Tag: Chhattisgarh

Assembly Election 2018: Congress emerges victorious in Hindi heartland

Newsroom24x7 Network Congress party has hit the jackpot in the Hindi heartland by sweeping the Assembly election in Chhattisgarh, establishing a formidable lead over the Bharatiya Janata Party in Rajasthan and emerging as the largest party in Madhya Pradesh. While the Congress is certain to form its Government in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, there is also

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ECI declares General Elections to the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, RaJasthan, Mizoram & Telangana

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Chief Election Commissioner of India O P Rawat today announced the election schedule for the General election to the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Telangana. The terms of the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Mizoram are normally due to expire as follows: The Governor

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PM launches “Ayushman Bharat” programme on Ambedkar Jayanti

Newsroom24x7 Network   Bijapur (Chhattisgarh): On Ambedkar Jayanti today (14 April), Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a Health and Wellness Centre to mark the launch of “Ayushman Bharat” – Union Government’s ambitious Health Assurance Programme at the at Jangla Development Hub in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh. The Prime Minister said Babasaheb Ambedkar had a key

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Four police pesonnel killed in encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh

Newsroom24x7 Staff Raipur: Four police personnel, including two sub-inspectors, were killed and seven others injured in exchange of fire with Maoists in Narayanpur district of Chattisgath today. The encounter between the security forces and the maoists took place in the forests of Irpanar village in Abhujmad area. The police team comprising of District Reserve Guard

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Last call from P. M. Lad

Kishor Rithe Newsroom24x7 joins Kishor Rithe in paying homage to P.M. Lad, a great and committed conservationist, wildlife expert and birder I used to get phone calls regularly from P.M.Lad. Many of these calls were meant for saving the forest land in Sailana, He would mainly discuss how the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF

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Problem of Left Wing Extremism cannot be solved by any silver bullet: Rajnath Singh

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The whole country is agitated with the martyrdom of 25 CRPF personnel in the incident of April 24, 2017 in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said while stating that he is concerned but not perturbed by the attack on the CRPF Camp by the Left Wing Extremists. In

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CBI arrests Chhattisgarh IAS officer in bribery case

Newsroom24x7 Staff Raipur/New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested Babulal Agrawal, (IAS-88), Principal Secretary, Chhattisgarh Government; his brother-in-law Anand Agrawal and another person, Bhagwan Singh, resident of Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh, in an on-going investigation of an old corruption case by the CBI. The arrested accused were produced today before the Special Judge, CBI Cases,

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Statehood Day of Chhattisgarh: Modi inaugurates Asia’s biggest Jungle Safari

Newsroom24x7 Staff Naya Raipur (Chhattisgarh): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated here the Nandan Van Jungle Safari, which is Asia’s biggest Jungle Safari. On this occasion, Chhattisgarh Chiuef Minister Raman Singh took the PM on a tour of the Jungle Safari. Coinciding with this, the PM wrote on twitter that Chhattisgarh’s tourism potential is strong

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CBI arrests two over a 2011 murder case

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested two accused persons, both resident of Kansanghi village in Gariyaband district of Chhattisgarh in an on-going investigation of a case relating to the murder of young journalist Umesh Rajput, who was also a resident of Gariyaband district. Umesh had receieved threats when he had written a news

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Chhattisgarh Anti Corruption Bureau conducts second major raid this year

Newsroom24x7 Desk Raipur: The Chhattisgarh Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) today raided about 2-dozen premises of ten government employees in the State capital and other cities like Korba, Bilaspur and Raigadh and unearthed huge quantity of cash, other valuables and property related documents indicating assets grossly disproportinate to their known sources of income. The search and

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MP Government will raise Special Reserved Batallion in Maoist affected Balaghat district

Lalit Shastri Just like Chhattisgarh has raised the Special India Reserved Battalion (SIRB) or the Bharat Rakshit Vahini for the naxalite hit areas, the Madhya Pradesh Government also will now be raising the SIRB in Balaghat district adjoining Chhattisgarh. The decision to raise the Bharat Rakshit Vahini in Balaghat was taken at a Cabinet Meeting

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Hostage crisis ends in Bastar: Maoists kill a villager and free all remaining hostages

Newsroom24x7 Desk Dantewada (Chhattisgarh): The hostage crisis in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh ended late on Saturday but not before one of the villagers abducted had been killed by the Maoists in Sukma district bordering Dantewada where Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a couple of programmes earlier during the day. According to the Bastar range

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Modi interacts with students in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh

Newsroom24x7 Desk Dantewada (Chhattisgarh, India): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for the development of the innate sporting talent that exists among the tribal youth. Modi was Interacting with students at the Education City in Jawanga in Dantewada district in Chhattisgarh. He said that the tribal youth could excel in the global sports arena and

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Top Maoist leaders arrested

Newsroom24x7 Desk Coimbatore: A joint operation by the Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Karnataka Police on Monday led to the arrest of 2 top Maoist leader and three others near Coimbatore. Among those arrested is Roopesh and his wife, both natives of Kerala. Roopesh was wanted by the police for ten years. According to

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