MARCH 2022

16.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH Baghel on accelerating eco growth with SDGs Chhattisgarh Chief Minister BhupeshBaghel on Sunday held a discussion with experts from the Netherlands and the US on possibilities of accelerating economic growth with the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. Vikas Mehta (US), CEO SED Fund, Dr. Kartikeya Singh (Netherlands), Deputy Director, SED Fund, and Ritvika Bhattacharya, CEO, Swaniti Initiative, called on the Chief Minister here. The advisor to the Chief Minister and Vice Chairman of the Chhattisgarh Green Council, Pradeep Sharma, was also present. The discussion revolved around the prospects of establishing new industries on the lines of sustainable development ... Read more

15.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH Women’s respect is part of Chhattisgarh’s culture: CM Chief Minister BhupeshBaghel on Sunday said respect and honour to women is part of the Chhattisgarh culture and that is why the state stood first in sex ratio across the country. This is also the reason why women in the state were scaling new heights in all spheres, he added. Baghel was addressing the people in the 27th episode of the radio programme ‘Lokvaani’ aired from Akashvani on ‘Chhattisgarh Sarkar – Naari Shakti KeSarokaar’. The percentage of women members in the Chhattisgarh Assembly is more than any other House in the ... Read more

13-14.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH Empowered committee mulls establishment of C-Marts   Chhattisgarh Chief Secretary Amitabh Jain on Friday told officials to take necessary steps for effective implementation, monitoring and coordination to establish C-Marts in each district headquarter across the state. An official communication said that at a meeting of the empowered committee, Collectors were told to enlist and prepare details of the Self-Help Groups, weavers, artisans and cottage industries of their districts whose products would be on sale at the showrooms of C-Marts. The Chief Secretary stressed the need to properly commercially market the products made in rural areas, the communication said. On ... Read more

12.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH Women’s respect is part of Chhattisgarh’s culture: CM Chief Minister BhupeshBaghel on Sunday said respect and honour to women is part of the Chhattisgarh culture and that is why the state stood first in sex ratio across the country. This is also the reason why women in the state were scaling new heights in all spheres, he added. Baghel was addressing the people in the 27th episode of the radio programme ‘Lokvaani’ aired from Akashvani on ‘Chhattisgarh Sarkar – Naari Shakti KeSarokaar’. The percentage of women members in the Chhattisgarh Assembly is more than any other House in the ... Read more

11.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH Baghel on accelerating eco growth with SDGs   Chhattisgarh Chief Minister BhupeshBaghel on Sunday held a discussion with experts from the Netherlands and the US on possibilities of accelerating economic growth with the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.   The discussion revolved around the prospects of establishing new industries on the lines of sustainable development goals. This would help eliminate the ill effects of climate change. The Chief Minister briefed about the steps undertaken to strengthen the rural economy in Chhattisgarh. He pointed out that GodhanNyayYojana had been instrumental in converting cow dung into vermi-compost and other products. ... Read more

09.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH   Chhattisgarh budget: Old Pension Scheme makes comeback, farm labourers to get increased support   Chhattisgarh will restore the old pension scheme for the state government employees, waive examination fee for competitive exams organised by the state and increase payouts under the Rajiv Gandhi BhoomiheenKrishiMazdoorNyayYojana to Rs 7,000, chief minister Bhupesh Baghel said while presenting the state budget for 2022-23 in Raipur. Baghel also promised free electricity to farmers in a budget that breached an allocation of Rs 1 lakh crore for the next fiscal. The Old Pension Scheme, the implementation of which Baghel had agreed to consider following an internal party ... Read more

08.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH KaushalyaMatritvaYojana Chief Minister BhupeshBaghel of Chhattisgarh has launched the ‘KaushalyaMatritvaYojana’. On this occasion cheques of Rs 5,000 each were also given to five women beneficiaries for safe motherhood at a state-level conference. Under this scheme, on the birth of a second girl child Rs 5000 financial assistance will be given to women. ‘KanyaVivahYojana’ Coffee Table Book, brochures of schemes related to women empowerment, and Sakhi One Stop Center Telephone Directory were also released by the Chief Minister. This scheme was also started to address the issues of women lagging behind men in economic participation. Initiatives like ‘MahilaMadai’ were also ... Read more

07.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH 1.7 lakh kids become malnutrition-free in Chhattisgarh: Women and Child Development Citing a survey of women and child development, the state government claimed that the rate of child malnutrition has reduced to 19.86% from 30.13% in Chhattisgarh. In Chhattisgarh, nearly 1.70 lakh children have become free from malnutrition with the successful implementation of Mukhyamantri SuposhanAbhiyaan (Chief Minister’s Nutrition Campaign) which started on October 2, 2019, said officials. As per officials of women and child development, MukhyamantriSuposhanAbhiyaan proved to be successful in reducing malnutrition rate in Chhattisgarh. According to the data of the “VajanTyohar” (weight festival) organized by the Department of Women and Child ... Read more

05-06.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

  CHHATTISGARH Efforts on to step up use of IT in Chhattisgarh courts Chhattisgarh high court Chief Justice Arup Kumar Goswami, Chief Minister BhupeshBaghel and other senior officials had a meeting to discuss various issues, including promoting effective use of Information technology (IT) in courts in the state. Various topics related to the high court and the Courts of Chhattisgarh including more effective use of e-courts, progress of e-courts and e-challan system, attendance of doctors in court through video conferencing were discussed in the meeting. In the Courts of Chhattisgarh, information technology is being used to make the judicial process convenient and ... Read more

04.03.22 CGPSC Daily Current Affairs

CHHATTISGARH Govt to give ₹20k to first two daughters of labourers The Chhattisgarh government has decided to give financial assistance of Rs 20,000 each to the first two daughters of labourer families for their education, employment and marriage. Chief minister BhupeshBaghel had announced the scheme on Republic Day. To apply under ‘Noni SashaktikaranSahayataYojana’, a labourer must be a permanent resident of Chhattisgarh and registered with the Chhattisgarh Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board. Only adult, unmarried daughters of labourers can avail of the scheme. Besides, one or both parents of the girl should be registered with the labour board for at least a ... Read more