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.
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.
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.
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.”
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".
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.
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.
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.