Naxal Affected Bastar Now Changing, Says Chhattisgarh CM Baghel; Development Projects Underway
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel said that Bastar, a district affected by naxals, is now changing for the better, owing to various development projects in the region. Speaking of the development projects, he said that construction of new bridges, roads and culverts and underway. Also, schools that were shut for 15 years have now reopened. He further stated that people are benefiting from various state government schemes.
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Congress Leaders Harish Rawat And Bhupesh Baghel Hold Meeting In Dehradun: Uttarakhand
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel and Uttarakhand former CM Harish Rawat held a meeting ahead of the counting of votes in the state, on March 9. Several leaders of Congress along with Rawat and Baghel attended the meeting at Hotel Madhuban. Notably, during the meeting Congress leaders discussed the future course action, after counting of votes. The Uttarakhand elections was held on February 14, and results are on March 10.
Tags: Congress Party, CM Harish Rawat, Bhupesh Baghel, Chhattisgarh, meeting
Chhattisgarh CM Demands Rs 15,000 Crore For Anti-Naxal Operations
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel, demanded fund of Rs 15,000 crore to conduct Anti-Naxal Operations. On December 30, Baghel urged the Centre to disburse the amount for security operations in the State. In addition, during the pre-budget meeting with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Baghel also demanded to release pending amount of 'additional levy' & GST payments. The demands came at a time of economic crisis amid COVID-19… read-more
Tags: Bhupesh Baghel, Chhattisgarh CM, Anti-Naxal Operations, FM Nirmala Sitharaman, Union government
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
Chhattisgarh CM Suspends Collector Seen Slapping Man In Viral Video
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel on May 23 suspended Surajpur District Collector Ranbir Sharma, after a video showing the IAS officer slapping a man went viral. In the viral video, the collector can be seen slapping the man and even slamming his phone on the ground. Although the officer apologised later, he said, "We have to be a little strict with people to ensure that lockdown norms are followed."
Tags: Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, DC, Surajpur, Ranbir Sharma
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Chhattisgarh: Liquor To Be Home Delivered During Lockdown From May 10
Bhupesh Baghel-led Chhattisgarh government on May 9 allowed the online sale of liquor with home delivery option, starting from May 10. The deliveries will be done from 9am-8pm and it intends to curb illegal manufacturing, sale, transportation and possession of liquor during lockdown, said an official. Meanwhile, opposition BJP has slammed the decision accusing the ruling Congress of being more concerned about delivering liquor than medicines… read-more
Tags: Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, Liquor, home delivery, Online sale
Courtesy: Times Now News