October, 2012


CM extends greetings on Madhya Pradesh Foundation Day

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has extended greetings and best wishes to the state’s people on Madhya Pradesh Foundation Day. In his message, Shri Chouhan said that Madhya Pradesh has emerged as a state to realise possibilities. Now, it is a state with strong economy. The state has proved its economic strength by achieving 12 percent economic growth rate and 18 percent agriculture growth rate during year 2011-12. Important achievements in infrastructure development have also been registered in the state. It has been proved by recent three-day GlobalRead More

Free medicine distribution scheme to be named after Sardar Patel

Rewa: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced at Rewa on Wednesday that the scheme being implemented to provide free medicines to common people will be named after Sardar Patel. At Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel birth anniversary function at Rewa’s Government TRS College, the Chief Minister announced that lessons on Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel’s life and deeds will be included in school syllabus. Shri Chouhan said that in future, age limit for applying to the State Public Service Commission will be increased from 35 to 40 years. Chief Minister ShriRead More

Government committee to benefit last person in last row: CM

Satna: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that the State Government is committed to provide benefits of the government schemes to the last persons in the last row of society. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan was addressing an Antyodaya Mela at tahsil headquarters Majgawan in Satna district today. Shri Chouhan also announced to open a government college and ITI at Majgawan. At the Antyodaya Mela, assistance worth Rs. 49 crore 33 lakh was distributed to 37 thousand 424 beneficiaries of various schemes. Energy Minister Shri Rajendra Shukla presided overRead More

Obama called the superstorm as heartbreaking

Washington: US President Barack Obama has described the crisis triggered by superstorm Sandy as “heartbreaking” and said that the storm was “not yet over”. “This storm is not yet over,” Obama said during his trip to the headquarters of the American Red Cross here. According to a White House statement, Obama will travel to New Jersey to have a personal assessment of the devastation and take stock of the situation on the ground. Obama has suspended his election campaign. During his trip to the Red Cross headquarters, Obama praised theRead More

Hurricane Sandy left 40 dead, subway system paralysed in US

New York: Hurricane Sandy has left at least 40 dead and some 7.5 million people without power along the East Coast of United States of America with New York’s subway system paralysed by flooded tunnels and much of America’s financial hub of Manhattan, in the dark. “We’re going to continue to push as hard as we can” to provide resources, said the President who has left the campaigning for the Tuesday’s election to surrogates to deal with the situation from the White House. “No bureaucracy, no red tape,” was theRead More

Madhya Pradesh to be developed as logistics hub of India

Indore: Food & Civil Supplies Minister Shri Paras Jain has said that Madhya Pradesh will be developed as logistics hub. He was addressing a workshop on the third day of Global Investors Summit here today. At the workshop, 122 proposals (EOIs) were received for developing 78 lakh metric tonne capacity warehouses with an investment of Rs. 5000 crore. Shri Jain informed that the State Government has given industry status to warehouses. He said that Madhya Pradesh is second in wheat procurement in the country after Punjab. Investment in warehousing hasRead More

CM held one to one meetings with Industrialists

Indore: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan held one-to-one meetings with captains of industry on the third and concluding day of Global Investors Summit here today. While lauding better investment potential, developed infrastructure and 24-hour power supply to industries in Madhya Pradesh, investors held discussions on investment in various sectors open-heartedly. Greeting the industry leaders, Shri Chouhan invited them to Madhya Pradesh and urged those who have already invested in the state to expand their activities. The Chief Minister said that an industry-friendly policy has been implemented in the state.Read More

Investment proposals worth over Rs. 4.25 lakh crore at Global Investors Summit

Indore: About one thousand investment proposals worth Rs. 4 lakh 31 thousand 555 crore in Madhya Pradesh have been received during the three-day Global Investors Summit at Indore. Implementation of these proposals will generate direct and indirect jobs for about 20 lakh persons. Impressed by enthusiastic atmosphere of the summit, famous industrial houses of the country also handed over their proposals to the State Government. Famous industrialist Shri Anil Ambani made a proposal to invest Rs. 20 thousand crore in cement and energy sectors. Noted industrialist Shri Subhash Chandra hasRead More

Madhya Pradesh is most attractive state of country : Birla

Indore: Describing Madhya Pradesh as “Mother State”, Aditya Birla Group Chairman Shri Kumar Mangalam Birla said that Rs. 16 thousand crore investment has already been made in the state in which 7 thousand persons have got jobs. He announced to make investment of Rs. 20 thousand crore. He said that this investment will be made in solar energy, textile and cement sectors. Shri Birla said that Madhya Pradesh is the most attractive state with immense investment potential in future. Lauding the Chief Minister’s dynamic leadership and government’s functioning, he saidRead More

Credit of development in MP goes to Shivraj : Advani

Indore: Former Deputy Prime Minister and senior leader Shri Lal Krishna Advani has said that credit of taking Madhya Pradesh out of sick states list and its historic development goes to Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan. He was addressing concluding function of Global Investors Summit here today. He said that Madhya Pradesh is an ideal precedent of good governance, clear-cut decisions and corruption-free and impartial system. Making a special references to Chief Minister Shri Chouhan’s attitude and functioning, Shri Advani said that he is a dedicated and honest worker.Read More