Kiren Rijiju presents Country Statement at Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction at Cancun, Mexico
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi released the Platinum Jubilee Milestone book on Tata Memorial Centre, at his residence in New Delhi today.
Shri Ratan Tata, in his welcome address, thanked the Prime Minister for his support, cooperation and vision towards affordable healthcare and cancer research.
Sanjay Mitra Takes Over as the New Defence Secretary
Shri Sanjay Mitra, took over as the new Defence Secretary on May 24th, succeeding Shri G Mohan Kumar.
Belonging to the 1982 batch of IAS, West Bengal cadre, Shri Mitra is a Post-Graduate in Physics and Economics. He also did his Mason Fellowship at the John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University in 1995 – 96.
Shri Mitra was earlier Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways in the Government of India and had also worked as Chief Secretary of West Bengal.
National Green Tribunal bans burning of remains of crops in fields : Penalties to be imposed on farmers if rules violated
Around 500 Crore Roads Foundation Laid by CM, MP Abhishek Singh also present, Network of roads being developed in Chhattisgarh at the cost of Rs 30 thousand crore : Dr Raman Singh
Chief Minister does Bhumi-pujan of seven roads worth nearly 468 crore in Rajnandgaon district, LPG connection to 91 thousand women in Rajnandgaon district under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, Farmers provided crop insurance claim of Rs 230 crore
Prime Minister Housing Scheme : Thirty Thousand houses sanctioned
Raman Singh's Government gives relief to industries: Exemption of Rs 1.40 per unit on Energy Charge
No toll recovery to be done on bridges built by PWD from State Budget, Chief Minister's instruction : Commuters on more than 1000 bridges of state to get benefit of the decision
Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh gives consent in principle : Proposal of New National Highway between Raipur and Vishakhapatnam
Proposed Highway to link three states, diminish the distance by nearly 200km
Dr Raman Singh chairs review meeting PWD