Madhya Pradesh News

Kumbh Mela devotees returning to state will be monitored: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Kumbh Mela devotees returning to state will be monitored: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Devotees returning from Haridwar Kumbh Mela to Madhya Pradesh will be monitored and subjected to COVID-19 testing, said Shivraj Singh Chouhan. 

Apr 17, 2021, 11:38 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Voting begins for Damoh assembly bypoll

Madhya Pradesh: Voting begins for Damoh assembly bypoll

The main contest in the Damoh assembly seat is between Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Rahul Lodhi and Congress' Ajay Tandon.   

Apr 17, 2021, 07:51 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh government to chalk out effective plan to stem COVID-19 spread, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh government to chalk out effective plan to stem COVID-19 spread, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

In view of rising COVID-19 cases in Madhya Pradesh, the state government has decided to chalk out an effective plan to stem the coronavirus infection spread, announced Chief Minister Shivraj Singh

Apr 16, 2021, 07:42 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh government rushes to distribute Remdesivir to various districts by aircraft

Madhya Pradesh government rushes to distribute Remdesivir to various districts by aircraft

Two hundred boxes containing 9,264 Remdesivir injections (a key anti-viral drug) have arrived at the Indore airport, an official from the Chief Minister's Office said.

Apr 15, 2021, 21:31 PM IST
COVID-19 patient dies in MP’s Shivpuri after ward boy removes oxygen support

COVID-19 patient dies in MP’s Shivpuri after ward boy removes oxygen support

In a major case of negligence, a COVID-19 infected patient died at a hospital in Shivpuri district of Madhya Pradesh allegedly after a ward boy removed oxygen support.

Apr 15, 2021, 12:32 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Board Exams for Class 10, 12 postponed amid COVID-19 surge

Madhya Pradesh Board Exams for Class 10, 12 postponed amid COVID-19 surge

The Class 10 and 12 board exams will be conducted a month later than the original schedule, that is, in the month of June.

Apr 14, 2021, 15:53 PM IST
Economic activities to continue, no lockdown in Madhya Pradesh, only corona curfew: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Economic activities to continue, no lockdown in Madhya Pradesh, only corona curfew: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The "corona curfew" has been imposed in some places, not the lockdown. There are a number of relaxations for many activities, the MP CM said. 

Apr 12, 2021, 15:08 PM IST
No complete lockdown in Madhya Pradesh, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

No complete lockdown in Madhya Pradesh, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The MP CM also claimed that there is no dearth of oxygen and 4,000 Remdesivir injections are currently available in the state. 

Apr 11, 2021, 14:00 PM IST
Indore Policeman dresses as 'Yamraj' to spread awareness about COVID-19

Indore Policeman dresses as 'Yamraj' to spread awareness about COVID-19

Earlier in March, a one-day lockdown was also imposed cities like Indore, Bhopal and Jabalpur in the wake of rising COVID-19 cases.

Apr 11, 2021, 00:24 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh imposes weekend lockdown in all urban areas as COVID-19 spreads

Madhya Pradesh imposes weekend lockdown in all urban areas as COVID-19 spreads

"I do not want a long lockdown, this is the last option," said Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan amid a spurt in coronavirus cases.  

Apr 08, 2021, 14:07 PM IST
COVID-19: Now, night curfew in urban areas, MP govt offices to work for five days every week

COVID-19: Now, night curfew in urban areas, MP govt offices to work for five days every week

Madhya Pradesh has also announced a lockdown in urban areas of all districts every Sunday and a lockdown in the entire Chhindwara district for the next seven days.  

Apr 08, 2021, 09:59 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Indore people roaming in public places without masks sent to jail

Madhya Pradesh: Indore people roaming in public places without masks sent to jail

People roaming in public places without masks in the wake of rising COVID-19 cases, are being sent to a temporary jail in Madhya Pradesh's Indore city. 

Apr 07, 2021, 10:39 AM IST
Cops make violators watch COVID-19 awareness movie in Madhya Pradesh

Cops make violators watch COVID-19 awareness movie in Madhya Pradesh

Those who violated the lockdown were made to take an oath about following COVID-19 restrictions in Madhya Pradesh's Betul. 

Apr 05, 2021, 15:58 PM IST
Lockdown in four districts of Madhya Pradesh from today to curb Covid-19 spread

Lockdown in four districts of Madhya Pradesh from today to curb Covid-19 spread

The curbs on all four Madhya Pradesh districts will continue till 6 am on April 5. 

Apr 03, 2021, 07:58 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh extends Sunday lockdown to four more districts, restrictions in 13 cities reporting over 20 COVID cases daily

Madhya Pradesh extends Sunday lockdown to four more districts, restrictions in 13 cities reporting over 20 COVID cases daily

Alarmed over rising coronavirus cases, the Madhya Pradesh government has decided to impose Sunday lockdown in four more districts of the state -  Betul, Chhindwara, Ratlam and Khargone.

Mar 25, 2021, 14:59 PM IST
Lockdown likely in few cities on Sundays as COVID-19 cases rise in Madhya Pradesh

Lockdown likely in few cities on Sundays as COVID-19 cases rise in Madhya Pradesh

The government is mulling to imposed lockdown on Sundays in 2-3 cities, he added. The state government has already imposed lockdowns in Indore, Bhopal and Jabalpur in the wake of rising cases. 

Mar 24, 2021, 07:12 AM IST
Siren to be blown across MP for two minutes to make people aware of COVID-19 and take vow of wearing masks

Siren to be blown across MP for two minutes to make people aware of COVID-19 and take vow of wearing masks

The Madhya Pradesh government will sound a siren across the state at 11 AM on Tuesday (March 23, 2021) for two minutes to make people take a vow to wear masks and maintain social distance at public

Mar 23, 2021, 09:02 AM IST
Siren to be blown at 11 AM across MP to make people take vow of wearing masks on March 23

Siren to be blown at 11 AM across MP to make people take vow of wearing masks on March 23

MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday said that in view of a fresh surge in infections, a siren will be blown again at 7 PM on Tuesday to remind people of their resolve to follow these

Mar 22, 2021, 08:29 AM IST
BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia helps injured policeman on his way, video surfaces

BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia helps injured policeman on his way, video surfaces

In the recorded footage we can see the BJP leader putting a handkerchief on the forehead of a policeman. According to the reports, the cop received minor injuries after one of the cars from

Mar 21, 2021, 15:55 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Siren will be played for 2 minutes at 11 am across all cities for THIS reason

Madhya Pradesh: Siren will be played for 2 minutes at 11 am across all cities for THIS reason

Informing about the new 'Sankalp Abhiyan', Shivraj Singh Chauhan said that from March 23 at 11 am and 6 pm a siren will be rung in appeal to people to put on their masks and practice social

Mar 21, 2021, 15:41 PM IST