Raipur

Budget of Rs 315 crore ayed for Handloom Development Federation

Member of State Handloom Welfare and Marketing Federation present during the meeting.

An estimated budget for State Handloom Development and Marketing Federation, the under taking of Gramudyog Department, for the financial year 2013-14 would be Rs 315 crores. In Annual General Meeting of federation it was approved along with other action plan. Federation Chairman Santosh Dewangan was also present during the meeting, in which it was decided to provide 50 per cent of profit amount as bonus to the members of cooperative committees for year 2011-12.

Naxal terror will not be tolerated, Sushil Kumar Shinde

Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde visiting the Naxal attack victims at Ramakrishna Care Hospital in Raipur.

It took almost three decades for the Center to recognize Naxal violence as an act of terror and to acknowledge Naxal menace as a serious personnel and innocent people were killed. But the Center rose up to this menace only after senior leaders from congress got killed in Naxal massacre at Darbha on May 25 and now it consider the Naxal violence as an act of terror.

World No Tobacco Day- Chhattisgarh NCC Naval Unit organizes Awareness Campaign

World No Tobacco Day- Chhattisgarh NCC Naval Unit organizes Awareness Campaign

On the occasion of World No Tobacco Day, Chhattisgarh NCC Naval Unit-1 organized a campaign for creating public awareness about health hazards caused due to consumption of tobacco, at Raipur based National Cadet Core (NCC) Group Headquarters. Under this campaign, CG NCC Naval Unit organized a rally and appealed people to stop consuming tobacco and the products with tobacco content. In a programme organized at NCC Group Headquarters, youths took a pledge to shun the habit of tobacco consumption.

Governor Shekhar Dutt expresses grief on demise of Shri Rituparna Ghosh

Bangla Film Director Shri Rituparna Ghosh.

Governor Shekhar has expressed condolences on the sudden demise of noted Bangla film director Shri Rituparna Ghosh. Governor Dutt said that films made by Rituparna Ghosh have been widely acclaimed for the lively portrayal of human emotions that had lasting impact on the hearts and minds of viewers.

CM and Shri Rajnath Singh met Naxal violence suffered Congress workers in the hospital

Bhartiya Janata Party President Rajnath Singh, BJP National Joint Secretary (Organization) Saudan Singh, Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh, BJP State In charge Jagat Prakash Nadda, PWD Minister Brijmohan Agrawal and other public representatives met the victims of naxal violence which took place on may 25 at Darbha valley and enquired about their well being at Ramkrishna Care Hospital.

Governor consoles families of Yogendra Sharma, Praful Shukla

Governor Shekhar Dutt, on Wednesday, visited village Tekari in Dhareseenva to meet console the family of slain Congress leader Yogendra Sharma in the May 25 Naxal attacks carried out in Darbha. Governor Dutt met Late Sharma's son Harshit and daughter Neha Sharma to offer solidarity in these difficult times. He also stressed that the two children need to be proud of their father, who laid their life struggling against the Naxal terror.

Governor meets injured victims and their families at hospital

Governor Shekhar Dutt visited a private hospital today to meet the injured victims of recent naxal attack undergoing treatment there. Governor also met the families of the victims, and enquired doctors about their health conditions and ongoing medical treatment. Governor was pleased to know about the progress in their heath recovery.

CM's Jandarshan programme scheduled on May 30 cancelled

Chief Minister at the weekly 'Jandarshan' programme

Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh's weekly public interaction programme- 'Jandarshan' scheduled on May 30 Thursday, has been cancelled. Instead, Chief Minister will mark his presence at 'All-party Meet' to be organized at Mantralaya on May 30 in order to discuss the effective ways to solve the problem of naxalism. Jandarshan programme will not be held on May 30, owing to this important meeting to be held on the same day.

Pardeshi assures to hold discussion with senior officials about road widening work

Chairman Deoji Bhai Patel, MLA from Raipur North Kuldeep Juneja holding discussion with Collector S K Pardeshi here.

Showing their concern Chhattisgarh State Beverages Corporation Chairman Deoji Bhai Patel and MLA from Raipur North Kuldeep Singh Juneja met the Collector Siddharth Komal Singh Pardeshi here on Tuesday. The members appeal tothe grant compensation and re-establishment of the shop owners and residents whose establishment will be removed following widening of road from Fafadih- Mandi Road.