Raipur

Brig Mahanty, Col Malik visit RSKB office

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Commander, Chhattisgarh Odisha Sub Area (COSA) Brigadier V Mahanty, SM, accompanied by Col. Rajendra Malik visited Rajya Sainik Kalayan Board (RSKB) office in Raipur city on Thursday. Bragadier Mahanty had a d..

SECL signs MoU with MPPGC to set up power unit at Amarkantak

    Our CorrespondentBILASPUR, One of the largest coal producing companies of the country, South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL) has taken a step towards setting up a power plant. SECL has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (M..

Draupadi Murmu, a tenacious teacher

   By Sanjay Kumar MishraRAIPUR, Draupadi Murmu, candidate of NDA for the post of the President of India, began her career as a teacher in Sri Aurobindo Integral Education School at Rairangpur, District Mayurbhanj, Odisha. She not onl..

CG’s Bhuiyan programme gets IMC Digital Award

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Bhuiyan programme of Chhattisgarh State has been awarded at national-level. Bhuiyan software, a project run by the office of the Commissioner of Land Records in Chhattisgarh, was been conferred upon with ..

Central Govt is playing with future of youth: CM Baghel

    Staff Reporter Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh attended the meeting of Congress legislators of all the states at All India Congress Committee (AICC) headquarters in New Delhi on Wednesday.Chief Minister Baghel discussed w..

‘The only motto of BJP is to harass Rahul Gandhi’

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel returned to Raipur from Delhi on Wednesday late evening after participating in Congress’ Satyagrah in New Delhi.Talking to mediapersons at Swami Vivekananda Airport Rai..

Cong politics in State will explode in future: Kaushik

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Leader of Opposition Dharamlal Kaushik said that the situation in Maharashtra will be clear soon. “I have not contacted anyone in Maharashtra and thus it will not be right to comment on it,” s..

3 CRPF jawans martyred in Naxal attack

    Our CorrespondentNUAPADA/KHARIAR ROAD,THREE troopers belonging to 19th battalion of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) attained martyrdom and some others are reported to have sustained injuries in a Naxal ambush on a forested patc..

Many pumps go dry after shortage of petrol-diesel in Durg and Bhilai

    Staff Reporter DURG, The shortage of petrol and diesel has started in Durg-Bhilai too. Many petrol pumps of HPCL Company have become dry due to lack of regular supply, which have been closed due to lack of petrol, diesel for a..

Chhaoni brutal killing: Six held, prime accused, accomplice still at large

   Staff Reporter BHILAI,POLICE arrested six while the two including the prime accused are still at large in the case of brutal killing of a history sheeter, reported from Camp-1, Bhilai. The brutal killing was the outcome of old enmity amo..

State leaders, workers reach Delhi to take part in Congress’ Satyagrah

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Cabinet Ministers, MLAs, senior Congress leaders and workers from Chhattisgarh have reached Delhi to participate in Congress’ Satyagraha against the ‘Agnipath’ scheme and the action of the ED on Rah..

BJP trying to destabilise Congress govts in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan: CM Baghel

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Tuesday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government at the Centre is trying to destabilise Congress-led governments in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan.̶..

Finally monsoon covers Chhattisgarh

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, SOUTHWEST Monsoon, the much awaited lifeline of industries and agri-based Chhattisgarh has finally covered the State on June 20. After the onset of monsoon across the state light to heavy showers were rec..

Four killed as car rams into trailer

    Our CorrespondentBILASPUR, IN a horrifying road accident, atleast four people, including a woman, died while another woman sustained critical injuries when their car being driven at breakneck speed rammed into a stationary tra..

‘Future of youths in danger due to Agnipath scheme’

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,   Congress staged a sit-in-protest against the Agnipath scheme and the action of the ED on Rahul Gandhi at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Monday. Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel also joined..

MP Soni dispels rumours over Agnipath scheme

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Raipur MP Sunil Kumar Soni on Monday dispelled the rumors spread by opposition parties over Agnipath Scheme in a press conference. Soni accused Congress party of misleading the youths regarding Agnipath s..

Baghel writes to Puri, requests regular supply of diesel, petrol to CG

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has written a letter to Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Hardeep Singh Puri, requesting him for ensuring regular supply of petrol and diesel to Chhatt..

3 engines derail at railway yard in Durg

    Staff Reporter BHILAI, THREE railway engines were derailed in the mishap that occurred at railway yard of South Eastern Central Railway (SECR) in Durg during Sunday early hours. With necessary mechanical and engineering works ..

