Balodabazar District of Chhattisgarh

ACB unearth assets of 10 crore from EE Jabbal

ACB sleuths penning the details of seizure of movable and immovable properties while the errant officer J S Jabbal looks on

In a post-dawn swoop, the sleuths of Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Friday mounted a massive concurrent search operation on the residential premises of an Executive Engineer (EE) of Rural Development Department, Chhattisgarh Rural Road Development Authority (CRRDA) in Baloda Bazaar-Bhatapara and Raipur to unearth disproportionate assets amassed by the errant officer to the tune of over Rs 10.24 crore. This was one of the major crusades of ACB< which it conducted after a gap of one month ans six days.

13 labourers battle for life as anicut caves in

Laxity of office-bearers of Irrigation department and the concerned contractor caused demolition of Rajadewri Anicut and inflicted horrifying injuries on 13 hapless workers. Three of them have sustained lethal injuries and are reportedly batting for life in Kasdol's Government hospital. In conformity with the information received, under the aegis of Kasdol Jal Sansadhan Nirman Sambhag, an anicut is being constructed over Jeek river ofr Rajadewri village. Contractor Sunil Agrawal of Raigarh is spearheading the project and the total expenditure is estimated to be Rs 4.77 crore.

The Three-day 'Gurudarshan Mela'

Start date: 
Mon, 02/27/2012 (All day)
End date: 
Wed, 02/29/2012 (All day)
Giroudpuri, Baloda Bazaar-Bhatapara, Chhattisgarh
Giroudpuri, Chhattisgarh

The Three-day 'Gurudarshan Mela' -

The Three-day 'Gurudarshan Mela' an annual religious fair is organised in honour of Satnami Guru Ghasidas the proponent of Satnam Panth would be organised, the birth place of Baba Guru Ghasidas. The Young Baloda Bazaar-Bhatapara District Administration has initiated preparations for the Grand religious fair keeping in mind the gathering of around 20 lakh devotees from within and outside Chhattisgarh.

Sources: Hitavada