Pahari Korwa (PTG0-Mitanin survey at Lundra, Surguja revealed that only 6 per cent have been enrolled under Rashriya Swasthya Bima Yojna (RSBY) out of which only 6 per cent of the families said that scheme. Only 7 per cent of the families said that they have been benefited under Janani Suraksha Yojna(JSY). The Indira Awaas Yojna has benefited only 31 per cent of the interviewed population.
Childline 1098 Service, India's first 24-hour free emergency phone outreach service for children in need of care and protection, has been launched in Raipur on Wednesday. Childline stands for a friendly 'didi' or a sympathetic 'bhaiya' who is always there for vulnerable children 24 hours of the day, 365 days of the year. Childline 1098 is a phone number that spells hope for millions of children across India.
Petrol outlets run by the different state-run oil companies across the State will see a sharp hike of Rs 7.54 in petrol price, effective from Wednesday midnight. As the companies brought into effect an increase in petrol price by Rs 7.54 per liter, the rate will be up by an additional State Government taxes at Rs 75.28 in the capital.