The members of Chhattisgarh Tennis Association headed by president Vikram Sisodiya met Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh at his official residance here on Thursday. It is be mentioned here that Chhattisgarh Tennis team Championship which would be organised from March 19 to 24 at New Delhi.
Workshop on 'Advances in Physics' begins -
A Two-day national workshop on 'Advances in Physics' began. Renowned scientist of the country participated in the workshop, which highlighted research works being carried out in country. Ravishankar Shukla university Head of Physics Department professor RC Agrawal gave lecture on electro-chemical battery based on solid electrolyte material.
Forest Minister Vikram usendi on Thursday confessed in the House that gross irregularities were reported during the distribution of bio-gas burner to adivasis. The department has pressed officials' inquiry into the issue and soon action will be taken against the guilty persons.
The expectations of denizens of Durg district specifically women are high from the Union Budget 2012-13 which will be presented by Finance Minister Pratab Mukharjee in the Parliament on Friday. The service class have pinned their hopes that Union Budget 2012-13 and are hopeful that Union Budget would bring merry news for them in terms of decrease in fuel prices, domestic goods and increase in tax limits.
Liquor shops of the undivided Raipur district would be allotted through computerised lottery system at the Red Cross building here on March 19. According to the assistant excise commissioner to the, Raipur, 67 group comprising 123 foreign and country liquor shops have been formed in the undivided Raipur district. Undivided Raipur district includes newly-formed district Gariaband and Baloda Bazaar.
A Few Right To information (RTI) activists have complained to the Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) against the misbehaviour of an official working in the State Information Commissioner. The activists have demanded that the official be placed under suspension else they would be compelled to boycott the Commission. RTI activists Sanjay Thakur , Inderchand Soni and couple of others alleged that the CIC was not available for hearing on Thursday.
Amid touching and poignant scenes, Home Minister Nankiram Kanwar, Director General of Police (DGP) Anil M navaney and others on Thursday paid respects to the four troopers of Border Security Force (BSF), who were killed by Naxalites in an ambush in Pakhanjore block of Kanker district on Wednesday evening. Also, BSF Additional DG (Naxal Ops) Hemant Desai and IG BSF Sanjay Kundu reached capital from Delhi, to place wreath on the bodies of the slain personnel, at the premises of 4th Battalion of Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF) in Mana.
In an efforts to promote to the dairy industries and animal husbandry within the State, the Chhattisgarh Government has hiked the grant twice for the financial year 2012-13 which is given to the beneficiaries to initiate their independent dairy business under the Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme. With the development, the State Government's grant is equivalent to the Central Government's grant. presently, National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development Bank (NABARD) is providing 25 per cent grant to the beneficiaries of tribal category.