Bhopal News

Tax sops on purchase of PoS machines in Madhya Pradesh
Tax sops on purchase of PoS machines in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh Government announced major tax exemptions on purchase of point-of-sale (PoS) machines to promote cashless and digital transactions

Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Sunderlal Patwa passes away
Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Sunderlal Patwa passes away

Veteran BJP leader and two-time Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Sunderlal Patwa passed away on Wednesday after a brief illness.

Sunder Lal Patwa, former Madhya Pardesh CM, dies at 92
Sunder Lal Patwa, former Madhya Pardesh CM, dies at 92

He was imprisoned for seven months for participating in RSS movement in 1948.

MP Cabinet approves DPR for Metro rail in Bhopal and Indore
MP Cabinet approves DPR for Metro rail in Bhopal and Indore

Madhya Pradesh Cabinet has approved the detailed project reports (DPRs) of the Metro rail projects for Bhopal and Indore costing Rs 14,485.55 crore.

Madhya Pradesh to implement online electronic transit pass services in 12 more districts
Madhya Pradesh to implement online electronic transit pass services in 12 more districts

Rajendra Shukla also stated that online electronic transit pass facility is being started in the districts including Indore, Ujjain, Neemuch, Gwalior, Bhind and Hoshangabad, among others.

Madhya Pradesh govt to waive fees for cheques, DDs, net banking at co-op banks
Madhya Pradesh govt to waive fees for cheques, DDs, net banking at co-op banks

There are over 40,000 co-op societies in the state, he said, adding that the rural populace was ready to switch over to cashless economy.

Madhya Pradesh: ‘Salad’ likely on platter for prisoners in jails
Madhya Pradesh: ‘Salad’ likely on platter for prisoners in jails

“Providing ‘salads’ along with the meals is one of the measures being mooted by the Jail Department in its effort to make the food in state’s prisons more nutritious,” Director General (Jail) told media.

Rs 100 crore deposited in 500 Jan Dhan accounts in western MP: Income Tax Department
Rs 100 crore deposited in 500 Jan Dhan accounts in western MP: Income Tax Department

The Department had gathered information of inconsistencies in 500 Jan Dhan accounts with collective cash deposits of over Rs 100 crore, Prashant Jha said

Madhya Pradesh: IMC plans to resettle urban poor into pucca houses by 2020
Madhya Pradesh: IMC plans to resettle urban poor into pucca houses by 2020

At present, Indore has 6 hundred 46 slum settlements with over 1 lakh 82 thousand households living in them. Intervention under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is required to resettle 41 thousand households.

Madhya Pradesh: Liquor shops along the banks of river Narmada to be shut
Madhya Pradesh: Liquor shops along the banks of river Narmada to be shut

Shivraj Singh Chouhan urged people not to dispose of any kind of waste including fruits-flowers and other puja material in the river.

AAP’s victory in Delhi was an accident: MP BJP chief
AAP’s victory in Delhi was an accident: MP BJP chief

The MP BJP chief is a Lok Sabha member from Khandwa.

Going cashless: Madhya Pradesh to discuss Internet issues with Centre
Going cashless: Madhya Pradesh to discuss Internet issues with Centre

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan chaired a meeting to discuss the measures to encourage cashless transactions in the state.

MP: 65-year-old man dies in bank queue
MP: 65-year-old man dies in bank queue

The man was asthma patient; he had gone to a public sector bank 100 km from his home. After standing in queue for one and a half hour he collapsed and died on the spot

MP: Death toll in auto-bus collision climbs to 15
MP: Death toll in auto-bus collision climbs to 15

The students were returning from Rajgarh after appearing in an open school exam when the mishap took place.

MP government to request Centre for complete mining ban around Amarkantak
MP government to request Centre for complete mining ban around Amarkantak

Chouhan made this announcement Monday while addressing a public gathering at Karanjia of Dindori district

Madhya Pradesh govt refuses to give details of SIMI encounter
Madhya Pradesh govt refuses to give details of SIMI encounter

Mehdele said a judicial commission had been set up and refused to divulge names of policemen involved in the encounter.