Short spell of showers give respite from heat

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, THE much awaited short spell of showers in Raipur and across State on Sunday gave respite from the prevailing hot and humid conditions. In fact, Meteorological Center, Raipur has warned spurge of rainfall..

Alarming rise in COVID cases in Durg

   Staff Reporter DURG,Corona infection has become active again in the district. For last few days the number of infected patients are increasing very fast as such Durg has reached the second place in State with most infected patients.The r..

Three WRD officials land in ACB net in Kondagaon

In a fresh crackdown against the corrupt practices in the government department, the sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) arrested three officials of Water Resources Department (WRD) in Kondagaon district of Chhattisgarh, ACB officials said on Saturday. Acting on a complaint, Jagdalpur unit of ACB caught three officials of WRD red-handed while they were allegedly accepting the bribe, said Additional Superintendent of Police (ACB) Amrita Sori. The arrested officials were identified as Executive ..

Picture of Chhattisgarh Mahtari to be put in all govt programmes: CM

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday announced that it will be mandatory to put the portrait of Chhattisgarh Mahtari in all the government programmes of State. Chief Minister Baghel wrote on his tweet account, “The splendor and prosperity of Chhattisgarh is from our farmers. There is the blessing of Chhattisgarh Mahtari too in the prosperity of farmers. We have decided to place the portrait of Chhattisgarh Mahtari prominently in all government programme so that we could remember the glorious ..

IYC workers oppose ‘Agnipath’ scheme

Now, protest has begun in Chhattisgarh over the Central Government’s recently announced ‘Agnipath’ scheme for recruitment in armed forces. Indian Youth Congress workers burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Rajiv Chowk in State Capital on Saturday. The protestors raised slogans against the Central Government. The Indian Youth Congress workers had planned to gherao BJP MP Sunil Soni’s residence in Raipur city, but they postponed it on the advice of senior Congress leaders at the last ..

BSP’s contribution in Janjgir-Champa rescue operation

A child was rescued from a borewell in Phirhid village of Janjgir-Champa district. The child fell into the borewell on June 10 at 4 pm and was rescued after continuous efforts lasting 102 hours on June 14 midnight hours. A green corridor was made till Bilaspur after rescuing the child and he was shifted immediately to Apollo hospital for treatment. This is one of the longest rescue operations conducted in the country. NDRF, SDRF and Indian Army worked on a war footing and successfully rescued Rahul ..

CM takes a jibe at Central Govt over ‘Agnipath’ Scheme

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR,  Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government at the Centre after the Central Government announced the Agnipath Scheme in the name of employment generation in In..

ITBP DIG Ram Jat given compulsory retirement

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR,  In connection with alleged smuggling of teakwood in a insurgency-hit district of Chhattisgarh, a Deputy Inspector General (GD) of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has been given compulsory retirement.DIG..

Shun the path of violence, think with cool mind: Lt General Das

   Staff Reporter RAIPUR, Aiming to ensure Pan India representation of candidates in the army and develop a skilled youth for the nation, ‘Agnipath’ Scheme has been launched, said General Officer Commanding (Madhya Bharat A..

Dr Singh slams CM’s tweet terming CG as Naxal state

   Staff ReporterRaipur,  BJP National Vice-President and former Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on Thursday slammed Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel for describing Chhattisgarh as a Naxal state in his tweeter handle.Baghel on Thursday..

South-West Monsoon finally onset over Chhattisgarh

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR, THE dilemma over the delay in onset of South-West Monsoon was finally over with the onset over State on Thursday. Amidst the continuous rainfall monsoon has advanced to the Southern region of State with rainfal..

Congress protests Delhi cops’ action

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Congress party on Thursday staged a dharna at Ambedkar Chowk in Raipur to register a protest against the Delhi police action at the All India Congress Committee (AICC) headquarters. Addressing the dharna, State..

CM honours ‘Save Rahul’ rescue team

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel honoured the rescue team members, who evacuated 10-year-old Rahul Sahu safely from borewell, at a function held at the Chief Minister’s House in Raipur on Thursday. It ..

Durg admn razes illegal structures

   Staff Reporter Durg, Months after receiving complaints against a city based builder indulged in illegal plotting for developing illegal colony in over 50 acres of land situated near bypass road, a joint team from the District Admini..

