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Chhattisgarh Tourism Board partners with Kuoni Academy, Raipur, Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh Tourism Board, the governing body of one on the fastest growing tourism destinations in India, has entered into an agreement with Kouni Academy to train and educate travel agents in India about the tourist attractions in Chhattisgarh aimed at promoting and encouraging tourism in the State. This initiative aims to sensitize and bring about the awareness about the state’s tourist destinations among the key stakeholders.

Mining biggest threat for Jharkhand jumbos, Raipur, Chhattisgarh

The Environment and Forest Minister Jairam Ramesh stated that the rapid growth of mining activities in some Indian States has caused loss of corridors for elephants, resulting in isolation of their population.

Ramesh has also raised concern over the issue, blaming illegal and unplanned mining as the main cause of elephant habitat destruction. According to Secretary to Ramesh, R Vineel Krishna, Ramesh has identified coal mining and iron ore mining as the two “single biggest threats” to elephant corridors in central India.

Coal ministry considering proposal to hike royalty rates on coal and lignite blocks, Raipur, Chhattisgarh

NEW DELHI: The government is considering a proposal to hike royalty rates on coal and lignite blocks. States governments of Jharkhand, Orissa, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh have asked for revision of rates, coal minister Sriprakash Jaiswal said in Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

The proposal is under consideration of a study group that has collected views of concerned stakeholders. The study group is analysing suggestions received in this regard.

"The new royalty rates would be notified by the government after examining recommendations of the said study group," Jaiswal said.

NMDC announced its Q1 Financial Results for the year 2011-12


The un-audited financial results of the 1st quarter of 2011-12 approved by the Board of Directors of the Company in its meeting held on 28.07.2011 reveal substantial improvement in performance of the Company. The Company’s production and sales of iron ore during the 1st quarter touched 61.62 lakh tonnes and 68.67 lakh tonnes respectively which represent about 7% improvement in both production and sales over that of the corresponding quarter of previous year.

Provision Of Construction Of High School Office

The Suprintending Engineer of Public Works Department, Durg invites tenders notice for construction of high school office, water supply, and senetari fixing in Pendrikala (Pandariya).

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Tender Notice

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Tender Value

INR 49,74,000/-


Civil Construction Works


Construction Work

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The Suprintending Engineer

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Use solar energy to charge your mobile

Use solar energy to Charge Mobile

Raipur: There are more than 500 villages in Chhattisgarh which are not connected to the power grid inspite of being under mobile network coverage. People living in these areas often have to travel for 10-15 kilometres daily for charging their mobile phones.

Chief Minister Dr.Raman Singh inaugurated a solar powered mobile charging unit at his residence which is capable of charging 10 mobile handsets at a time. The state government is planning to install 50 such units in various remote regions of Chhattisgarh.

ASSOCHAM summit starts today

The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) will organized a summit titled “Advantage Chhattisgarh—the Land of Opportunities” here in Raipur on Monday.

The government of Chhattisgarh will be a partner in the event that is likely to see a participation of more than 300 potentials investors, ASSOCHAM officials have said. They added that memoranda of understanding (MoUs) worth about Rs 7,000 crore will be signed during the event.

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