Governor Mr. Balramjidas Tandon administered oath of office and secrecy to Mr. Ashok Agrawal as State Information Commissioner at Raj Bhawan. Mr. Agrawal took the oath in the name of God and in Hindi. First Lady Mrs. Brujpal Tandon and several senior officers of the department were also present. It may be mentioned here that Mr. Ashok Agrawal is a retired Indian Administrative Officer of Chhattisgarh cadre.
Chhattisgarh Assembly Speaker Gaurishankar Agrawal attended the oath taking ceremony of newly elected members of Balodabazaar District Bar Association. The function which was held at the campus of Balodabazaar District and Sessions Judge Praveen Kumar Pradhan. On the occasion, the Speaker announced a grand of Rs 21 lakh from his discretion fund for facilities which can be extended to both the advocates, their clients as well as for common people who come to the court for seeking justice.
Justice Shri Naveen Sinha today swore-in as Chief Justice of Chhattisgarh High Court, Bilaspur at Durbar Hall of Rajbhavan. Governor Shri Balramji Das Tandon administered the oath of office and secrecy to Mr. Sinha.
The oath-taking ceremony of Dhamtari Municipal Corporation Mayor Mrs Archana Choubey and all 40 Corporators was held at Dhamtari today. Health Minister and Urban Administration Minister Mr.Amar Agrawal, Culture and Tourism Minister Mr.Ajay Chandrakar , Women and Child Development Minister Mrs Ramsheela Sahu , MLA Mr.Gurmukhsingh Vohra and a lot of people's representatives were present at the ceremony. The Ministers congratulated and wished all the newly-elected corporators of the municipal body.
Newly-elected Raipur Mayor Pramod Dubey was administered oath of office and secrecy by Collector Thakur Ram Singh in a Plain ceremony held in Gandhi Maidan. All of the 70 newly elected corporators were also administered oath by Collector in the ceremony that was attended by senior party leaders from both Congress and BJP. Former Chief Minister Ajit Jogi was among the first of the senior Congress party leaders to arrive for the ceremony.
The School Education Minister Mr. Kedar Kashyap today administered oath of office to Chhatra Parishad of the Government College Shankar Nagar here. The curriculum should be changed to improve the quality of college education, he said. Kashyap said teachers should be respected as it was done during the ancient times. The president of Chhatra Parishad Mr.S.L.Rai, vice-president Mr. Anurag Trivedi, secretary Mr.S.N.Nayan, members Mrs Sharda Choubey, Miss Suman Chauhan, Miss. Priyanka Kujur and Miss. Dileshwari Sahu took oath of office of the Chhatra Parishad.
The Vidhan Sabha Speaker Gaurishankar Agrawal administered oath to newly elected MLA Bhojraj Nag in his office in Vidhan Sabha premises here on Tuesday. Bhojraj Nag was elected as MLA from by-poll held last month In Antagarh Vidhan Sabha. MLA Bhojraj took oath in Hindi. On this occasion MP Vikram Usendi, MLA Mahesh Gagda and other regional party workers and their family members were present. The Speaker State Assembly Gaurishankar Agrawal, MP Vikram Usendi, Principal Secretary VS Secretariat Devendra Verma greeted the newly elected MLA Bhojraj by presenting him a flower bouquet.
Martyrdom of former Prime Minister late Rajiv Gandhi was observed as Anti-terrorism Day in various parts of the State with all the Government offices taking the oath to fight against the terrorism and other security threats in the country. The Mantralaya, 'Mahanadi Bhawan', Chief Secretary Vivek Dhand administered oath to the state officers and employees to adhere to non-violence and for maintaining peace and social harmony. All the officials pledged that they believe in non-violence and tradition of tolerance of the country and will fight against all types of terrorism and violence.
Chhattisgarh Governor Shekhar Dutt on Wednesday administered oath of office and secrecy to Satyanarayan Sharma as newly elected Legislator from Raipur (Rural) Assembly segment at Durbar Hall in Raj Bhawan in a simple butr glittering function. On the occasion Sharma took oath in the name of God to execute his duties faithfully, to keep true faith and loyalty upon the Constitution of India and to keep the unity and integrity of India unabated. Later Satyanarayan Sharma was handed over the letter for appointment in the post of Protem Speaker.