Raipur Updates

Union Minister of State Dr.Mahesh Sharma visits Sirpur

Union Minister Dr.Mahesh Sharma visited the Chhattisgarh's ancient town Sirpur

Union Minister of State for Tourism and Cultural Affairs Dr. Mahesh Sharma today visited the Chhattisgarh's ancient town Sirpur. He visited the 6th century temple Laxman temple, museum, Teevardev Vihar and archaeological sites.
Archaeological Advisor Mr. Arun Sharma gave a detailed account of monuments, remains of historical sites and Sirpur history. Dr. Sharma appreciated the impressive history of Sirpur and its rich archaeological legacy. The rich history should be highlighted to the entire world. He expressed his desire to visit Sirpur again.

Union Minister dedicates aerobridge

Ajay Chandrakar accorded warm welcome to the Minister Dr. Mahesh Chandra Sharma at the Airport

The Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Dr. Mahesh Chandra Sharma dedicated the newly constructed aerobridge at Swami Vivekananda Airport in Mana here on Sunday. With this the passengers can now enter the aeroplane directly from the airport building and will save them from the heat and rains. The Minister for Tourism and Culture Minister Ajay Chandrakar accorded warm welcome to the Minister at the Airport. On this occasion the Secretary Tourism Department RC Sinha and MD Chhattisgarh Tourism Board Santosh Mishra were also present.

CM orders village wise rectification of software for paddy procurement

Dr. Raman Singh Chief Minister in Chhattisgarh

Keeping in view the interests of farmers, Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh has directed to amend the software which registers village-wise paddy production for the paddy procurement year 2014-15. On his directive the Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection Department issued an order in this director on Sunday.

Photo Exhibition based on Munshi Premchand’s life and Chhattisgarh culture centre of attraction for public

Photo Exhibition at Raipur Sahitya Mahotsav

Photo Exhibition on Munshi Premchand’s life and cultural heritage of Chhattisgarh has become a centre of attraction for litterateurs and literature lovers at the three-day event of Raipur Sahitya Mahotsav organized at Purkhauti Muktangan. In the book exhibition, various publishers have put up their stalls. On the second day of the literary fest, large number of people visited the exhibitions. It is known that Munshi Premchand was born in year 1880 in village Lamhi of Banaras (Uttar Pradesh). He passed away in year 1936.

Chhattisgarh awarded with Krishi Karman Award

ACS Agriculture Ajay Singh handing over the letter to CM Dr. Raman Singh.

Chhattisgarh has been awarded with National Krishi Karman Award again for the third time. The central government has bestowed this prestigious agriculture award for the year 2013-14 to Chhattisgarh for its contribution in rice production. Union Agriculture Minister Radhamohan Singh has informed Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh about this achievement through a letter. Additional Chief Secretary Ajay Singh handed over the letter to the Chief Minister on Saturday evening. Advisor to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh and ACS N Bajendra Kumar was also present on the occasion.

Amit Shah accorded rousing welcome on his maiden visit to Raipur

BJP National President Amit Shah being welcomed at Raipur.

Bhartiya Janata Party National President Amit Shah was given rousing welcome on his arrival at Swami Vivekananda Airport during his maiden visit to Raipur after appointed as the BJP President. The BJP National President welcomed by BJP Mahila Morcha and BJYM activists who had reached in their traditional attire. At the welcome programme held at State hanger in Swami Vivekananda Airport Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh, BJP State President Dharmlal Kaushik, Raipur MP Ramesh Bais, Union Minister of State for Steel Vishnudeo Sai, MPs Abhishek Singh, Vikram Usendi, Dinesh Kahsyap, Dr.

Diversity in perspectives gives birth to new thoughts: CM

CM addressing the function. The galaxy of intellectuals from various field present at the inaugural ceremony.

Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Dr. Raman Singh today inaugurated the three-day Raipur Literature Fest at Purkhauti Muktangan, a major centre of cultural heritage in state. In his address to the litterateurs from various states of the country including Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister said that literature is unimportant medium of expression for human thoughts. Point of views may differ, but this difference in perspectives gives birth to new thoughts. New creative thoughts should always be welcomed, even if it is about disagreement or protest.

Development of Tribal parts of Chhattisgarh to remain top priority for State Government

CM Dr. Raman Singh chairing the state planning commission meeting.

Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh reiterated that development of tribal areas and farmers is among-st the top priorities of the state government. He made this assertion while chairing the first meeting of reconstituted Planning Commission at his residence. Dr. Singh noted that planning commission must evolve schemes keeping in view the ground realities of the area apart from practical difficulties. He also announced constituting of task forces under the subject experts who are part of Planning Commission.

Government implementing schemes respecting sentiments of people: CM

CM Dr. Raman Singh distributing Shreefal and shawl.

Shahid Veer Narayan Singh is not only limited to state but has laurel to the country and free India is full of gratitude for him. To feed the stomachs of hungry people, he opened the food storage. He had the intention and expressed through action. Today government respecting sentiments of people introduces schemes and implementing it said Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh while participating in the Martyrdom Day at Sonakhan on Wednesday. The pace of development is continuing. State Assembly Speaker Gauri Shankar Agrawal termed Shahid Singh as person raising voice against injustice.