RMC/RSCL teams played crucial role in rescue

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Team of Raipur Smart City Limited (RSCL) and Raipur Municipal Corporation (RMC) worked shoulder-to-shoulder with the Army to rescue Rahul. Personnel and staff of Army, National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF), Sta..

DGP directs SPs to take prompt action against criminals

    Staff Reporter RAIPUR,  Amid recent incidents of crimes reported across Chhattisgarh, Director General of Police (DGP) Ashok Juneja on Wednesday chaired a meeting to review the law and order situation along with the effor..

Rahul responding well in hospital

    Our CorrespondentBILASPUR, THE condition of Rahul Sahu who was admitted to Apollo hospital is stable and he is being provided all care. Rahul was admitted to the hospital at about 2.15 AM after he was rescued from the pit at 1..

Thieves decamp with jewelleries, booty worth Rs 4 lakh in Kumhari

    Staff Reporter BHILAI, IN a reported housebreaking crime, some unidentified burglars broke into a house and decamped with gold and silver ornaments and valuables worth over Rs 4 lakh cumulatively from the house in Kumhari, Dur..

‘State should give MSP of Rs 2,790 to paddy farmers’

    Staff ReporterRaipur, BJP National Vice-President and former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on Tuesday said that the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of paddy was Rs 1,360 per quintal in 2014 and now it is Rs 2040 which..

Rahul rescued afterremaining trappedin a pit for 104 hours

    Staff Reporter RAIPUR,  AFTER remaining trapped in the borewell for over 104 hours Rahul Sahu was rescued in what could be termed one of the biggest and most successful rescue operations launched by the Chhattisgarh state gove..

CM, Cong leaders taken into custody

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, along with other senior party leaders and workers, continued to stage a sit-in protest at the Enforcement Directorate (ED) Office in Delhi as Congress MP Rahul ..

Faggan Singh reviews implementation of Central schemes

   Staff Reporter DURG, Union Minister of State for Steel and Rural Development, Faggan Singh Kulaste was on a visit to Durg district on Monday. On the completion of 8 years tenure of Modi Government, he addressed the poor welfare divi..

Cong trying to create pressure on ED to save ‘family’: BJP

   Staff ReporterRaipur, BJP State Spokesperson Sanjay Shrivastav on Monday said that Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and other Congress leaders from different parts of the country are trying to create pressure on the Enforcement Directo..

Dr Singh criticises Cong for opposing ED action

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Taking a dig at Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, BJP National Vice-President and former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh said that the Chief Minister of the State can fly miles to stage demonstrat..

Delhi police detain CM Baghel for protesting misuse of ED

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel had reached the All India Congress Committee (AICC) Headquarters in Delhi on Monday to join the protest of the party against the misuse of Central Government age..

State Govt alleges shortage of fertiliser supply from Centre

    Staff ReporterRaipur,  Keeping in mind the shortage of fertiliser supply from the Central Government, necessary preparations have been started by State Government to meet the demand of fertilisers in State for Kharif crop..

12-year-old falls into borewell at Pihrid, CM orders for safe rescue

   Staff ReporterRaipur, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has directed the Collector and the Superintendent of Police, Janjgir-Champa, for the safe rescue of a boy who fell into a borewell at Pihrid village of Malkharauda Police Station l..

State UPSC toppers share success mantra with aspirants

   Staff Reporter DURG, The five state toppers of UPSC gathered in Durg on Friday and shared their success mantra with the aspirants. All of them had different education fields, but opined that one should choose the subject of own choi..

BSP Mgmt transfers CGM, suspends 2 GMs following mishaps

   Staff Reporter BHILAI, A Chief General Manager (CGM) was transferred while two General Managers (GMs) were suspended with probe ordered into fatal mishap that occurred in Steel Melting Shop-II of Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP) on Thursday..

Thieves decamp with ornaments from locked house

    Staff Reporter Durg, In a broad daylight theft, some unidentified thieves targeted a locked house and decamped with gold ornaments. The wife of the victim had gone to her maternal home in Madhya Pradesh while the victim was on..

COVID vaccination crosses 1 lakh at JLN Hospital

    Staff ReporterBHILAI,  With the continuous efforts of an effective and cohesive team of Medical and Health services of SAIL-Bhilai Steel Plant, the Medical fraternity has administered COVID vaccine doses to employees and ..

‘Kaka & Baba’ are misleading people on Hasdeo issue, Brijmohan Agrawal

    Staff ReporterRaipur, BJP MLA and former minister Brijmohan Agrawal on Wednesday said that ‘Kaka & Baba’ are misleading the people here on the ongoing controversy over Hasdeo Aranya by passing buck on each othe..

