May 28, 2020 6:25 am
The Opposition BJP said the government had taken a “drastic” decision that has created “chaos” amid of a pandemic.
May 22, 2020 4:57 am
Under the scheme, Rs 5,750 crore will be disbursed in four instalments to farmers of 14 different crops in the state. Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said sugarcane farmers will get a grant of Rs 13,000 per acre, while paddy farmers will get Rs 10,000 per acre.
May 21, 2020 8:46 pm
The scheme was launched on Rajiv Gandhi's death anniversary. Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel said the Nyay Yojana will benefit 19 lakh farmers and help bring more area under cultivation.
May 20, 2020 2:18 pm
The Chhattisgarh government will on Thursday launch the Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana, which aims to help farmers during the pandemic by ensuring minimum income availability to farmers growing rabi and kharif crops in the state.
May 02, 2020 4:42 am
In his letter, Baghel said Chhattisgarh is coordinating with other states for the return of migrants and an action plan has been chalked out to bring back workers in buses.
April 23, 2020 3:40 pm
The chief ministers of Punjab, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Puducherry demanded a financial package for the states to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 23, 2020 1:03 am
CM Baghel said CSR funds are meant to bring relief to those affected by establishment of industrial units, and the money going to PM CARES "will deprive people living near mining areas of basic facilities".
April 02, 2020 8:51 am
The Chief Minister sought that additional funds be deposited in Jan Dhan accounts as part of the Centre’s relief package for weaker sections in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak.
March 24, 2020 5:49 am
The bodies of the 17 security personnel, including 5 from Special Task Force (STF) and 12 from District Reserve Group (DRG), were recovered by a back-up force sent on Sunday. A Platoon commander and an assistant platoon commander of the STF were also among the dead.
March 24, 2020 2:13 am
The government has ordered suspension of public and private buses, auto and e-rickshaws and taxis with immediate effect.