CM picks up nine 'gems' to further Clean India mission in Chhattisgarh

Chief Minister Raman Singh has nominated nine eminent personalities from fields of art, culture, social service, and industry as 'nine gems' to ensure their significant contribution to the 'Clean India' campaign in Chhattisgarh.

Chhattisgarh CM picks up nine 'gems' to further `Clean India` mission

Chief Minister Raman Singh has nominated nine eminent personalities from fields of art, culture, social service, and industry as 'nine gems' to ensure their significant contribution to the 'Clean India' campaign in Chhattisgarh.

Four suspended for supply of rotten food items in Naxal-hit area

Four government officials were suspended for supply of rotten food items in Jagargunda region of Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.

Will hug Maoists if they give up violence: Chhattisgarh CM

 Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh today said that he is ready to embrace Maoists if they give up their path of violence and join the mainstream of society.

Will hug Maoists if they give up violence: Chhattisgarh CM

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday said that he is ready to embrace Maoists if they give up their path of violence and join the mainstream of society.

Bureaucrats in trouble after dancing with Amitabh Bachchan
Bureaucrats in trouble after dancing with Amitabh Bachchan

Nobody would have guessed that dancing with megastar Amitabh Bachchan could land you in trouble. This is what exactly happened with two high profile bureaucrats of Chhattisgarh—the Additional Chief Secretary and Joint Secretary of the state. These top officials have caught the ire of the Chief Minister for dancing with megastar Amitabh Bachchan on a popular television show.

Chhattisgarh govt to ensure toilets, potable water for all by 2018

 The Chhattisgarh government has set a target of ensuring toilet facilities and clean drinking water in every household in the state in the next four years.

BJP retains Antagarh seat, NOTA gets 2nd highest vote
BJP retains Antagarh seat, NOTA gets 2nd highest vote

Ruling BJP Saturday retained the Naxal-hit Antagarh assembly constituency in Chhattisgarh with the second highest votes going to the NOTA (none of the above) option in the absence of a Congress nominee who pulled out of the contest at the last minute.

Chhattisgarh anti-Naxal operation: CRPF suspends 17 men for inaction

In a strict disciplinary action, the CRPF has suspended 17 of its troopers, including four junior officers, for "inaction" after an inquiry found that they deserted their martyred colleagues during a deadly Naxal ambush earlier this year in Chhattisgarh which claimed 16 lives alongwith a civilian.

Chhattisgarh launches scheme for children's free health screening

Chhattisgarh government has launched a 'Chirayu Yojna' under National Child Health Programme which aims to provide free health screening to children upto 18 years of age, in the state.

Raipur to get Chhattisgarh's 2nd international hockey stadium on Aug 29
Raipur to get Chhattisgarh's 2nd international hockey stadium on Aug 29

The city of Raipur will become the latest hockey destination as a new international stadium will be inaugurated at the capital of Chhattisgarh on the occasion of National Sports Day on August 29, the birth anniversary of legendary Major Dhyanchand.

Chhattisgarh govt plans to build nearly 1 lakh toilets in 3 months

Responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s call, the Chhattisgarh government will be constructing nearly one lakh "pucca" toilets in next three months, with the state government already having drafted a plan for the purpose.

C`garh bypoll: Congress bracing for tough fight against upbeat BJP

ongress is likely to face an uphill task during next month`s by-poll for Antagarh Assembly constituency in Chhattisgarh`s Kanker district where it suffered a blow at the hands of ruling BJP in last year`s Assembly elections.

Chhattisgarh CM welcomes Centre`s decision to increase royalty on minerals

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh thanked the Centre for increasing royalty rates on minerals and said it will boost up the annual mineral revenue collection of the state to over Rs 4,000 crore in the current fiscal.

Govt committed to bring development in Maoist-hit areas: Chhattisgarh CM

Chief Minister Raman Singh today stressed that the state government will overcome the hindrances in development in the left wing extremism (LWE) areas of the state while marching ahead in the path of inclusive growth.

20 lakh fake ration cards issued in C`garh; CM should resign: Congress

Alleging that lakhs of bogus ration cards were issued in Chhattisgarh by the ruling BJP for "political gains", opposition Congress on Monday sought a CBI inquiry into it and demanded Chief Minister Raman Singh`s resignation over the issue.

NSG says no to VVIP security duties in the future

The NSG, which protects the most `vulnerable` VVIPs of the country, has decided to stop taking any more protectees under its elite `black cat` commando security cover.

In Chhattisgarh, 81 people succumbed to jaundice, says govt

The Chhattisgarh government said in the assembly Wednesday that as many as 81 people succumbed to jaundice during the last one-and-half years in the state.

At least 26 bureaucrats transferred in Chhattisgarh

In a major reshuffle in the civil administration, as many as 26 bureaucrats including 17 IAS, six IFS and three SAS (State Administrative Service) officers were shifted in the state.

Raman Singh devises elaborate development plan for Maoist-hit Bastar District

Chhattisgarh Chief MinisterRaman Singh, has discussed an elaborate plan to strengthen security in Maoist-hit Bastar District.