CG may witness mega pro boxing event in August

     Sports ReporterRaipur,If things go right, Chhattisgarh will witness a mega professional boxing event, the first ever international professional boxing of the state, in the first week of August this year. International Profess..

Monsoon expected to reach Chhattisgarh by June 13

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,WITH the monsoon current getting stagnant for the last three days, the onward movement has got delayed after ahead of the scheduled onset over Kerala. Based on the early onset, the Monsoon was expected to arriv..

Cattle owner poisons tigress to death in Guru Ghasidas National Park

    The Hitavada State BureauRAIPUR/BAIKUNTHPUR, A cattle owner exacted a cruel revenge when he reportedly poisoned a tigress to death after the feline killed one his buffaloes in the Guru Ghasidas National Park. Forest Department..

‘CG has become centre of political tourism for Cong’

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Taking a jibe at the ongoing political drama in Haryana Congress, Leader of Opposition in Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly Dharamlal Kaushik on Monday said that the Congress party is suffering from a dis..

‘Bodhghat project will commence only when people agree’

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Monday said that the development works are related to public concerns and therefore the Bodhghat project will start only when the people of Bastar agree on it. The CM stat..

NTPC Sipath sets target of 1 lakh sapling plantation

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Sipath on Sunday celebrated the World Environment Day with theme ‘Earth-Only One’. A prabhat pheri was taken out under the leadership of Sipath Chief ..

CM inaugurates beautification work of 12 Devgudis

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has directed the concerned officials to ensure payment of pending compensation to farmers. Farmer Ghasiyaram, a resident of Pandarahi village, made complaint to Chief Ministe..

Bilaspur’s Sandeep Shrivastava wins IIFA

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Eminent screenwriter Sandeep Shrivastava, hailing from Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh, has received International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) Technical Award 2022 for screenplay in the film Shers..

CM Baghel unveils 88 devpt works worth Rs 109 crore

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel laid foundation stone for 47 development works worth Rs 31.45 crore and dedicated 41 development works with Rs 77.69 crore at Kanker on Sunday.Chief Minister Baghel performed..

712 workers trained under Mission Rail Karmayog

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, The frontline employees, who remain in direct contact with passengers, of Raipur railway division were recently subjected to citizen centric training under ‘Mission Rail Karmayogi’.As per the ..

CM writes to PM for return ofRs 17,240 cr deposited in NSDL

    Staff Reporter RAIPUR,  CHHATTISGARH Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to ask the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) to return the Rs 17,240 cr..

Shukla, Ranjanelected unopposedto RS from C’garh

   Staff Reporter RAIPUR,  BOTH Congress Rajya Sabha candidates - namely Rajeev Shukla and Ranjeet Ranjan have been elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Chhattisgarh. Speaking to ‘The Hitavada’, Returning Officer and Secre..

28 MLAs from Haryana reach Raipur

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls, at least 28 Congress MLAs from Haryana reached Raipur on Thursday evening. The Haryana Congress moved all its MLAs to Raipur to prevent any horse-trading attempts by opposition p..

Hemchand Yadav University, Durgto hold back result of students

   Staff Reporter DURG,  In all 1,92,000 candidates had registered for the ongoing annual examinations of Hemchand Yadav University (HYU) Durg. Out of these, 1,75,000 candidates who appeared in the regular, autonomous and private ..

Chollywood mourns demise of renowned vocalist KK

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and Health and Family Welfare Minister T S Singhdeo have expressed grief over the demise of renowned Indian playback singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, popularly known as KK, who died in Kolka..

Congress struggling for existence in country: Dr Singh

   Staff Reporter Raipur, BJP National Vice-President and former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on Wednesday said that the Congress party is struggling for its existence in the country. In many states, Congress is not even ..

CG to implement proposals passed in Cong’s Udaipur Chintan Shivir

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,All the proposals, which were passed in Congress’ Chintan Shivir held in Udaipur, Rajasthan recently, will be implemented in Chhattisgarh. All these proposals were kept in ‘Nav Sankalp Shivir’..

ICAR-NIBSM telecasts PM’s interaction with beneficiaries

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s interaction with the beneficiaries of about sixteen schemes and programmes spanning nine Ministries of Government of India was telecast at Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-National Institute of Biotic Stress Management (NIBSM) Raipur on Tuesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed these beneficiaries from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries and Jal Shakti Prahlad Singh Patel was present at the NIBSM Raipur. ..

