A daylong workshop was organized today at New Circuit House Raipur for providing required guidance and training to the District Public Relation Officers (PROs) on certification and monitoring of advertisements and promotions by individual candidates and political parties through media during the upcoming Vidhan Sabha elections.
Governor of Chhattisgarh Shri Shekhar Dutt has extended heartiest congratulations to Britain's Peter Higgs and Belgian Francois Englert of as well as their entire team, on their nomination for the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physics this year.
National Lok Adalats will be held in district courts, tehsil courts, family courts, labour courts, revenue courts, consumer forum and Headquarters of related departments on November 23. The pending cases that can be resolved through mutual understanding of both parties will be redressed in the Lok Adalat. According to the information received from Judge Grade-I and Secretary District Legal Service Authority Raipur Mr Manoj Kumar Prajapati, National Lok Adalats are being organized in the state as per the instructions of National Legal Service Authority, New Delhi.
In Pursuance to the Union Finance Minister's budgetary announcement for the 2013-14, a dedicated scheme to provide assistance for creation of storage infrastructure with a corpus of Rs 5000 crore has been introduced. The scheme titled 'NABARD Warehousing Scheme 2013-14 (NWS)' approved by Union Finance Ministry, envisages direct loans to Public and Private Sector for construction of warehouses, silos, cold storages and cold chain infrastructure.
Governor Shekhar Dutt has extended congratulations to scientists and other people associated with the project on the successful testing of Prithvi-II missile on Monday. He said on the occasion that the test is an accomplishment for the security sector of the country and that the Indian scientists will keep adding feathers to the cap with their laborious efforts.
Governor Shekhar Dutt ianugurated the three-day Regional Integration Meet of students of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNV) from Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh at JNV, Mana here on Monday. Students of 18 JNVs from the aforesaid states would showcase their talents in different fields such as cultural, dance, singing, music, drama etc. Besides, the students would participate in the exhibition on terracotta, craft, clay art, platten art and appliqué.
Swami Atmanand memorial lecture was organised by Vivekanand Vidyapeeth at Ramkrishna Mission Ashram on Sunday in which Governor Shekhar Dutt registered his presence. While addressing the gathering on the occasion Governor Dutt said that Swami Vivekanand dedicated is entire life for generating awareness in the country. He not only inspired the Indians but also others in the world as he termed the social service as biggest religion.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh, on Friday, expressed best wishes to the people for the Sharadiya Navratri and Durga Pooja celebrations. Dr. Singh stated in his message that going by the Indian culture, the august occasion of Navratri during which the goddess of 'Shakti' is worshipped, also symbolizes respect to the power of women in the society.
Governor Shekhar Dutt presenting a popular bell metal artifact to RBI Governor Dr. Raghuram Govind Rajan, who had a courtesy call at Raj Bhawan on Friday. Discussion were held on economic conditions, economic issues and the role of banks as well as financial institutions.
The State Government has issued directives to the Primary Cooperative Committees to make the payments of paddy farmers on supporting prices through bank during the procurement season starting from October 21. The paddy procurement will continue till 15th February 2014. According to information, Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh has instructed officials of Food and Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection Department to issue a circular to all primary cooperative societies in the state to make the payment of the paddy farmers through bank only.