavidyalay graced the programme as chief guest while Professor Anil Kothari, Director General, Madhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology was the guest of honour. Programme Co-ordinator, ..

JMC holds Jan Sunwai at Commissionerate

The Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC), on Tuesday organised Jan Sunwai (public hearing) at the Commissionerate. Municipal Commissioner, Sandeep G R along with senior officials heard the problems of citizens during Jan Sunwai from 11 am to 1 pm. It may be noted that following spread of corona virus infection, the JMC had stopped Jansunwai. As the situation is now getting better, the civic body has on Tuesday resumed the public hearing. During Jan Sunwai, the Municipal Commissioner received as many ..

Food Department officials crackdown on adulterators

To check sale of adulterated food products during ongoing festivals, the District Food Department is continuously conducting special drive in the city. Senior officials of the department are carrying out surprise inspection at restaurants and shops, which sale edible products, especially sweets and other milk-made products. Likewise, teams of Food Department conducted drive at several areas of the city and took action against erring shop owners. The officials examined food products and took samples ..

Gurleen Shopping Fair witnesses huge footfall

Huge footfall was witnessed at Gurleen Shopping Fair being organised at Gol Bazaar on Sunday. Being a holiday and festival, people thronged in a large number the stalls being put up at the fair. Unique items made of wood, stone, metal and fabric are pulling huge crowd to the fair daily. People are buying things of their choice at cheap rates. The organisers of the fair also expressing satisfaction with the response they have been receiving from the people of Sanskardhani. It may be noted that Gurleen ..

SFRI gives tips to master trainers for Tiger Estimation-2022

State Forest Research Institute (SFRI), Jabalpur, is imparting rigorous training of optimum utilisation of advanced technologies to master trainers for the forthcoming All India Tiger Estimation- 2022. In this series two-day training of installing and monitoring camera traps was organised for master trainers. Total 59 master trainers representing 22 forest divisions attended the training. Master trainers were informed about quality of camera trap, techniques of its installation and practical training ..

Citizens suffer due to stray cattle menace, JMC overlooks

Indolence on the part of the Jabalpur Municipal Corporation in dealing strictly with those who release their cattle on roads is providing dear to citizens. The stray cattle are disturbing traffic arrangements and resulting in accidents within municipal limits. Likewise, the cattle are also adding to uncleanliness on the streets. The stray cattle like cows, calves and ox have made squares and busy roads their home. ..

People cook ‘kheer’ on Sharad Poornima festival, offer it to deity at Chitrakoot

Since ages, people have been following tradition of cooking sweet dish ‘Kheer’ on the night of Sharad Poornima festival under the moonlight and then offering it to the deity. Every year, people from surrounding areas gather in large numbers at the base of Kamadgiri hill on Sharad Poornima night, specially from Bundelkhand area. They secure a place and spend entire night ben..

Mandla Collector reviews progress works in rural areas

Collector Harshika Singh visited various rural areas under Mandla district on Wednesday. She reviewed progress of Girdawari verification work in Binaika area. She said that early and seriously Girdawari verification of crops should be ensured. Singh visited the dam in Jantipur area. She took necessary information from the officers concerned on other important subjects including ownership plan. While discussing with villagers of Jantipur, she enquired about Covid vaccination in their area. She said ..

Construction of State’s longest railway tunnel commences

West Central Railway (WCR) is constructing 3,338-metre broad gauge, single line underground Tunnel No.1 at Rewa-Sidhi section which will be the longest railway tunnel of Madhya Pradesh to facilitate crossing of Chuhiya Ghati located on the borders of Rewa and Sidhi district. This railway tunnel is being constructed between Govindgarh and Bagwar stations under New Rail Line Project. West Central Railway undertook various precautionary measures before commencing construction of railway tunnel...

Swarn Kalash Parikrama conducted at Hare Krishna Ashram to mark Sharad Poornima

Swarn Kalash Parikrama was conducted on the pious occasion of Sharad Poornima at Hare Krishna Ashram, Bhedaghat, on Wednesday. Devotees took oath of ensuring cleanliness of goddess river Narmada during the circumambulation. Hare Krishna Ashram, Founder, Swami Ramchandra Das Maharaj said that Narmada is the only river which is being worshipped like mother and conducting its circumambulation...

Dry weather conditions prevail, winter knocking door in State

Weather conditions are passing through the transition phase in Madhya Pradesh. Days are partially cloudy and full with humidity. Now during evening hours, pinch of mild cold is being experienced. It’s being anticipated that winter season is all set to enter State. From November, weather conditions are slated for a major drift. Now, post-monsoon rainfall activities have subsided and weather conditions are mainly dry in State. In the last twenty-four hours, sundry parts received light to moderate rains. ..

Governor to fete Dr Shraddha Tiwari

Psychologist and State Education Advisor Dr Shraddha Tiwari will be felicitated at the hands of Madhya Pradesh Governor Manghu Bhai Patel in an award ceremony to be organised in Indore on October 22. She will be felicitated for her contributions to the society. In the award ceremony, Madhya Pradesh Governor Manghu Bhai Patel will felicitate people who have been contributing in the field of religion, culture, education, medicine and social services...

Help-desk to facilitate youngsters for entrepreneurship soon

“Even after having plenty of natural resources and agricultural abundance, Mahakaushal region is yet to get its due advantage of industrial development. Unawareness and absence of representation amongst youngsters are some of the main causes behind the industrial backwardness of the region. With an aim to provide platform to young industrial brains, a help-desk is being inaugurated to facilitate the youngsters for entrepreneurship”, informed by Ravi Gupta, President of Mahakoshal Chamber of Commerce ..

OFK staffers commit to achieving new heights

Officers and employees of Ordnance Factory Katni (OFK) celebrated the launch of seven new Defence companies and expressed their commitment for achieving new heights of development for national security. Commemorating this launch, a programme was celebrated in befitting manner at Ordnance Factory Katni. An arrangement for telecasting of live webcast of Prime Minister’s address was made through digital projector for officers and employees of the factory marking the ceremony of dedicatin..