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A CM should not sleep, if someone is sleeping without food, Dr. Raman Singh

Sewing Machines being distributed to the beneficiaries by Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh.

"A Chief Minister should not be at peace until availability of food is ensured to each and every individual of his state" said Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh while addressing a huge public gathering at Charama of North Bastar (Kanker) district on the fourth day of state-wide Vikas Yatra-2013. Even the scorching heat of summer could not stifle the enthusiasm of Chief Minister and other State-officials to go on with Vikas Yatra and interact with public. Rather the zeal reciprocated by the people of Charama further motivated the bureaucrats to continue with the journey.

Over 16 gilrs raped, 1 died 5 months back, reveal kin

Mahila Congress and NSUI members staged gherao at Kanker Thana on Tuesday.

The Jhaliyamari Tribal Girl's Sexual exploitation case is getting murkier with each passing day. After 72 hours, the authorities have claimed that more than 16 girls have been medically dignosed and found criminally assaulted, one of whom died after contracting Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD). The parents of the deceased have now demanded that accused Shikshakarmis Mannulal Goti should be booked for murder.

Tribal girls' hostel in Kanker sealed

The Jhaliyamari Kanya Ashram

The three cramped rooms with just a mattress and a few pillows are lying empty today. For two years, these walls have heard the vulnerable, ostracized and helpless little girls cry out in pain ans sob them selves to sleep. The Jhaliyamari Kanya Ashram, the ill-fated tribal girls' hostel has no facilities of comfort, even its rooms are devoid of locks for safety, has been sealed after Probe officer Neetu Kamal and SP Rahul Bhagat scrutinized the area with a team of forensic experts.