Forces will put to rest the target killing in Kashmir: Patel

Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries and Jal Shakti Mission Prahlad Patel on Tuesday said that the target killing in Jammu and Kashmir is not the consequences of the internal dispute, rather it is being committed by the terrorists on the instruction of Pakistan. Comparing the situation of Kashmir before 2014 with the present, the Union Minister said that the situation was horrible before 2014, while talking to the mediapersons during his visit to Raipur on Tuesday. This is the last ..

‘Nation witnessing holistic devpt under leadership of PM Modi’

Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries and Jal Shakti Prahlad Singh Patel attended the Garib Kalyan Sammelan organised on Tuesday to mark the successful completion of 8 years of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The programme was organised at ICAR-National Institute of Biotic Stress Management, Baronda, here under the Amrut Mahotsav of Independence. A large number of farmers participated in the programme...

JICA impressed with ecosystem of CG’s Gauthans

A team of Japanese officials of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) visited Sandi Gauthan of Dhamdha development to see the livelihood-oriented activities being conducted in Gauthan. The Japanese team was impressed by the protection of cows and how an ecosystem could be created from the products given by them. The officials observed various activities that have been conducted under Gauthan which include production of vermin compost manure, hatchery, brooding house, poultry rearing, quail ..

PM to interact with beneficiaries of various Govt schemes today

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, The nation is celebrating the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav to commemorate the Indian Independence. As a part of this momentous occasion, Prime Minister will interact with the beneficiaries of about sixteen sch..

‘Significant progress made in field of education in C’garh’

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Chhattisgarh Government on Monday claimed that the State has made significant progress in the field of education in the last three years despite adverse conditions created by Covid pandemic, days after th..

Shukla, Ranjan to file RS nomination today

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Senior Congress leaders and Rajya Sabha nominees from Chhattisgarh Rajeev Shukla and Ranjeet Ranjan reached Raipur from Delhi by a regular flight on Monday afternoon. Congress candidates for Rajya Sabha electio..

Shradha Shukla secures 45th rank in Civil Services Exam

    Staff ReporterRaipur,   As the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) released the results of Civil Services Examination, 2021 on Monday, Shradha Shukla from Raipur secured the 45th position in the list of 685 candidates ..

JCI Raipur Capital holds Couple Gurukul

   Staff ReporterRAIPUR, JCI Raipur Capital organised a zone-level couple training ‘Pyar Ka Nagma (Couple Gurukul)’ at Madhuban Farm House in Raipur on Sunday.JC Swati Sarda chaired the programme. International trainer Raje..

Rajeev Shukla, Ranjeet Ranjan named Cong candidates for RS

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Senior Congress leaders Rajeev Shukla and Ranjeet Ranjan have been made the Congress candidates for Rajya Sabha elections from Chhattisgarh.Congress National President Sonia Gandhi has approved the candid..

‘CG lagging behind in the field of school education’

    Staff ReporterRaipur,  With Chhattisgarh recording the lowest mean scores along with Telangana and Arunachal Pradesh in the National Achievement Survey (NAS) 2021 report released by the National Council of Educational Res..

CM performs bhoomipujan of various devpt works of crores at Tatamari

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel inaugurated as well as performed bhoomipujan of 171 development works worth 146.62 crore at Tatamari in Keshkal assembly constituency of Kondagaon district on Sunday.CM Baghel also..

CM visits Swami Atmanand School at Jagdalpur

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,  Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Friday inspected Swami Atmanand English School at Jagdalpur in Bastar district. During his visit, a kid named Rashmi Dahriya asked Chief Minister to tell them more a..

IGKV starts free bus service in campus

    Staff Reporter RAIPUR,  In an attempt to ensure more convenience to students and staff, Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV) Raipur has started a free bus service in the the university campus.The free bus service i..

BJP appoints new faces to execute 15-day action plan

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Except Dharamlal Kaushik, the Leader of Opposition in Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly, no other old faces have been included in the teams formed by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) organisation to execu..

‘Cong Govt’s devpt policies help to reduce Naxalism in Bastar’

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Chief Minister Bhupesh said that Congress Government’s development policies have helped to reduce Naxal incidents in Bastar region. Talking to mediapersons at Circuit House Jagdalpur on Friday, Chief Mini..

