Indian Wedding

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Newly-Married Couple Found Dead Before Reception: Chhattisgarh

In a tragic incident, a newly-married couple identified as Aslam (24) and Kahkasha Bano (22) were found dead in their room, hours before their wedding reception, in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. On February 22, police confirmed the incident and suspected that the husband stabbed his wife over an argument and later killed himself. The couple got married on February 19. The police were informed by the family and an investigation is underway.

Wed, 22 Feb 2023 - 01:11 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Raipur, Newly-weds, murder, Wedding Reception, Police investigation

Courtesy: NDTV

Enforcement Directorate

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ED Arrests IAS Officer And 2 Others In Money Laundering Case: Raipur

The Enforcement Directorate arrested Chhattisgarh cadre IAS officer Sameer Vishnoi and two other persons after it launched multi-city raids in the state, under money laundering investigation. On October 13, Businessman Sunil Agrawal of Indramani group and Laxmikant Tiwari, uncle of "absconding" businessman Suryakant Tiwari, were also taken into custody in Raipur, under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). They will be produced… read-more

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 04:06 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Enforcement Directorate, arrested, Money laundering case, Raipur, Businessman

Elephant Attack

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Elephant Tramples 52-Year-Old Woman To Death, Rs 25,000 Immediate Aid Given To Kin

In a wild elephant attack, a 52-year-old woman was trampled to death in Chhattisgarh's Surajpur district, said an official on May 31. Victim identified as Indarmania, set out to collect wood, along with two other women when the elephant got hold of her and trampled her to death. The other two women fled and alerted the forest personnel. An immediate aid of Rs 25,00o has been given to her kin. 

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 07:40 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Elephant, Elephant Attack, Chhattisgarh, Raipur, Surajpur

Chhattisgarh Government Helicopter

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Chhattisgarh Govt Helicopter Crashes At Raipur Airport; 2 Pilot Die

Two pilots were killed when a Chhattisgarh government helicopter crashed at Raipur airport on the night of May 12. The event occurred during a flight training at Raipur's Swami Vivekananda Airport. As per the police, the reason for the accident was not immediately determined. Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel conveyed his sorrow and condolences for the pilots' deaths. Captain Gopal Krishna Panda and Captain A.P. Shrivastava were recognized as the… read-more

Fri, 13 May 2022 - 04:24 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Chhattisgarh, Raipur, Chhattisgarh Govt, Airport, Pilots

Courtesy: The Hindu

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel

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CM Bhupesh Baghel Rides Bike At Supercross Bike Racing Championship 2022

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel participated in the two-day national supercross bike racing competition at Raipur on March 6. "It is a matter of pride for Chhattisgarh. Chhattisgarh is capable of organizing big sports competitions," said CM Baghel. Meanwhile, CM was also seen riding a bike and was organized by Chhattisgarh Motor Sports Association. Notably, The National Supercross Bike Racing Competition was held at Budha Talab Outdoor Stadium… read-more

Mon, 07 Mar 2022 - 01:28 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Chhattisgarh, CM Bhupesh Baghel, Raipur, Bike racing

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Pushpa Sahu who is also famous as Hariyali Didi.

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Raipur's 'Hariyali Didi' Who Cultivates Organic Vegetables At Terrace

Eating chemically grown vegetables might be a part of life for most of us, but not for Chhattisgarh's Raipur-based Pushpa Sahu.  She decided in 2013 to grow organic vegetables at her home's terrace and feed her family. At present, Sahu cultivates over 100 types of plants, including vegetables, fruits, herbs, saving ''Rs 3,000 per month''. Besides, the initiative made her famous among locals as ''Hariyali Didi''.

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 08:06 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Raipur, Hariyali Didi, Organic Garden, Vegetable

Courtesy: The Better India

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


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Chhattisgarh: 14-year-old Girl Raped By 3 Men In Moving Car

The Raipur district police of Chhattisgarh on November 23 said that three men allegedly raped a minor girl in a moving car on November 17. Reportedly, one of the accused, named Himanshu Gupta, was an acquaintance of the 14-year-old victim. The accused had picked the girl from her house on the pretext of a joyride. The police said a case has been registered; however, the accused are on the run.

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 02:21 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Gang-Rape, Chhattisgarh, Raipur, Minor

Courtesy: Hindustan Times