Niti aayog

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NITI Aayog Ranks Chhattisgarh 1st In Child Sex Ratio, U'khand Last

The NITI Aayog's Sustainable Development Goals index has ranked Chhattisgarh first on the child sex ratio parameter. Chhattisgarh's sex ratio was 958, followed by Kerala which recorded birth of 957 females per 1000 males. On the other hand, Uttarakhand performed worst in this regard with a sex ratio of 840. Notably, the national sex-ratio average stood at 899 with a major improvement in Punjab (890) and Haryana (843) region.

Mon, 07 Jun 2021 - 12:58 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Niti Aayog, SDG Index, sex ratio, Chhattisgarh

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Still from video showing DC Ranbir Sharma slapping a man.

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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."

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 03:05 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, DC, Surajpur, Ranbir Sharma

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Sambit Patra.

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FIR Against BJP's Sambit Patra, Raman Singh Over 'Fake Toolkit'

Congress and National Students Union (I) have lodged a complaint against BJP's Sambit Patra and Raman Singh over alleged "fake" toolkit associated with the Congress. The complainants stated that the toolkit was created by BJP itself by using the forged documents that intended to tarnish Congress party's image. Earlier, BJP leaders had lashed out at the Congress and had accused that the toolkit contained plans to defame PM Narendra Modi.

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 12:26 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Chhattisgarh, Sambit Patra, Raman Singh, Toolkit, Congress, BJP

Courtesy: The Times of India

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C'garh: People Spend Rs 4.32 Cr For Home Delivery Of Liquor On 1st Day

Chhattisgarh clocked in online liquor orders of Rs 4.32 crore till 5pm of May 10, the date from when the state government had allowed the home delivery service during the lockdown. As for the total 29,000 orders placed, each customer spent an average of Rs 1,483. As per the guidelines, each customer is allowed to purchase five litres at a time, with Rs 100 for delivery within 15km, from 9AM-8PM.

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 01:36 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Chhattisgarh, home delivery, Liquor, Online Order, Lockdown

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Representational photo: Crowd outside liquor store.

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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

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 02:50 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, Liquor, home delivery, Online sale

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Kerala, Bihar, Chhattisgarh Decide To Vaccinate People Above 18 Free

Following Assam, governments of Kerala, Bihar and Chhattisgarh have also announced that vaccination of those aged 18 or above will be done free of cost. Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan also requested the Centre to exempt the states from buying vaccines as they are already under financial burden. While Bihar has currently imposed night curfew, Kerala government has assured of not implementing any lockdown. 

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 01:38 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Kerala, Bihar(228), Chhattisgarh, Covid-19 Vaccination

Courtesy: Times Now

Rajdhani Hospital

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Chhattisgarh: Fire At COVID Care Centre Kills 5 In Raipur

A fire outbreak at a COVID care centre in Chhattisgarh's Raipur district has claimed at least five lives. Officials stated the flames engulfed the COVID-19 ward after a short-circuit in a fan caused the fire. Reportedly, one patient died of severe burns while four others died of suffocation. Meanwhile, CM Bhupesh Baghel has announced a compensation of Rs four lakh for the kin of the deceased and ordered a probe.

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 09:31 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Fire Outbreak, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, Rajdhani Hospital

Courtesy: NDTV

Vaccine shortage notice

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Centre Red Flags Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Maha Govt For COVID Care Gaps

The Union government’s COVID-19 review teams has red-flagged Maharashtra, Punjab and Chhattisgarh government for mismanagement in vaccination drive. Visiting 30 worst affected districts in Maharashtra,11 in Chhattisgarh and nine districts of Punjab, the team reported malfunctioning ventilators, sub-optimal surveillance and contract tracing. Besides shortage in healthcare workforce and attacks on health workers, they shockingly revealed couple… read-more

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 11:55 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Maharashtra , Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Covid Review Team, Central Government

Odisha Border

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Odisha Closes Its Borders With Chhattisgarh As COVID Cases Mount

The Odisha government on April 10 sealed its border with Chhattisgarh owing to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases. Besides, it has mandated a COVID-19 negative report for the travellers from Chhattisgarh. The government has also decided to impose a fine of Rs 2,000 for the first two COVID protocol violations and Rs 5,000 on repetition. "Do not show any mercy to offenders of COVID-19 protocols," said Odisha Chief Secretary.

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 03:22 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Odisha, Chhattisgarh, covid 19, COVID restrictions

Rakeshwar Singh Manhas

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Chhattisgarh's Bijapur Encounter: Naxals Release Abducted CoBRA Jawan

Maoists in Chhattisgarh on April 8 released the CRPF CoBRA jawan, Rakeshwar Singh Manhas, who was kidnapped by the Naxals on April 3. The jawan was missing since the deadly clash between the Naxals and security personnel at the Sukma-Bijapur border in the state. Family members of the soldier expressed happiness and thanked the government for ensuring his safe release. Earlier, relatives of Rakeshwar had staged a protest as well. 

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 08:28 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: CoBRA Jawan, CRPF, Naxal, Chhattisgarh

Courtesy: Times Now