‘Jhiram Ghati martyrs were victims of Cong politics’

    Staff ReporterRaipur, Paying tributes to the martyrs of 2013 Jhiram Ghati incident, BJP Chhattisgarh president Vishnudeo Sai said that it is unfortunate that the martyrs of Jhiram have become victims of Congress politics. The ..

Kaushik demands justice for martyrs’ families

    Staff ReporterRaipur, The Leader of Opposition in Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly paid courteous tribute to the public representatives and security personnel in Jhiram Ghati Naxal incident on the occasion of the 9th annivers..

CM dedicates Jhiram Ghati Martyrs Memorial

    Staff ReporterRaipur,Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel dedicated Jhiram Ghati Martyrs Memorial at Lalbagh Maidan in Jagdalpur on Wednesday and paid homage to the martyrs of Jhiram Ghati. The Chief Minister hoisted the tricolor about 10..

‘CG Govt won’t let Nagarnar Plant go into private hands’

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said that the State Government would not let NMDC’s under-construction steel plant at Nagarnar in Bastar district go into private hands. Addressing villagers dur..

Tribal women prepares 11,000 m long ‘chunri’, creat world record

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Over 300 tribal women, hailing from Dantewada district, one of the worst Maoist-hit districts of Chhattisgarh has made it to the Golden Book of World Records, preparing the longest 11,000 metre chunri. Ch..

Bastar boy Lavyajyoti shines in National School Chess C’ship

    Sports ReporterRaipur, Bastar boy Lavyajyoti Routray has brought laurels for Chhattisgarh by securing the second spot in the 10th National School Chess Championship organised in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Lavyajyoti, a resident of J..

‘Blackout unavoidable, if coal not supplied to Rajasthan power plants’

    Our CorrespondentAMBIKAPUR, CHAIRMAN and Managing Director of Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited (RRVUNL) R K Sharma called on Surguja Collector Sanjeev Kumar Jha and Superintendent of Police (S P) Bhawna Gupta.The m..

Peace is returning to Bastar region: CM

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Tuesday said that several development works, which took place within three-and-a-half years of the Congress rule have yielded positive results in Bastar and now, peace is ..

Centre should abolish cess, reduce VAT on fuel: Baghel

   Staff ReporterRaipur,Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel embarked on Bastar tour on Monday, commencing from Dantewada. Before departing for Dantewada, Chief Minister Baghel slammed the Central Government on the issue of reduction in excise dut..

Health Deptt issues advisory on Monkeypox

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, May 23WITH the country still grappling for a complete Coronavirus free environment, the danger of Monkeypox is looming large and alert has been sounded to counter the deadly virus if it surfaces in India.Meanw..

Singhdeo issues ultimatum to Raigarh Medical College Dean, Superintendent

    Staff ReporterRaipur, MayChhattisgarh Health Minister T S Singhdeo, on a two-day tour, reached Raigarh on Monday under the second leg of his state tour to review departmental work and take feedback from the people.Addressing a pre..

CM inaugurates new unit of Dannex Factory

    Staff ReporterDantewada/Raipur, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel reached Katekalyan in Dantewada district of State as part of his ongoing ‘Bhent-Mulaqat’ programme on Monday and inaugurated the new unit of Dannex Fact..

Kaushik demands CBI probe in coal theft

    Staff ReporterRaipur, The Leader of Opposition in Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly, Dharamlal Kaushik said that the viral video of coal theft taking place in Deepka Police Station area of Korba district reminds the scenes of ..

District and Sessions Court to come up in Bijapur headquarters

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said that the State Government would take initiative to establish District and Sessions Court in Bijapur district headquarters. Talking to mediapersons at Circuit House Bijap..

SAS stages chakka jam in support of Hasdeo Aranya Bachao Andolan

    Staff ReporterRaipur,  Sarva Adivasi Samaj (SAS), Chhattisgarh, staged a chakka jam on National Highway - 130 on Friday in support of the ongoing Hasdeo Aranya Bachao Andolan to protect Hasdeo forest from being ‘des..

CM announces perks for Naxal-hit villagers in Narayanpur district

    Staff ReporterRAIPUR,  Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel held a ‘Choupal’ at Chhotedongar in Naxal-infested Narayanpur district on Friday. He reached Chhotedongar in Naranpur district from Bijapur district by a ch..

CSVTU to conduct online exam for final semester

    Staff Reporter DURG, It has been decided to conduct the final semester and the 7th semester examinations of Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University (CSVTU), Bhilai through online mode. A notification to this effect ..