According to an official statement, Singh has become the first CM of the country to have established online contact with public.
The mining will be undertaken by a joint venture company between NMDC and Chhattisgarh Mining Development Corporation.
The Centre’s directive against paddy bonus has left Chhattisgarh’s Chief Minister Raman Singh almost isolated in the state.
Singh’s decision to reduce procurement has drawn sharp criticism from leaders of his own party.
Chhattisgarh today pays Rs 300 bonus per quintal, the highest in the country.
Trivedi said their behaviour was not inappropriate and pointed out that “earlier Governors had met up to 74 delegates of the opposition”.
The govt has also decided to send electric transformers and other electrical equipments, he said in his tweets.
Orissa is set to be the biggest beneficiary as its revenue from royalties is expected to jump to Rs 4,879.9 crore from Rs 3,249 crore.
The decision, if implemented properly, could tackle a major problem of hygiene affecting the state.
Modi also spoke to the Home Minister Rajnath Singh and directed that the Centre to coordinate with the State Government’s relief operation.
The incident has affected production at the plant and maintenance work is on to enable resumption of normal operations.
The purpose of the meeting was not to seek more battalions or choppers, but to draw the attention of policy makers to the need of an integrated plan for tackling the crisis, said Vij.
ADG (Naxal Ops) RK Vij said that ‘more choppers were asked for improving mobility of forces and response time in crisis situations, not for aerial attacks’
The CM, who met Rajnath Singh on Monday, has sought at least 21 choppers.
How the CM convinces the new PM to handle the Maoist issue with top priority would be keenly watched.