Central Jail inmates appear in literary exam

Central Jail, Raipur

Total 309 jail inmates of Central Jail appeared in Mega Basic Literacy Assessment Examination that was conducted by National Literacy mission here on Sunday. 13 female inmates also appeared in the exams. The national-wide examination conducted by National Open School Institution, Noida on March 18, 309 jail inmates including 13 female inmates appeared in the exams held at Raipur Central Jail.

CG APICON-12 organised

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Sun, 03/18/2012 (All day)
Raipur, Chhattisgarh.

CG APICON-12 organised -

Nosocomial Pueumonia got a focus in the State-Level conference of physicians CG APICON-12 held. This pneumonia is a hospital acquired disease. Dr. Kalyan Sengupta, Chairman of the state chapter of Association of Physicians of India (API), said that the above said pneumonia. One can imagine the importance of putting a critically ill patient on ventilator in Hospital. It is costly and at the same time it is a double edged sword. Cases of ventilator associated pneumonia have considerable prevalence and the mortality rate is 70 per cent.

Sources: Hitavada

Governor opens medical camp

Governor Shekhar Dutt

Governor Shekhar Dutt inaugurated one-day free heart and skin disease camp at Shadani Durbar on Sunday. Sant Yudhishthirlal of Shadani Durbar also graces the occasion. The Governor in a keynote address said that the people in the developed countries have amassed money and it is now time for them to use it but Indians need to work hard and keep themselves away from hard and keep themselves away from diseases by adopting good lifestyle in order to make the country developed.

State Government employees demand special allowance for shifting to Naya Raipur

Naya Raipur logo

State Government has started preparations for shifting Mantralaya to Naya Raipur. But the officials and employees working in Matntralaya want shifting to be delayed as there is lack of proper infrastructure as most of it are under construction. IN case the shifting is done earlier, the employees have put forth demand of special allowance for shifting. In this regard they have sought time from Chief Secretary to put forth their demand.

Violation of reservation rules in CGPSC prelim exam alleged

 Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission (CGPSC) logo

Violation of reservation rules in Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission's (CGPSC) prelim examination has been alleged in a petition filed by one of the public service aspirants in the Supreme Court. The apex court would hear the case on March 20. Talking to Ravindra Singh, petitioner and a Right to Information (RTI) activist, said that the CGPSC had provided the candidates belonging to SC, ST and OBC categories with the 'benefit of reservation' in the prelim examination conducted by the CGPSC in 2005 and2008 respectively in open violation of the defined rules and regulations.

ST to get 32 per cent reservation in State's educational institutions

Chhattisgarh Map

State Government is all set to implement 32 per cent reservation for Scheduled Tribes in the educational institutions of the State. In this regards the State Government might introduce a Bill during the ongoing Ninth Session (Budget Session) of Chhattisgarh's third Legislative Assembly. It is worth mentioning here that the State reservation is being given on the basis of Census.

Major Naxal operation begins in Narayanpur


Security Forces for the first time took the fight to the doorstep of hardcore hinterlands when they kept on with their conquest for five days exploring villages undisputedly controlled by left ist ultras. Police forces along with Central reserve Police Forces (CRPF) Cobra Battalion, Special Task Force (STF) as also Maharastra police made it to villages Gadh Jatwar, Toke and Hikonar said to be about 47 kms from District Headquarters.

Mayor convenes meeting of Zone Commissioners

Chhattisgarh, Mayor Kiranmoyee Nayak

mayor Dr. Kiran Mayee Nayak convened meeting of all Zone Commissioners at Municipal Corporation Headquarters on the reconstruction and restoration of various cremation grounds within Raipur Municipal Corporation (RMC) limits. meeting was also attended by Corporate and Mayor-In-Council (MIC) member Dr. Purna Prakash jha, Shivraj Bhansali of Marwadi Shamshaan Ghat Samiti, Vijay Singh Jadeja of Kota Shamshaan Ghat Samiti, Amit Shrivastava, Rajesh Paul, Sanjay Awasthi and Ramsharan Upadhyay.