Milind Ghatwai

Articles By Milind Ghatwai

Madhya Pradesh minister calls BJP’s sapling project a scam

While planting the saplings on July 2, 2017, at 1.21 lakh places by roping in officials from different government departments, Chouhan had claimed that the effort was set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records.

After killing plan, Digvijaya Singh seeks revamp of Bhopal slaughterhouse

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Saturday wrote to Chief Minister Kamal Nath requesting him to modernise and expand the existing slaughterhouse in the city.

Digvijaya writes to MP CM against slaughterhouse closure, wants existing one modernised

The BJP government had finalized a place near Aadampur Chhavani, following NGT's order that the slaughterhouse functional in Jinsi locality of the old city for decades be shifted outside the limits of Bhopal Municipal Corporation.

Madhya Pradesh considers cess to fund projects for cows

Chief Minister Kamal Nath gave an indication to this effect on Friday while reviewing Project Gaushala at a meeting where a presentation was made on different kinds of cess either being imposed or considered by governments of Punjab, Rajasthan, UP and Haryana.

Farm loans not waived fully: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Addressing party workers in Bhind, Scindia said, “You had promised to waive farm loans of up to Rs 2 lakh. But loans of up to only Rs 50,000 have been waived. Loans of up to Rs 2 lakh should be waived.”

Send cows to shelters, be counted among gau bhakts: Digvijaya to Kamal Nath

Taking to Twitter, the former MP chief minister referred to a photograph of cows along the Bhopal-Indore highway and raised the issue of accidents and asked "where are the gau rakshaks who love the gau mata".

Madhya Pradesh: BJP set to oppose plan for bifurcating civic body in Bhopal

The Bhopal collector issued a notification on Tuesday, inviting objections within a week to the proposed bifurcation of the 85-ward corporation.

Governor Lalji Tandon clears ordinance, hits back at Congress Madhya Pradesh

All mayors in the 16 municipal corporations in the state are from BJP.

Madhya Pradesh Governor clears ordinance on mayoral elections

Now mayors will be elected by councilors and not by people, which is the current practice. However, while clearing the ordinance the Governor expressed displeasure over Rajya Sabha MP and legal expert Vivek Tankha's tweet calling it violation of constitutional limits.

Denied permission for armed rally, VHP leader threatens administration

The procession in question was a traditional Shastra Puja (weapon worship) ahead of Dussehra.

Madhya Pradesh stops chicken sale at milk kiosk

On Saturday, Sahakari Bharati, an organisation with links to the RSS staged a protest near the kiosk.

Congress reminds MP Governor Lalji Tandon of ‘rajya dharma’

The ordinance, cleared by the Cabinet on September 25, seeks to change the practice of people electing mayors of municipal corporations and presidents of smaller civic bodies in direct elections.

In Madhya Pradesh, politics over civic body polls

All 16 municipal corporations in the state have BJP mayors. A delegation of office-bearers of All India Council of Mayors called on Tandon on Friday requesting him not to endorse the Congress government’s decision.

School play shows Godse in RSS uniform, sparks row

The play showed a boy in RSS uniform pointing a pistol at another boy dressed as Mahatma Gandhi.

Madhya Pradesh set to get its seventh tiger reserve

A committee set up by the state government to finalise contours of the core and buffer areas of the proposed reserve, to be carved out of the Ratapani wildlife sanctuary, has submitted its report.

Honey trap case: MP government reconstitutes SIT again

In a late-night reshuffle, additional DG (Counter-intelligence and ATS) Sanjeev Shami was removed as the SIT chief and transferred as ADG (selection and recruitment) at the police headquarters, with additional charge of anti-Naxal operations.

MP: Held for rape and murder as minor, he now gets death for similar crime

He was a minor when he was convicted of murdering a seven-year-old girl after raping her in Mandsaur in 2013. He spent the next three years in an observation home.

Congress moves EC after BJP leader calls MP bypoll India-Pakistan contest

He asked the crowd to shout “Bharat Mata ki jai” to prove whether they are on the side of Hindustan or Pakistan.

Madhya Pradesh: BJP lightweight vs Congress veteran in Jhabua

The bypoll was necessitated after sitting MLA G S Damor was elected to the Lok Sabha.

MP honeytrap case: Special DG accuses DGP of trying to tarnish his image

The matter came to light recently in Indore, where an engineer with Indore Municipal Corporation approached the police with a complaint that he was being blackmailed with a sex clip.