CG-19, Kanker

National Nutrition Week

Start date: 
Sat, 09/01/2012 (All day)
End date: 
Fri, 09/07/2012 (All day)
Raipur, Chhattisgarh.
National Nutrition Week

National Nutrition Week -

Food and Nutrition Board, Government of India, Raipur is organizing a National Nutrition Week. During National Nutrition Week, Food and Nutrition Board, Raipur will organised workshops, seminars, symposiums, quiz competitions, healthy baby competitions, nutrition food competition, balanced and nutrition diet show for various age groups, exhibitions, film shows, and cultural programmes in the various places of Raipur, Kanker Mahasamund and Dhamtari districts of Chhattisgarh.

Sources: Hitavada

3 BSF jawans killed in Naxal ambush


Breaking their eerie and creepy silence, the Naxals on Wednesday evening carried out a fresh attack on an escort party of Border Security Force (BSF), killing at least 3 personnel and injuring four others, two of them critically, in an ambush in restive Pakhanjore block of Kanker district. The martyr personnel belonged 87th Batallion of BSF posted in Irakgutta camp.

Seven hardcore Naxals surrender in Kanker district

Chhattisgarh map

In a major breakthrough of his kind, seven of indoctrinated hardcore Naxals chose to surrender before the police and administration. The State Government had formulated rehabilitation program me for surrendered Naxals back in 2008, credit for this remarkable success is being given to untiring efforts of Superintendent of Police SP Rahul Bhagat. "The surrendered ultras carry a cash reward of varying amounts from Rs 5,000 to Rs 3 lakh.