Special Team to check circulation of counterfeit notes, IG Singh

G P Singh, Raipur Range Inspector General of Police and SSP Deepanshu Kabra at Police Control Room

To check circulation of counterfeit notes in the city a special team will be formed, stated G P Singh, Raipur Range Inspector General of Police. He said that officials are investigation the source of fake currency recovered from three persons apprehended by Tikrapara police recently. Answering to media persons at a press conference held here on Wednesday at Police Control Room, Civil Line, IG ruled out the possibility of Raipur becoming a desired place for anti-socials to dispose counterfeits.

Loans at reasonable rate to Yadav Samaj people, CM

Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh meets Yadav Samaj

Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh said that the Yadav community people has a major role to play for increasing the production of milk by the means of animal husbandry and promoting the farming. Considering this, he said, the community people will be provided loans from cooperative banks at reasonable interest rates for conducting the dairy business and animal husbandry. Dr. Singh met the representatives of Yadav Samaj led by Ramesh Yadu, Member of Gau Sewa Ayog on Wednesday.

336 Shikshakarmis terminated


An order of termination against 311 striking shikshakarmis of Raipur district has been issued by the District Panchayat Chief Executive Officer Shami Abidi. The CEO said that a total of 1239 shikshakarmis of the district officially joined duty and it has been reported to their respective block and district headquarters.

Plan to open 50 seater hostel in 5 districts, along the lines of Prayaas schools

Chhattisgarh Map

Delighted by the exceptional results produced by Prayaas Residential School, State Government has taken a decision to establish similar hostels in the district of Surguja, Raigarh, Korba and Bastar. These will 50-seater hostels which will function on the same principle as that of Prayaas. meritorious students of Naxal-affected areas will be also be trained for the national level competitive examinations. State Tribal Development Minister Kedar Kashyap has written to the Collectors of Surguja, Raigarh, Korba and Bastar and asked them to make necessary arrangements.

No 'Jandarshan' tomorrow

Dr. Raman Singh Chief Minister in Chhattisgarh

The Weekly 'Jandarshan' programme at the official residence of Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh will remain cancelled on December 27 as the Chief Minister will be in the National Capital for attending the National Development Council meeting chaired by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh.

CRPF trooper kills 4 colleagues in Chhattisgarh

Colleagues giving final respect to the slain Jawans

A Central Reserve Police Force trooper, said to be under stress, fired indiscriminately at his colleagues inside a camp in Dantewada, Chhattisgarh, killing four of them on the spot on Monday night after a brawl. Thirty-year-old Deep Kumar Tiwari, posted at the 111th battalion of CRPF in Aranpur village, a Naxal dominated area, flew into rage on being challenged by his camp-mates, grabbed a gun, and sprayed a head constable and three other constables with bullets. One trooper was wounded in the firing.

3 held with fake currency notes

Accused circulating fake notes under police custody at Tikrapara Police Station, Counterfeit notes seized.

In a major breakthrough, Tikrapara police on Tuesday apprehended three persons for allegedly circulating fake currency notes and seized counterfeits notes worth rs 12,000 from them. Accused have purchased counterfeits notes worth Rs 1 lakh from Farid, a resident of Basna by expending Rs 60,000.