Procurement Report on Products from Forest

State Government procures 1.26 lakh quintals of minor forest produce
Raipur, 2 April 2016 -  State Government has procured one lakh 26 thousand 400 quintals of minor forest produce in previous fiscal year 2015-16. This includes one lakh 12 thousand quintals of Sal seed, six thousand quintal chiraunji, 4800 quintals of Mahua seed, two thousand 600 quintal kusmi lac and one thousand quintal rangini lac.

Sonmoni Borah is new secretary of Women and Child Development

Women and Child Development Secretary Mr. Sonmoni Borah takes charge
Raipur, 2 April 2016 - IAS Officer Mr. Sonmoni Borah today took charge as Secretary, Women and Child Development Department, in Mantralaya (Mahanadi Bhavan) at Naya Raipur.

State Government has entrusted Mr. Borah with additional charge of Secretary Social Welfare Department and Sports and Youth Welfare Department. Earlier, Mr. Borah was posted as Divisional Commissioner in Bilaspur.

Fifteen Hundred Toilets Constructed

Construction of more than 1500 toilets by Forest Management Committees
Raipur, 2 April 2016 - Forest Management Committees in state have constructed one thousand 627 toilets under Clean India Campaign in fiscal year 2015-16. Besides, Committees have also worked for overall development of remote forest areas as well as other development works such as water conservation, irrigation facilities, organic fertilizers production, water management and agricultural development.

Divyang Special Disable gets priority infrastructure in Public buildings

State Government gives instructions to provide necessary facilities for disable in government, non-government and public buildings
Raipur, 2 April 2016 - State Government has given instructions to ensure availability of ramps, toilets, signs, primary health centres and Braille signs in government, non-government and public buildings in state, for convenience of disable people.

Raipur colleges gets aditorium and additional faclities

Minister Agrawal takes initiative in the issue : Rs Two crore sanctioned to two Government Colleges in Raipur
Raipur, 02 April 2016 - An amount of Rs Two crore had been sanctioned for developmental activities for two Government Colleges in the capital on the instructions of Agriculture Minister Mr. Brijmohan Agrawal. The Higher Education department had issued orders to this effect recently.

Cadre creation for Crop insurance scheme in state

Union Government constitutes State-level Co-ordination : panel for Prime Minister Crops' Insurance scheme
Raipur, 02 April  2016 -  The Union Agriculture Ministry had constituted a State-level Co-ordination Committee to oversee the implementation of Prime Minister Crops' Insurance Scheme in Chhattisgarh.

Report on Public Works Constructions by Minister Rajesh Munat

PWD completes two arterial roads : Munat

National Secondary Education Campaign Supporting Education Infrastructure

1117 school and hostel buildings constructed under Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan
Raipur, 02 April 2016 - About Rs 964 crore had been sanctioned to build High Schools, Model Schools and girls' hostels' buildings in the State under the National Middle Education Mission (Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan). Public Works Department Minister Mr. Rajesh Munat said that out of 1489 buildings , 1117 buildings had already been constructed.

One Hundred Thousands ITI Trained Manpower

More than one lakh youth provided training in ITIs till date
Raipur, 2 April 2016 -  After formation of Chhattisgarh state, 44 ITIs in 13 districts of state had capacity of training only five thousand 960 youth. From year 2003, under the leadership of Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh, State Government made it a priority to enhance pace of development.

Student stay in Bilaspur Univeristy Hostel

Boys Hostel of 100-seater capacity to be constructed in Bilaspur Univeristy

Raipur, 2 April 2016 -  Keeping in view the need for accommodation facility for students, State Government has decided to build boys hostel of 100-seat capacity. Rs 2.54 crores have been provisioned for the same in the budget of fiscal year 2016-17.