Chhattisgarh

Ajit Jogi's last rites to be conducted in Chhattisgarh's Gaurela

The Chhattisgarh government has declared a three-day state mourning as a mark of respect to the leader.

May 29, 2020, 23:08 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi express grief over ex-Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi's death

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi too twitted his condolence to family of Jogi and said he was sorry to hear about the passing away of the former Chhattisgarh chief minister.

May 29, 2020, 20:07 PM IST

Ajit Jogi: From bureaucrat to politician and Chhattisgarh's first CM

After quitting the Congress party in 2016, Ajit Jogi formed Janata Congress Chhattisgarh (J) and played a crucial role in the state politics. 

May 29, 2020, 16:49 PM IST

Ajit Jogi, veteran politician and former Chhattisgarh CM, dies at 74

Ajit Jogi, who served as the first chief minister of Chhattisgarh after the formation of the state, died on Friday. He was 74.

May 29, 2020, 15:57 PM IST

Girl claims gangrape inside ICU at Bilaspur hospital, accuses ward boys as culprits

A teenaged first-year graduate student, admitted in an ICU of a private nursing home in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh, left the state police baffled after she alleged gangrape by ward boys of the hospital, through a hand-written sheet. 

May 24, 2020, 21:24 PM IST

Chhattisgarh's Bodhghat irrigation project gets Centre's nod

The Centre has given its in-principle consent to carry forward the work of the long- pending Bodhghat multipurpose irrigation project in Chhattisgarh, a state government official said on Sunday.

May 24, 2020, 17:13 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana launched, farmers will get financial help

In Chhattisgarh, Congress party launched Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana for farmers to transfer cash directly. To know more watch the video.

May 21, 2020, 14:10 PM IST

Former Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi slips into coma, on ventilator support

Former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Ajit Jogi, who was admitted at Raipur's Shree Narayana Hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest, has slipped into a coma, a senior doctor attending him said on Sunday (May 3).

May 10, 2020, 14:30 PM IST

Chhattisgarh's first CM Ajit Jogi suffers cardiac arrest, put on ventilator, condition serious

A bureaucrat-turned politician, Ajit Jogi had served as the first CM of Chhattisgarh from November 2000 to November 2003 in then Congress government, after the state came into existence.

May 09, 2020, 16:43 PM IST

Sub-Inspector, 4 Naxals killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh; 1 AK-47 rifle, 1 SLR weapon seized

One Chhattisgarh Police Sub Inspector (SI) lost his life and 4 banned CPI-M Maoists were killed in an encounter near Pardhoni village under Manpur police station limits on Saturday.

May 09, 2020, 07:47 AM IST

Gas leak at closed paper mill in Chhattisgarh; 7 workers fall ill

The factory owner, however, did not inform the administration about the incident, which reportedly came to light only after the hospital authorities alerted the police.

May 08, 2020, 00:53 AM IST

Chhattisgarh govt orders sanitisation of Raipur jungle safari, tiger reserves

Chhattisgarh Forest Department authorities will provide safety equipment like masks, hand gloves to all the staff, who are responsible for providing food to animals at safaris and reserves across the state.

Apr 07, 2020, 16:36 PM IST

17 STF, DRG, COBRA soldiers martyred in naxal encounter in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district

17 soldiers of District Reserve Guard (DRG), Special Task Force (STF) and CoBRA (Commando Battalion for Resolute Action) were martyred on Saturday (March 22, 2020) in a battle with the Naxals in Chattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district.

Mar 22, 2020, 15:59 PM IST

Four Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh's Bastar

Of the three surrendered Naxals in Sukma, Kartami Vaga alias Badal was active as deputy commander of Maoists' platoon number 26 and carried a reward of Rs 8 lakh on his head.  

Mar 13, 2020, 23:22 PM IST

I-T raid at residence of CM Bhupesh Baghel's aide in Chhattisgarh's Durg

The agency had also raided the Bhilai residence of Chaurasia last week. 

Mar 03, 2020, 14:39 PM IST

Naxal gunned down in encounter in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

The gunfight took place between Naxals and a team of the District Reserve Guard at 4:30 pm in the jungles under Polampalli police station limits.

Feb 15, 2020, 19:47 PM IST

2 jawans killed, 6 injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

The slain jawans are Vikash Kumar and Purnanand Sahu. The earlier reports said that two jawans were injured. The number later rose to six.

Feb 10, 2020, 23:59 PM IST

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel in conversation with Zee Media

In this segment of Zee News, watch Zee News in conversation with Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Bhupesh Baghel.

Jan 25, 2020, 18:20 PM IST

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel on new Bastar

In this segment of Zee News, watch Zee News in conversation with Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Bhupesh Baghel.

Jan 25, 2020, 16:52 PM IST

Congress sets up committees for better coordination between party and state government

Prior to the list of Coordination Committees, Congress has also released a list of its Manifesto Implementation Committees for the Congress-ruled states of  Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab and Chhattisgarh to ensure that the promises made by the party in its manifestos get properly implemented in these states. 

Jan 20, 2020, 22:15 PM IST