Woman and Child Development Minister Lata Usendi released the symbol of Chhattisgarh Bal Suraksha Ayog in a programme on Sunday. The symbol that features two joyful children depicts the overall development of children in the State. A workshop was also arranged on the occasion under joint auspices of Woman and Child Development Department and UNICEF.
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Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh has stressed upon making the Public Grievance Redressal Camps (PGRC) hearings increasingly effective and result-oriented. He said that all of the four Divisional Commissioners have been instructed to constantly monitor such PGRC. Dr. Singh said that PGRC's be scheduled for calendar year 2012 till December month, be mapped out at the earliest and seriously implemented. A circular to this effect has been issued to all the Divisional Commissioners from the General Administration Department (GAD) suggesting supervising of these hearings based on seven vital points.
State Government has uploaded the list of candidates eligible for various vacancies under MNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) on their website www.cg.gov.in on Sunday. Officials said that candidates who applied for the positions of Superintendent, Assistant Programmer, Stenographer, Steno typist, Accountant and Assistant Grade 2 and 3 under MNREGA cell, Vikas Bhawan Raipur can check if they have cleared the eligibility criteria in the website.
After getting nod from the Union Government for the proposed construction of Industrial Railway Corridor in Chhattisgarh a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) would be signed between Indian Railways and Chhattisgarh Government on February 27. The MoU would be signed in the presence of Union Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi and Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh by Chief Secretary Sunil Kumar on behalf of Chhattisgarh Government and Vinay Mittal, Chairman, Railway Board on behalf of Union Railway Ministry during a meeting schedule at Rail Bhawan.
Patients referred to the state run Dr. BR Ambedkar Memorial Hospital (BRAMH) are routed to some private hospitals in the city by some of the staff working in the hospital. The BRAMH administration has taken cognizance to a complaint and is contemplating strict action. BRAMH has taken cognizance of a written complaint moved by an attendant of some patients wherein it is maintained that a dresser working the trauma unit of the hospital asked them to rush nearby private Hospital, informed BRAMH sources.
Chhattisgarh Karmachari Adhikari Federation has given its consent towards joining the Mega Strike called by the Central Trade Unions and supported by All Chhattisgarh Karmachari Mahasangh with their two-point demands. Nation-wide Mega strike has been called on February 28.
In a tragic turn of event, a national Netball player ended her life by hanging herself from the ceiling of her life by hanging herself from the ceiling of her room at her Tikarapara situated residence on Sunday, leaving behind her many unanswered questions. A suicide note was also found near the body, in which the deceased had stated to be self responsible for the extreme step, police said. Even as the reasons of suicide remain a mystery, it has raised several eyerows. Purti Tiwari, daughter of Mahesh Tiwari, was a Veer Pandey awardee for her outstanding achievement in the Netball.