Tag: Ujjain

Indore tent collapse should come as a lesson

Newsroom24x7 Network Indore: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had a providential escape on Monday, 5 June 2017 when a huge shamiana (tent) erected for a special function came crashing down as clouds gathered and soon winds at high speed and heavy rain

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IPS postings and cadre management leave much to be desired in Madhya Pradesh

Lalit Shastri The cadre management of an all-India Service like the Indian Police Service and the placement and postings of top-most and senior officials belonging to this elite service leaves much to be desired in Madhya Pradesh. This is the inference even a rank outsider would draw if one were to take a close look

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Monsoon session of MP Assembly begins, Congress ready to target Government on corruption

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: On the opening day of the monsoon session Madhya Pradesh Assembly Wednesday paid tributes to the departed souls and the House was adjourned till wednesday The House, which will not be in session tomorrow due to GuruPurnima, will assemble again on Wednesday and the proceedings will continue till July 29. Congress MLA

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Ujjain Simhasth 2016: Home Guards save 3 from drowning at Ramghat

Newsroom24x7 Desk Ujjain: Home Guard personnel saved 3 devotees from drowning when they were taking the holy dip at Ramghat on the Kshipra river during the Simhasth on Saturday. The devotees were joined their families after they were administered first aid during Simhastha at Ujjain on May 14. Bhopal resident Rahul Dube was taking the

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Modi releases Universal Message asking all to denounce acts of violence committed in the name of religion

Newsoom24x7 Staff Ujjain: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi today released here the Universal Message of Simhastha-2016 which emphatically says religion is a force that binds and leaders, representatives of all religions, creeds, sects and faith-systems should, therefore, denounce all acts of violence committed in the name of religion. The universal message released by the Prime

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Ujjain Simhasth: MPCC chief takes holy dip in Kshipra

Newsroom24x7 Staff Ujjain: Madhya Pradesh Congress unit President Arun Yadav today took a holy dip at Ramghat on river Kshipra here during the second “Shahi Snan” of the month-long auspicious Simhasta 2016. Yadav prayed for the happiness and well-being of the people of Madhya Pradesh.

Ujjain Simhasth: Chouhan volunteers labour in scorching sunshine

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan volunteered labour in Ashrams of saints and seers on Saturday following the thunderstorm that devastated the Simhastha area at Ujjain killing 7 and wounding at least 100 others last Thursday (May 5, 2016). Saints and seers were moved to see the Chief Minister drenched

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Thunderstorm devastates Simhasth area in Ujjain, seven killed

Newsroom24x7 Staff Ujjain: Seven persons were killed and nearly 100  others were injured as a few welcome arches and a large number of makeshift tents erected for the pilgrims attending the Simhasth here came crashing down when the city of Mahakal was pounded by thunderstorm and heavy rain this evening. The rescue operations were continuing

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Sadhus with blackbuck at Ujjain Simhastha catch the attention of Wildlife authorities

Newsroom24x7 Staff Renowned photographer Balu Mondhe clicked this photo of sadhus with a blackbuck at Ujjain and posted it on facebook to illustrate the spirit of Simhastha 2016. When asked whether or not domestication of black buck is permitted under the Wildlife Protection Act? former Madhy Pradesh principal Chief Conservator of Forest Ramesh Dave said:

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Simhastha festival begins at Ujjain with the first “Shahi Snan”

Newsroom24x7 Staff Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh): The Kumbh or the Simhastha festival started at Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh today coinciding wth the full moon of the month of chaitra in Vikram Samvat 2073 (April 22, 2016). Today all roads converged at the holy city of Ujjain, called Avanti or Ujjaini in ancient times. The devotees and pilgirms

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Shivraj invites Jyotishpeeth seer to the Simhastha Festival

Newsroom24x7 Desk   Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today met Shankaracharya of Sharda and Jyotishpeeth Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati and invited him to the Simhastha festival in Ujjain next month at Jharneshwar Mandir here today. Seeking his blessings, Shri Chouhan invited Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati to Simhastha. The Chief Minister, who met the Shankarachaya

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Simhastha 2016 – allotment of plots goes online for Simhastha Mela

Newsroom24x7 Desk Ujjain : The Simhastha 2016, a largest footfall event in the region of Madhya Pradesh has begun registration of allotment of plots for the scheduled Simhastha Mela in the calendar year of 2016. Plots for Simhasta-2016 at Ujjain have begun to get allotted at first-come first-serve basis. Applications for allotment of plots are

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Modi will release Ujjain Declaration during Simhastha 2016

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accepted Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s invitation to visit Ujjain during the Simhastha festival next year. Chouhan called on the Prime Minister at his South Block office in the capital. During the meeting lasting about 30-minutes, the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister briefed Modi about the

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People should take pledge to make rivers pollution-free: Shivraj

4th International River Festival on Narmada-Tawa confluence Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has urged the people to take a pledge to make rivers pollution-free. He said that rivers are worshipped in India but at the same time people also pollute them The Chief Minister was addressing the 4th International River Festival

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