Gandhi Silp Bazaar-2014 :-
A team of National Monitors are touring the State to judge the quality of roads being laid under the Prime Minister's Rural Roads Scheme. Chhattisgarh Rural Roads Development Authority State Quality Co-ordinator Mr.V.K. Jain today said that four teams of the National Rural Roads Development Authority New Delhi are touring the State to inspect the roads.
Students studying in various Pota Cabins from Naxal strife Sukma District during their education tour to Capital paid a courtesy visit to Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh at his official residence on Friday. It is worth mentioning here that these Pota Cabins are being run by Chhattisgarh Government for children as residential schools from Naxal infested areas. Free education apart from free food and residential facility is provided in these Pota Cabins for children studying from Class 1 to Class 8.
Under Support Price Policy, procurement of more than 13 lakh 74 thousand 581 metric tons have been recorded in 1976 procurement centres of Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies in Chhattisgarh, till date. Procurement in these centres began from December 1. The stock of paddy procured includes 5 lakh 49 thousand 571 metric tons of A-grade, 5 lakh 8 thousand 439 metric tons of thick-variety and 3 lakh16 thousand 570 metric tons of paddy of Sarna variety.
The State Government has declared holiday on December 29 and December 31 in connection with the local bodies polls in the State. The employees can avail of the holiday as per the polling date in their respective constituencies.
The Chhattisgarh State Labour Department has issued an order to this effect on December 11 at the Mantralaya (Mahanadi Bhawan). As per the order the workers employed in industries and shops can avail of the holiday on Monday 29 December and Wednesday 31 December as per the election day in their areas.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh has extended hearty greetings to public on birth anniversary of Guru Baba Ghasidas, great social reformer and founder of Satnam Panth. In his congratulatory message issued on the eve of Guru Baba Ghasidas Jayanti, Dr Singh stated that Guru Ghasidas was the precious gem of India and Chhattisgarh, who showed the path of truth, non-violence, compassion, kindness and social harmony to human society. His teachings and thoughts are beneficial to the nation and the world even today.
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Chhattisgarh has bagged two national awards in information technology sector. Computer Society of India (CSI) Nihilent has conferred award on Chhattisgarh for sustained excellence in IT sector and has also bestowed Sustenance Award in project category for geographical information system (GIS) operated by Chhattisgarh InfoTech and Biotech Promotion Society (CHiPS).
Governor Balramji Das Tandon on Tuesday extended his best wishes to the citizens of Chhattisgarh and the country and Army on the occasion of Vijay Diwas on December 16. Governor Mr. Tandon in a message said that he humbly pays homage to the officers and jawans of the Army, Air Force and Navy who laid down their lives for the liberation of Bangladesh in 1971. The Governor said 16 December Vijay Diwas was a proud day in the history of India and Army who created a new nation Bangladesh.
The three-day Raipur Sahitya Mahotsav ended on a high-note on Sunday at 'Purkhoti Mukhtangan' in Naya Raipur. A lot of interested citizens thronged the three mandaps all through the day and participated in the literary and cultural exchanges of intellectual giants. A lot of students visited the mandaps. Amir Khan's 'Satyamev Jayate' team threw light on the interesting facets at the Padamlal Punnalal Bakshi Mandal. Mr. Satyajeet Bhatkal and Lancenat Fernandez and 'Sutradaar' Mr. Ajay Brahmatmaj shared their views with the audience. Mr.