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Durg Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Durg Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh. 

Apr 10, 2019, 11:41 AM IST

Durg Lok Sabha constituency

Durg is one of 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh and will cast vote in the third phase of the election this year - on April 23.

Mar 14, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

BJP MP Saroj Pandey calls Rahul Gandhi 'mand-buddhi', sparks row

Saroj Pandey is the Bharatiya Janata Party Rajya Sabha MP from Durg in Chhattisgarh.

Jun 22, 2018, 17:27 PM IST

Chhattisgarh bans use of firecrackers in six cities

The ban will be implemented every year during the period to curb pollution in the state.

Nov 29, 2017, 07:01 AM IST

Chhattisgarh asked to test drinking water supplied by civic bodies

The Chhattisgarh High Court has directed the state government to carry out test of drinking water supplied by municipal corporations to check whether it is fit for consumption.

Sep 15, 2016, 18:53 PM IST

Ram Kothi Bank in Chhattisgarh's Durg - The bank that stores cereals instead of money

Ramp Khoti Dhaan Bank in Durg, has set up an example for other such villages as to how save grains and use them in time of need. Watch the full video to know more.

Jan 26, 2016, 23:36 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: Father buries his two months son alive

A man named Rakesh buried his 2 months old son alive after having fight with his wife.

Dec 29, 2015, 17:45 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: 32 members of Jain family pledge to donate organs, bodies

In a rare and noble gesture, 32 members of a single Jain family of Balod district, Chhattisgarh, have pledged their bodies and organs for donation after their death.

Dec 11, 2015, 21:30 PM IST

22,949 cases of women exploitation in Chhattisgarh in 4 yrs

As many as 22,949 cases of exploitation of women have been registered in Chhattisgarh in past four years, state Home Minister Ramsewak Paikra informed the Assembly on Wednesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

Azure Power commissions 10 MW solar plant in Chhattisgarh

Azure Power on Tuesday said that it has commissioned a solar power plant of 10 MW capacity in Durg, Chhattisgarh.

Jun 02, 2015, 14:26 PM IST

Man burns children to death in Chhattisgarh after woman resists rape

Two children were allegedly burnt to death by a man after their aunt successfully managed to resist being raped by him in Chhattisgarh's Durg district on Monday, a senior police official said here.

May 11, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

10 persons tested positive for swine flu in Chhattisgarh

As many as 10 persons have tested positive for swine flu in Chhattisgarh in the past one-and-half month while no death has been reported so far due to the deadly H1N1 virus.

Feb 12, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

Minor girl kidnapped, gang-raped in Chhattisgarh; 2 held

A 13-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by four youths in Chhattisgarh's Durg district, police said on Wednesday.

Feb 11, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

Doctor suspended on rape charges in Chhattisgarh's Durg

A medical officer of a government-run hospital in Durg district of Chhattisgarh was on Saturday suspended for allegedly raping a student, senior government officials said.

Jan 10, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Bhilai gas leak: Modi assures Raman Singh assistance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday assured Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh of all necessary assistance for rescue and relief operations in gas leak accident at the Bhilai Steel Plant, a statement from the Prime Minister`s Office said.

Jun 13, 2014, 14:28 PM IST

Death toll in Bhilai Steel Plant gas leak rises to 7; PM expresses grief

The death toll in the Sail Bhilai Steel Plant gas leak incident rose to seven on Friday, after the recovery of body of a contractor.

Jun 13, 2014, 09:12 AM IST

Two sport officials, coach held for molesting kho-kho players

Two officials of Chhattisgarh Kho-Kho Association and coach were arrested for molesting female players, of the association`s state team at Bhilai in Durg district, police said on Thursday.

Jan 30, 2014, 21:45 PM IST

Chhattisgarh polls 2013: Congress claims victory, BJP confident of retaining power

Over 10 million people voted on Tuesday in the second and final phase of assembly elections in Chhattisgarh, and both the ruling BJP and the Congress party immediately claimed victory.

Nov 20, 2013, 11:51 AM IST

Youth shot dead in Chhattisgarh; five arrested

A youth was shot dead and another injured when a group of men allegedly opened fire at them in Durg district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Friday.

Aug 23, 2013, 15:44 PM IST

Four-yr-old raped in Durg; accused arrested

A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth from her neighbourhood in Durg district of Chhattisgarh, leaving her seriously injured, police said today.

Apr 25, 2013, 15:51 PM IST