Maoists gun down 13 CRPF troopers in Chhattisgarh

Maoists gun down 13 CRPF troopers in Chhattisgarh

Sukma (Chhattisgarh), Dec 1 (IANS) Maoists Monday gunned down 13 CRPF troopers engaged in an operation aimed at flushing out the rebels from a thickly forested area of Chhattisgarh, police sources said. The deadly attack, the worst in months, also killed two officers – a deputy commandant and an assistant commandant of the Central Reserve […]

Telangana signs MoU to buy 1,000 MW from Chhattisgarh

Telangana signs MoU to buy 1,000 MW from Chhattisgarh

  Hyderabad, Nov 3 (IANS)┬áTelangana Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Chhattisgarh for purchasing 1,000 Megawatt electricity.Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and his Chhattisgarh counterpart signed the MoU in Raipur.Rao thanked Raman Singh for agreeing to sell power to Telangana. He said the move would help the state to tide over acute […]

SC seeks report on advocate alleging her gang rape

SC seeks report on advocate alleging her gang rape

New Delhi, Sep 23 The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) of a Chhattisgarh district to submit all records, including status reports, on the police action taken on the alleged gang rape of a woman advocate by the relatives of her husband. The woman had tried to commit suicide in the Supreme […]

Cabinet gives nod to fifth phase of UID scheme

Cabinet gives nod to fifth phase of UID scheme

New Delhi, Sep 10 The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Wednesday gave its approval to the fifth phase of the Unique Identification (UID) scheme for undertaking enrolment in the four states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand. With this, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has been given the target of generation of […]

BJP set for walkover in Chhattisgarh bypoll

BJP set for walkover in Chhattisgarh bypoll

Raipur, Sep 11 In a first of its kind election in Chhattisgarh since the state came into existence in November 2000, the Congress candidate pulled out from the Antagarh assembly by-polls, giving the BJP a certain victory in the tribal reserved constituency which votes Saturday. The election was necessitated as Bharatiya Janata Party legislator Vikram […]

Chhattisgarh assembly by-poll ends, 40-45 percent votes cast

Chhattisgarh assembly by-poll ends, 40-45 percent votes cast

Raipur, Sep 13 (IANS) Polling in the Antagarh assembly by-poll in Chhattisgarh ended at 3 p.m. with 40-45 percent voters casting their ballots. A total of 1.51 lakh persons were eligible to cast votes, officials said. The polling for the Schedule Tribe constituency had started at 7 a.m. in 202 polling stations. The election was […]